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

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

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[…]

IMPORTANCE OF ‘FILLERS’ IN LEGAL TRANSCRIPTION

Out of the three main forms of Transcription, Verbatim transcription can be very time consuming and nerve-racking too. Verbatim transcription means to include each and every sound that is audible in the audio even fillers like ‘umm’, ‘aah’, ‘you know’, etc. Fillers can prove to be very crucial, mainly when it comes to legal transcription.[…]

CONDUCTING BETTER INTERVIEWS

We have been discussing a lot of topics here with a purpose of knowledge sharing. There are still a lot of subjects that need to be discussed and one such subject is conducting better interviews for transcription. Let’s discuss: VENUE: Try to conduct the interview at a non-public place to avoid any disturbance because the[…]