Monthly Archives: December 2016

Why Lawyers Should Quit Typing and Go for Dictating

Why Lawyers Should Quit Typing and Go for Dictating

Many legal firms utilize interview transcription services and other transcription solutions provided by a legal transcription company to transcribe depositions, client interviews and so on with a view to save time and effort. However, there are others who focus too much on written communications such as emails, memos, letters, notes and various reports instead of … Continue reading Why Lawyers Should Quit Typing and Go for Dictating

Podcast Transcripts – A Game Changer in the Classroom

Podcast Transcripts – A Game Changer in the Classroom

One would tend to think that podcasts are for those who don’t like reading and prefer an audio book instead. However, for the student community, podcasts and podcast transcription are useful learning tools. In an article published in The Atlantic, a teacher describes his positive experience with the podcast in the classroom, saying that it … Continue reading Podcast Transcripts – A Game Changer in the Classroom

Improve Your Grades with Effective Notetaking Strategies

Improve Your Grades with Effective Notetaking Strategies

Lectures are the most common mode of teaching in universities and therefore every student needs to have proper notetaking skills. Many students record lectures and rely on university transcription services to get permanent records of lectures for revision and to register relevant points to integrate with their own writing. They use robust notetaking apps that … Continue reading Improve Your Grades with Effective Notetaking Strategies

Tips to Record Minutes of Conference Call Meetings

Tips to Record Minutes of Conference Call Meetings

Conference calls help business speed up decision making. They are economical and save time and money, as you can conduct them in your home or office – without having to travel long distances. Meeting minutes are an important business record and conference call transcription ensures that the proceedings are available in written format. The key … Continue reading Tips to Record Minutes of Conference Call Meetings

How to Improve Quality and Turnaround Time of Your Transcription Service

How to Improve Quality and Turnaround Time of Your Transcription Service

Establishing appropriate TATs (turnaround times) is an important negotiation point between businesses that need transcription, and general transcription providers. In the present day business world, real-time information access is crucial and this has made turnaround times more significant. When outsourcing transcription tasks to save time and effort, businesses attach priority to three factors – superior … Continue reading How to Improve Quality and Turnaround Time of Your Transcription Service

Interview Transcription and Its Relevance in Research

Interview Transcription and Its Relevance in Research

Conducting academic/medical and other research requires a lot of time with a number of interviews and discussions to record, apart from the in-depth studies involved. All audio and video recordings obtained need to be made into neat transcripts, which researchers usually do with the help of a reliable provider of general transcription services. Most academics … Continue reading Interview Transcription and Its Relevance in Research

UN’s New Radio-Listening Tool – a New Frontier in Media Transcription

UN’s New Radio-Listening Tool – a New Frontier in Media Transcription

Speech recognition is one of the most difficult challenges of machine learning, but one which is easily handled by expert human transcriptionists. Media transcription recently got a boost with the news that the United Nations (UN) is developing a new radio listening tool. This technology is expected to be especially useful in countries where people … Continue reading UN’s New Radio-Listening Tool – a New Frontier in Media Transcription

Significance of Transcribing Your Audio Recordings

Significance of Transcribing Your Audio Recordings

Every business has to maintain textual records of all their audio as well as video recordings of important events, discussions, meetings, conferences and all other business interactions, which is usually managed well with the support of general transcription companies. Before the advent of modern technology and advanced office equipment, transcribing audio was a collaborative process … Continue reading Significance of Transcribing Your Audio Recordings