pdf eSense 44 | January-March 2017

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eSense 44 | January-March 2017
EDITORIAL What are words worth?
COVER STORY The power of words
REPORTAGE Disability insurance for ZZP-ers
TECH CORNER Fewer words, more graphics
BEST PRACTICE Translating the Great War: 1
BOOK REVIEW Of words and itchy pencils
LETTER TO eSENSE The last word
PROFILE Out of Afrikaans
GUEST BLOG I could have danced a lot
NEWS & VIEWS Hi Society
FROM THE EC So long, farewell, adieu…

pdf eSense 45 | April-June 2017

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EDITORIAL Ragini Werner on The serious business of having fun
EC BULLETIN Discovering Daphne Lees, Liz van Gerrevink and Paul Baker
COVER STORY: UPWARDS & OUTWARDS Anne Murrary (MET), Sarah Griffin-Mason (ITI) & Jenny Zonneveld (SENSE) on Reaching out to sister societies
ROVING REPORTS Freelancers unite! Sally Hill on The benefits of joining the Platform Zelfstandige Ondernemers. Business enlightenment or snake oil? Marianne Orchard investigates LinkedIn
BEST PRACTICE David McKay on Translating the Great War, Part II
SIG EVENT Joy Burrough and Camilla Maltas on 50 Shades of plagiarism
TECH TIP Claire Bacon shares her experience with UNPAYWALL | A new browser extension for free access to paywalled articles
BOOK REVIEW Helene Reid on In praise of profanity and Scorn
PROFILE Anne Hodgkinson talks to Vanessa Goad about | Finding creative meaning
GUEST BLOG: THE ROGUE LINGUIST Alison Edwards-Lange on How to be a monolingual Anglosplaining jerk
MENTORING Ruth E. Thaler-Carter on The basics of being a professional editor
WORD RAP, a NEW column on English idioms and expressions | Anne Paris on ‘It’s raining cats and dogs’

pdf eSense 46 | July-September 2017

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3 | EDITORIAL How to make a how-to issue | Ragini Werner
4 | COVER STORY How to do mentoring in SENSE | Sally Hill
7 | BEST PRACTICE How to pursue plagiarism | Marije de Jager (MET), Joy Burrough-Boenisch and Jackie Senior
10 | SENSE EVENT How to put on a SENSE event | Marianne Orchard
Robert Coupe on Professional Development Day
13 | GUEST BLOG How to do active marketing | Louise Harnby (SfEP)
15 | EXECUTIVE BULLETIN How to update the SENSE website | Jenny Zonneveld
17 | WORKSHOP REVIEW How to edit non-native English | Theresa Truax-Gischler
19 | BOOK REVIEW How to become a productive writer | Helene Reid
21 | PROFILE How to be a mentor/mentee | Anne Hodgkinson
23 | VOX POP I How to work at home | Diane Schaap et al
25 | WORD RAP How to talk twaddle | Anne Paris
26 | VOX POP II How to beat the dry spells | Inigar Renrew et al
28 | HI SOCIETY: SENSE’s first sponsorship effort, Taking the pith in advertising, See you in court, See you at the Social Media SIG, Talking of technical trickery, Farewell to Barbara Mooyaart-Doubleday, The early-bird alert

pdf eSense 25th Jubilee Souvenir_2015

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eSense 25th Jubilee Souvenir_2015

The very first SENSE Conference, held in celebration of our 25th Jubilee, took place at the historic Paushuize in Utrecht on 14 November 2015.

This special issue contains three photo albums of the successful event.

Scattered between the photos are our members’ impressions of the day, collected from our group on Facebook and the forum.

There are two accounts of what it was like to be there, and to round things off, we chronicle SENSE’s important ‘firsts’ as a Netherlands-based Anglophone society for language professionals.

pdf eSense 40 | 2016

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January-March 2016

Editorial: Lucid in the sky with diamonds
From the EC: A year of change ahead
Cover Story: Building your business
Poster Parade: My career, your career
Six Questions on writing for Piers Alder
Nick Cohen: Is there a right way to write?
Book Review: Unputdownable etymology
Tech Corner: Five tips for PerfectIt
Out of Office: Claire Jordan
Hi Society

pdf eSense 37 | 2015

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1st public pdf of eSense, edited by Cecilia M. Willems, April 2015


eSense 37 2015

April-June 2015

From the editor’s desk
Notes from the EC: Muffins in Mijdrecht
Jubilee special: Geoffrey Pullum on the myth that passives are wordy
Jubilee special: Mark Forsyth answers six questions...
Jubilee special: Venue fit for a pope
Jubilee special: In the office with Nigel Saych
Tales from the trenches: The times they are a-changin’*
AGM review: Old books and new impressions
SENSE survey: a peek at what’s ahead
The AGM caricature collection
Meet two new EC members: Jenny Zonneveld & Ragini Werner
Tech corner: PerfectIt, an Editing Tool for Pros
Out of office: Ann Scholten-Sampson
Thoughts on our forum
Hi Society

pdf eSense 38 | 2015

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1st eSense pdf to be posted on public eSense page. Edited by Ragini Werner.


eSense 38 2015July-September 2015

From the EC
Cover Story, Part I - Onwards & upwards with UniSIG
Cover Story, Part II - Embracing English
Six questions on organizing a conference
Tech corner - Making sense of the unimaginable
Are forum posts contagious?
Language professionals and the Nationaal Vertaalcongres 2015
Tales from the trenches - From artist to editor
Guest blog - Editing on a tropical vacation
Out of office - Lizzie Kean
That witch!
The SENSE collection - Peeves & pleasures
Hi Society

pdf eSense 41 | 2016

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eSense 41 2016April-June 2016

From the Editor: Freelance booty
Bulletin Board
Cover Story: Volunteering for SENSE
Volunteer Appreciation Day — A word of thanks
Best Practice: How to quote for jobs — Part 1
Tools of the Trade: Your editorial armoury
Book Review: Dissing the pundits & pedants
Six Questions: Three new EC members
Out of Office: Writer & volunteer, Bev Jackson
Guest Blog: Pickings from The Ex-Pat Files
Hi Society

pdf eSense 42 | 2016

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 eSense 42 2016

July-September 2016

FROM THE EDITOR - Life in the fast lane of the language professional
COVER STORY - Something for starters and seasoned professionals alike
SIX QUESTIONS - Sharing the basics of marketing
BEST PRACTICE - How to quote for jobs, Part 2
ENGLISH USAGE - Applying adjectives with aplomb
TECH CORNER - Making life easier on the road
OUT OF OFFICE - Intuitive optimizer, Jessie Cat Kelley
GUEST BLOG - Not English, not Dutch, but a language apart

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eSense 43 2016October-December 2016

Bigly collective effort
Breaking news
COVER STORY - The Conference Collection
Negotiating boundaries at the editorial-academic interface
Sensible marketing tips for introverts
How to quote for jobs - Part 3
Mythbusting financial translation
How English became English
See Molly Run


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Brave new word
From the EC: Guess what's coming soon!
Cover Story, Part I - Around the world ...
Cover Story, Part II ... of language conferences
Panel Discussion - Gatekeepers of the language
On using language corpus data to guide usage
The SENSE Collection - Meeting the presenters
Six questions on social media for Susan Aretz
SENSE Survey - Ready, set, action!
Tech Corner - Please remember me!
Review - The ultimate handbook on editing
Tales from the Trenches – Two for translation
Top Tips - On yer bike for editors’ insights
Showcase: Photographs by Henry Jansen
Out of Office - Rowing with Paulien Copper
Hi Society