Firefighters have theirs. Dentists too, They have their own saint.
As long as a profession has its own saint, keeping an eye on its representatives, one can be safe and feel proud that one is doing an honourable job. Honourable, if one follows some unwritten, but mostly defined and commendable business practices.
Which would that be in the profession of translation?
There are values that one must uphold in order to sustain business growth.
I wrote about the need to show gratitude whenever and wherever there is an opportunity to make it felt in relationships, be it in a relationship with clients and in that with fellow translators…