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Increase Your Transcription Speed With Shortcut Keys

You can quickly increase your typing and transcription speed by using Word shortcut keys.

For example, pressing CTRL+B on the keyboard changes the selected text to bold. This is a lot faster than clicking Bold on the Formatting toolbar or selecting Bold in the Font dialog box (Format menu) to bold text.

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How Authors Use General Transcriptionists

The demand for transcription is huge. Not only are there unlimited opportunities for transcriptionists but there is plenty of well-paid transcription work.

Doing transcription for companies like CallGraph/Scribie, Quicktate, Transcribe Me, and Rev. doesn’t pay well but working for companies like that is an easy way to get started in transcription and build up . . . → Read More: How Authors Use General Transcriptionists

Why Do Many Businesses Outsource Transcription Services?

Find out why companies outsource transcription work and what the benefits are of outsourcing transcription work to transcription services. . . . → Read More: Why Do Many Businesses Outsource Transcription Services?

Transcription Kits And Foot Pedals

Recommended Transcription Equipment

You have many options available to get started with digital transcription and choosing digital transcription foot pedals.

If can’t afford buying a foot pedal, you can start with free software and use the controls in the software. I highly recommend getting a foot pedal. A foot pedal will instantly increase your transcription . . . → Read More: Transcription Kits And Foot Pedals

Transcription – A Great Career For Moms

Many people – especially moms are looking to make extra money working from home. Some are looking for a part-time or full-time job. But many jobs or work from home require some skills. And to acquire those skills, you often need some training!

Below are just a few of the reasons why transcription . . . → Read More: Transcription – A Great Career For Moms

How to Become a Police and Law Enforcement Transcriptionist

The demand for law enforcement transcriptionists has increased and continues to increase.

Audio and video can be evidence as part of an investigation. The transcription of these audios and videos provides documentation and clarity.

Law enforcement agencies, police departments, public defenders, prosecutors, attorneys and security companies need transcription of audio and video . . . → Read More: How to Become a Police and Law Enforcement Transcriptionist

Digital Transcription Makes It Possible To Work Anywhere

Transcription work from home is attracting many people. It has become a popular way to make money from home.

Transcribing means converting recorded audio or video to text by typing the information that’s on the recording.

Digital transcription changed the transcription industry. Through the Internet and digital transcription technology, you can do transcription work anywhere.

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Transcription Practice: Getting Ready For Transcription Work

 

Many people are looking into work at home transcription.

But many don’t know that there is a big demand for general, non-medical transcription.

Doctors are not the only ones who need reports converted into written form.

Many non-medical audio and video files also need to be converted to text files for referencing, archiving . . . → Read More: Transcription Practice: Getting Ready For Transcription Work

Why Choose Career Step Online Training vs Other Online Schools?

Are you interested in become a medical transcriptionist, medical transcription editor, medical coding and billing? Are you looking at online programs to get training in medical transcription, medical editor, medical billing? You may have looked at several online training programs and are not sure which one to choose.

All Online Training Courses Are Not The . . . → Read More: Why Choose Career Step Online Training vs Other Online Schools?

What is a Medical Transcription Editor?

What is a medical transcription editor?

A medical transcription editor or MT editor edits transcripts that are generated by other transcriptionist and by voice recognition to ensure that the transcript is accurate, error-free and matches the content of the original recording.

Medical transcription editors are becoming more and more in high demand. Here’s why:

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The Need and Requirements of Law Enforcement Transcription

Below are some extracts from an article from Police Chief Magazine that features three law enforcement agencies that are outsourcing their transcription. It discusses the need and requirements of law enforcement transcription.

(The article has been removed or moved but you can see their current magazine and articles at http://www.policechiefmagazine.org.)

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