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How long after you wake up in the morning before you are at work translating?
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How many words do you translate per hour?
By Natalia Zudaire - featured on Jul 30, 2005
200-300 28.6%
300-400 21.7%
400-500 13.7%
500-600 10.9%
100-200 9.6%
600-700 4.4%
1000+ 3.2%
700-800 2.7%
<100 2.3%
900-1000 2.0%
800-900 0.9%
562 vote(s). You have voted on this poll.
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Do you look at the ProZ.com Blue Board and/or other lists before working with a new client?
By anonymous - featured on Jul 29, 2005
Yes 86.5%
No 13.5%
631 vote(s). You have voted on this poll.
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Have you earned a tested credential?
By anonymous - featured on Jul 28, 2005
Yes 35.1%
No, but I plan to 29.2%
No, and I don't see the need 21.2%
No convenient opportunity to get one 14.4%
561 vote(s). You have voted on this poll.
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In how many currencies do you invoice?
By Carl Sennett - featured on Jul 27, 2005
2 40.1%
1 28.3%
3 23.9%
More 7.7%
548 vote(s). You have voted on this poll.
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Do you use a nickname in Proz.com? Are you male or female?
By Claudia Iglesias - featured on Jul 27, 2005
No / Female 46.3%
No / Male 26.5%
Yes / Female 18.5%
Yes / Male 8.8%
1024 vote(s). You have voted on this poll.
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What is your favorite feature of ProZ.com?
By two2tango - featured on Jul 23, 2005
KudoZ questions 35.4%
Jobs 22.1%
Forums 13.8%
Blue Board 13.5%
KudoZ glossaries 9.0%
Other 4.3%
Articles Knowledgebase 1.0%
Powwows 0.5%
GlossPost 0.2%
Hosting 0.2%
421 vote(s). You have voted on this poll.
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Do you work on weekends?
By Cecilia Civetta - featured on Jul 22, 2005
Very often 39.9%
Sometimes 36.0%
Always 17.0%
Seldom 6.1%
Never 0.9%
641 vote(s). You have voted on this poll.
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Do you have cat and/or dog and/or other pet(s)
By Vladimir Dubisskiy - featured on Jul 22, 2005
Yes 45.3%
No 26.8%
Circumstances don't allow 15.0%
I plan to 6.5%
Don't like pets 6.4%
720 vote(s). You have voted on this poll.
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Do you have a third party proofread your translations before delivery?
By anonymous - featured on Jul 21, 2005
No, never 37.3%
Sometimes 36.2%
It depends 19.9%
Yes, always 6.6%
351 vote(s). You have voted on this poll.
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When are you at your best?
By Louise Dupont - featured on Jul 21, 2005
All day 47.3%
I work till 4 am 23.6%
All night 16.3%
I wake up at 4 am 12.8%
749 vote(s). You have voted on this poll.
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How many cases of non-payment have you experienced?
By anonymous - featured on Jul 19, 2005
1-3 53.0%
none 39.6%
3-5 4.8%
5-10 1.6%
over 10 1.0%
670 vote(s). You have voted on this poll.
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How many hours do you work per day?
By elzosim - featured on Jul 18, 2005
8-12 hrs 42.7%
4-8 hrs 36.4%
>12 hours 8.1%
<4 hrs 7.7%
Whenever I am awake. 5.2%
729 vote(s). You have voted on this poll.
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Do you consider yourself a good translator?
By Evert DELOOF-SYS - featured on Jul 17, 2005
I'm good 50.9%
I'm excellent 25.5%
I do my best 21.9%
Not yet 1.6%
693 vote(s). You have voted on this poll.
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Do you play sports or exercise?
By Harry Bornemann - featured on Jul 16, 2005
Several times a week 33.3%
No, never 19.4%
Once a week 18.8%
Once a month 10.2%
Once a year 10.1%
Each day 8.2%
754 vote(s). You have voted on this poll.
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How do you judge your rates in your dominant language pair?
By Csaba Ban - featured on Jul 14, 2005
Average 46.8%
Slightly below average 21.3%
Slightly above average 19.7%
Well above average 7.6%
Well below average 4.7%
620 vote(s). You have voted on this poll.
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Where are you working from now?
By anonymous - featured on Jul 13, 2005
An office in my home 46.5%
My home (but not an office) 43.6%
An office (not in my home) 6.8%
I'm traveling 3.1%
770 vote(s). You have voted on this poll.
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Do you ever miss a deadline?
