The Importance of Time-codes in Transcription

Time-codes, or as they are sometimes called, Timestamps, are an important part of a Transcription. These are simply the time of a certain point in the recording that is written within a transcription. They identify an exact point in an audio recording where the written text was used. Usually time-codes are introduced using the format[…]

How does Transcription assist Students?

How does Transcription assist Students?

One thing all students seem to agree on is there is never enough time; time to study; do course work or work on their thesis. At a low cost they can ‘buy time’ by employing London Transcription Service. We will quickly and accurately transcribe lectures, research, interviews, essays, homework, notes for coursework and even a[…]

HOW TRANSCRIPTION CAN HELP SMALL BUSINESS

How Transcription can help Small Business

Small businesses tend to have problems larger companies don’t face; limited workforce and limited budget are only two. Limited workforce might mean more than you think. For example if you have a business meeting with another company about work, a large company can pay a legal professional to sit in on the meeting so they[…]

BENEFITS OF OUTSOURCING TRANSCRIPTION

Benefits of Outsourcing Transcription

There are a lot of benefits to outsourcing transcriptions for every type and size of business. Why this will help a business the most, is an individual matter, depending on the businesses needs and resources. The best reasons for doing it, however, remain unvaried, only the order of importance to each company changes.  Access to[…]

THE DO’S AND DONT’S OF VERBATIM TRANSCRIPTIONS

The Do’s and Dont’s of Verbatim Transcriptions

There are many things a transcriber must do or must not do when transcribing audio, but perhaps the first and most important is to find out what the client wants. There are different types of verbatim transcriptions, so you need to be aware if the client wants ‘clean/intelligent verbatim’, full/true verbatim or something else. Here[…]

FAST TRANSCRIPTION USING FOOT PEDAL

When it comes to transcription, speed is one of the most important parts of the job. Having a foot pedal that is reliable is important, but it’s only part of the equation. Another vital aspect of transcription is getting everything down correctly, which is a lot easier with a good headset. Here is a look[…]

Transcription softwares

Transcription software works as a tool used for the transcription of audio to text. There are a number of different software solutions on the market, but some are better than others. For a transcriptionist, you want the most features and reliability you can get. We’ll look at the best options out there and discuss why[…]