So You Want to Become a UN Interpreter

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How can I become a UN interpreter? I get asked the question often by novice and experienced interpreters alike: Well, there is no real short answer to that question. Joining the staff of an international organization is a multi-step process, .. Read More.

The Power of Silence. Lessons from Beethoven

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“The right word may be effective, but no word was ever as effective as a rightly timed pause.” —Mark Twain Toward the end of his life, Ludwig van Beethoven experienced growing hearing impairment that eventually left him completely deaf. The .. Read More.