By Nikki Graham - featured on Jul 13, 2005
No, never 56.5%
Rarely 35.4%
Sometimes 6.1%
Often 1.4%
Usually 0.3%
Always 0.3%
718 vote(s). You have voted on this poll.
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How many active clients do you have right now?
By Marion Schimmelpfennig - featured on Jul 12, 2005
3 - 5 37.6%
1 - 2 25.6%
6 - 10 22.7%
> 15 9.2%
11 - 15 4.8%
784 vote(s). You have voted on this poll.
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What do you do when offered more work than you can handle?
By two2tango - featured on Jul 11, 2005
Refuse the job 59.3%
Share the job and the risk at the same rate 15.5%
Subcontract at a lower rate, assuming the risk 14.9%
Other (please comment in the discuss forum) 10.2%
637 vote(s). You have voted on this poll.
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Do you take your laptop with you on vacation?
By Monika Coulson - featured on Jul 9, 2005
Always 37.4%
Never 31.6%
Sometimes 31.0%
677 vote(s). You have voted on this poll.
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Do you work for agencies or direct clients?
By anonymous - featured on Jul 8, 2005
Mainly translation agencies 37.6%
Both 35.0%
Only translation agencies 14.7%
Mainly direct clients 8.9%
Only direct clients 3.9%
743 vote(s). You have voted on this poll.
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What is your most common payment period?
By anonymous - featured on Jul 7, 2005
30 days net. 65.5%
60 days net. 20.2%
Upon receipt of translation. 6.0%
14 days (as per EU req) 5.0%
90 days net. 3.0%
More than 90 days net. 0.4%
823 vote(s). You have voted on this poll.
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In which field do you translate most frequently?
By two2tango - featured on Jul 6, 2005
Technical 38.5%
Legal 13.7%
Other 11.7%
Business / Financial 11.4%
Medical 8.8%
Marketing 8.8%
Social science 3.9%
Literary 2.4%
Natural science 0.7%
736 vote(s). You have voted on this poll.
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Do you ever translate into a language that is not your native one?
By anonymous - featured on Jul 5, 2005
Yes, occasionally 41.8%
No, never 38.1%
Yes, often 20.1%
792 vote(s). You have voted on this poll.
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How many words do you translate per month?
By Claudia Iglesias - featured on Jul 4, 2005
20,000-40,000 30.0%
40,000-60,000 23.2%
> 60,000 17.6%
< 10,000 15.5%
10,000-20,000 13.7%
586 vote(s). You have voted on this poll.
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Is translation your only source of income?
By Elías Sauza - featured on Jul 3, 2005
Yes - 100% freelance 58.9%
No - I do other work 32.6%
Yes - freelance + inhouse 4.9%
I am a student 2.1%
Yes - 100% inhouse 1.5%
751 vote(s). You have voted on this poll.
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How long did it take you to build your freelance career?
By anonymous - featured on Jul 2, 2005
1-2 yrs 29.3%
2-3 yrs 21.9%
< 1 yr 20.7%
3-5 yrs 12.9%
5+ yrs 10.8%
I am not a freelancer 4.5%
778 vote(s). You have voted on this poll.
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How have your average rates evolved in the last 12 months?
By two2tango - featured on Jun 30, 2005
They are about the same 57.5%
They have risen 34.3%
They have fallen 8.2%
744 vote(s). You have voted on this poll.
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Do you ever quote without seeing the source?
By anonymous - featured on Jun 28, 2005
Yes, but I may modify my quote 31.2%
No 25.3%
Only for familiar clients 24.3%
Yes, and I stick to my quote 19.1%
679 vote(s). You have voted on this poll.
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What do you think of ProZ.com's new Articles Knowledgebase?
By anonymous - featured on Jun 27, 2005
Possibly useful 55.0%
It is excellent! 35.1%
Not for me 9.9%
555 vote(s). You have voted on this poll.
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Do you think SDL's acquisition of Trados will be good for translators?
By anonymous - featured on Jun 23, 2005
Don't know 38.8%
No 30.6%
Yes 17.8%
It won't change anything 12.8%
304 vote(s). You have voted on this poll.
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Which web browser do you use?
By anonymous - featured on Jun 22, 2005
Microsoft Internet Explorer 49.2%
Mozilla Firefox 34.2%
Other 9.9%
Opera 4.5%
Safari 2.2%
937 vote(s). You have voted on this poll.
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Should ProZ.com run daily polls?
By anonymous - featured on Jun 20, 2005
No, run polls less frequently 68.6%
Yes 31.4%
No, don't run polls at all 0.0%
35 vote(s). You have voted on this poll.
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