Let's grow together with Community!
Why Acolad Community?
Being bilingual is not enough to make you a translator. We want to showcase translators and the key role they play in today’s society. We believe that the goodwill of a community is essential. Discussion with peers is the best way for freelance translators to expand their networks and help each other out.
The translation industry is in a state of upheaval, especially with the emergence of new technologies.
We are committed to making freelance translators agents of these changes.
Acolad Community is also…
The Community Newsletter,
a must-read source of information
Interactive Translator’s Map
Have you ever wondered where your colleagues are in the world?
Acolad Community is here to help freelance translators from around the world enrich their professional experience. At Acolad Community, we are currently creating an interactive map that represents all of the translators in the Acolad community around the world.
If you’d like to make a contribution to the map and make it bigger, you’ll just need to tell us your name and city of residence by clicking on this link.
As you may know, our community is made up of roughly 20,000 freelance linguists across 278 countries, representing 154 nationalities (including double nationalities) and 1,399 language pairs. We could easily refer to you as linguistic superheroes as well –...read more
Israeli author Etgar Keret once wrote a humorous – yet true – description of what makes a good translator: “[Translators] are like ninjas. If you notice them, they’re no good.” This is because translation is not only a matter of recreating words in a...read more
The translation profession is constantly changing, but one thing never changes: we cannot succeed as a translation agency without taking care of our freelance linguists. At Acolad Community, we aim to accompany you and help you keep abreast of the latest...read more