Margaret Hiley (MA, PhD) is a freelance German-English translator based in Rutland, England. A former university lecturer, she specialises in academic translation and language editing. Margaret is a Member of ITI, the Translators Association and the Society of Authors.
Why is trust central to translators? The famous sociologist Georg Simmel said that trust is needed to bridge gaps in time and information, when the trusted actions lie in the future, and you cannot know whether and how well they will be performed. Both of these apply a fortiori to the translation business: not only […]