Tag: Entrepreneur

My Nightly Routine

As a business owner (or even a freelance interpreter) having a routine and sticking to it can be one of the best things you can do for yourself. I plan…
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3 Reasons Why I Let God All Up In My Business

When I let God all up in my business… He gives me a sound mind so that I can work on my businesses with no distractions. I had a REAL problem…
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Why I Don’t Lower My Prices

The other night, I was having dinner with my girlfriends and came to the realization that even after raising my prices, I was STILL undercharging. So after some soul searching,…
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Beauty For Ashes Hair Salon and Color Bar is Deaf Friendly!

I went to Beauty for Ashes Salon and Color bar and fell in LOVE with the atmosphere. Everyone in the place was friendly and I felt ZERO negativity. I enjoyed my experience there…
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What Laws Mandate The Provision of Sign Language Interpreting?

So you want to become an interpreter, huh? Are you ready? Get your pen and paper, and get familiar with these laws. Your career depends on it. Keep in mind…
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How Did Sign Language Interpreting Come To Be A Profession?

Back in the day, before RID came into existence, there were people who were interpreters for family and friends. Interpreting wasn't their main job. They had a regular 9-5 and some…
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How to Become A Sign Language Interpreter

There are different avenues on how to become a certified Sign Language interpreter. Some states have a licensure board that has a system in place to issue permits to non-certified interpreters. Let's…
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What Exactly Does RID do + What Is It’s Function?

RID has many functions and if you're planning to become an interpreter, be proactive and know what they are. Because of RID, there is a national standard of quality for…
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Why Your Business Should Be Deaf Friendly

Having a Deaf friendly business means to have an accessible business - a business that is accessible to the Deaf community. Some examples are providing sign language interpreters at your…
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