Charles Aschmann (Owner/partner, Charles Aschmann Language Services) is a freelance translator living in Fort Valley, Virgina, USA. He has served on the JAT Board and currently helps with the Tech Team. He primarily translates patents and chemical and pharmaceutical documents. You may know him from his presentations on CAT tools and other forms of technology that aid translators, including speech recognition, handwriting recognition and OCR.
One great thing about a freelance career is that one never has to retire unless forced to by incapacity. However, commercial freelance translators and interpreters in any field might want to have options as they get older. This presentation takes a look at how planning can...