The AAIT Is Once Again Stimulating Job Growth for the T & I Industry in Metro Atlanta

The Atlanta Association of Interpreters and Translators (AAIT) is pleased to present its 2nd Annual Job Fair, taking place at the DeKalb County Manuel J. Maloof Center in Decatur, Georgia. This Job Fair is specifically geared towards translators and interpreters and features numerous exhibitors as well as on-site educational sessions that will take place simultaneously throughout the day. Bilingual or multi-lingual individuals interested in pursuing a career as a translator or interpreter are welcome to attend to learn more about this exciting and fast- growing profession.

The AAIT Job Fair is a unique opportunity for members of the translation and interpreting community to connect and network with representatives of organizations that hire, train or use the services of freelance, contract and full-time translators and interpreters as well as to learn tips and tricks on CV preparation, understanding contracts and more from seasoned professionals during four educational break-out sections.

When: Saturday, October 24th from 9:30am – 3:30pm
Where: DeKalb County Manuel J. Maloof Center 1300 Commerce Drive, Decatur, GA 30030

For more details about AAIT’s 2nd Job Fair, visit http://www.aait.org/aait-job-fair/.

To register for this FREE event, visit https://www.eventbrite.com/e/aait-2nd-annual-job-fair-tickets-17597733294

Here’s a taste of what participants said about our job fair last year:

  • “The Mentoring session was a tremendous help for a beginner.”
  • “EXCELLENT experience!”
  • “The speech and résumé sessions were fun and useful.”
  • “Please make this an annual event!!”
  • “Thank you so much for putting this job fair together. As someone new to the field, it was so great to network.”
  • “Job fair was a hit. Can’t wait till next year.”

Atlanta Association of Interpreters and Translators: The Atlanta Association of Interpreters and Translators (AAIT), established in 1981, is a non-profit organization and the Georgia chapter of the American Translators Association (ATA). Our mission is to promote the professions of translation and interpretation and to support translators’ and interpreters’ competency, skills, proficiency and expertise as well as to showcase language service resources to individuals, businesses, organizations and government agencies in the local and international community. Learn more about AAIT by visiting our website at www.aait.org or connecting with us on LinkedIn (https://www.linkedin.com/grps/Atlanta-Association-Interpreters-Translators-3293309), Twitter (@aaitdotorg) or Facebook (www.facebook.com/Atlanta-Association-of-Interpreters-and-Translators-198686690236790/)

The Fall 2015 Issue of Bridges is Here!

Dear friends and members of AAIT,
 
The Atlanta Association of Interpreters and Translators would like to wish you all a very happy International Translation Day! To celebrate this lovely holiday, we would like to unveil a revamped version of our newsletter, Bridges. A special thanks goes out to Lily Billingsley, our Bridges Editor-and-Chief, for a wonderful job! Bravo!
 
Enjoy!

Join Us at Our 2nd Job Fair!

Mark your calendars now for AAIT’s 2nd job fair on Saturday, October 24, 2015! We are excited to organize this unique opportunity for our members and friends to connect and network with representatives of organizations that use the services of freelance, contract and full-time translators and interpreters.

Date:

Saturday, October 24, 2015

Time:

9:30am-3:30pm (FREE PARKING)

Location:

DeKalb County Manuel J. Maloof Center 1300 Commerce Drive Decatur, GA 30030
Reserve your FREE space through www.EVENTBRITE.com: AAIT 2nd Annual Job Fair

Bring your résumés and business cards!  

Companies, organizations, government entities and educational institutions that hire, use or train professional translators and interpreters will be present at the job fair, so come prepared s on hand! Please visit our Job Fair webpage for additional information, such as exhibitors, educational program, etc.

We hope to see you there!

The Spring 2015 Issue of Bridges Is Now Available!

AAIT is pleased to announce the release of the fall 2014 issue of our newsletter, Bridges. Thank you so much too all who contributed to this issue of the newsletter. We hope you enjoy it!   Click here to download the Spring 2015 edition of Bridges   Would you like to contribute to the next issue of Bridges? We are now accepting contributions for upcoming AAIT newsletters, and we would love to hear from you! Please send your suggestions, articles, pictures, or news to:bridges@aait.org.