What is more boring than a thick and flat text?
Being creative is a crucial trait of the profession. Reading must remain a pleasure!
Translation does not come by itself.
It is necessary to be able to adapt to each area of specialization of the source material. Literature, law, and finance are not similar and thus should not be translated the same way.
Two words say it all: concept and context. A well translated work is a message passed as a whole, defined and adapted to its target.
English to French translation?