Demonstrated specific successes in managing direct, multiple and simultaneous projects
Demonstrated specific successes in managing change, influencing change, managing risk, and in leading negotiations
Demonstrated specific successes in collaboration, goal alignment, and customer advocacy
Demonstrated leadership qualities: integrity, credibility, professionalism, action orientation, drive, confidence, and the ability to thrive in a fast paced, ambiguous environment
Demonstrated outstanding communication skills, both verbal and written
I am a writer, born in Kosovo and raised in Kenya, where I have completed my primary and secondary education at Braeburn School. I have successfully completed my Bachelor’s degree at the University of Prishtina, with a semester abroad at Masaryk University in the Czech Republic. Currently I am completing my Master’s degree at the University of Prishtina. I work as a freelance translator and as an events manager.
Specialized in the translation of IT and technical content, including user interfaces, product brochures and specifications, operator manuals and user guides, patents, medical, engineering and technical journals, product specifications & brochures, user manuals & interfaces, and technical reports and materials requiring the use of specialized terminology of the scientific or technical field involved, etc.
I have completed large translation tasks for Google, Microsoft, Samsung, Sony, Philips, Elekta, Ford, YouTube, Nokia, Samsung, Philips, Canva, carroten, LG, DHL, Ford, Land Rover, Moneygram, Palmolive, ArtiCure
GIZ, UNDP Albania (UN Ocean Conference, tourism development plans, tourism-related publications), Albanian Ministry of Tourism, National Territorial Planning Agency, Protection and Preservation of Natural Environment in Albania - PPNEA (strategy and plan of adventure tourism promotion, etc.), Creative Europe program, Balkan Rivers (Save the Blue Heart of Europe campaign), etc.
I hold a Bachelor degree in English Language and Literature since 2001! I am also certified by the District Court in Prizren/ Kosovo as a Permanent Court Translator. Thanks to the well known reporter Christiane Amanpour from the CNN, whom I've met in Albania in April 1999, who recommended me to the director of the field office of the UNHCR in Kukes/Albania to work as a field assistant and at the same time provide interpretation/translation services for the organisation and local authorities. Then, in September I joined the OSCE mission in Kosovo, as a (senior) Human Rights Assistant, which position I held until March 2010. In 2010, respectively in September I started to work for the Ministry of Education of Kosovo as an English Language teacher, wherefore I continue to work now! With a strong character, dedication, professionalism and responsibility, I managed to hold important positions with in different institutions for over 20 years!
BesTel is a language-services company that initially evolved from within Macedonian Telecom—one of the leading companies in North Macedonia. While the company remains the exclusive Service Provider of language services to Macedonian Telecom, we also perform extensive work for other clients in the Republic of North Macedonia and abroad.
At the beginning of 2020 BESTEL has been certified as per ISO 9001:2015 and has as well become the first translation agency in North Macedonia certified as per ISO 17100:2015.
ISO 9001:2015 and ISO 17100:2015 certifications are result of our continuous and effective efforts on board and ashore for systematic improvement, proper implementation of the Company's procedures and enhancement of all the aspects related to the fulfilment of the Company's mission and vision.
The Company presently consists of a team of expert interpreters/translators and language professors selected according to the highest international standards of recruitment criteria.
Digital Content Providers, founded by Colin Crawford in 2020, delivers content creation, editing, translation, transcription, and teaching services in many languages.
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We will only work with content and translation that does not offend others.
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