Ten Tips to Make the Most of Your ATA Directory Listing

It’s hard to get found if you’re not there!

More than 70% of members who list their services in ATA’s Directory of Translators and Interpreters report getting work through their listing.

You won’t be one of them if you haven’t completed your Directory profile questionnaire.

This ATA member benefit only works when you do!

Login to Members Only now and create your Directory listing. If you’re already listed, make sure your listing is up to date. Add new skills, attach your résumé, change keywords—a Directory listing is not a “set-it-up-and-forget-about-it” thing.

Ten tips to make the most of your ATA Directory listing

1. Keep your contact information current
2. Review your listing often to add new information
3. Check your spelling, grammar, and punctuation
4. Include non-English language combinations
5. Include all your areas of specialization
6. Include your Skype contact information
7. Attach your résumé to highlight skills and accomplishments
8. Keep the tool section of your profile updated
9. Experiment with different keywords in “Additional Information” section
10. Add your photo for a little personality and style

Learn more about creating your ATA Directory profile.

Read “Are You Getting the Most from Your ATA Directory Profile?” in The ATA Chronicle.

Attention Interpreters!
Interpreters now have more ways to get found in ATA’s Directory of Translators and Interpreters! Check out these new options to categorize your services, experience, and expertise.

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