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Anne Hickley
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Video Recording for Transcription - It May Not be Worthwhile

If you’re planning to make a video recording for transcription, whether digital or analogue, the first thing you need to consider is the reason for recording video rather than audio. If you ..
(July 23, 2007)
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How to Record Digital Audio From VHS Tape for Transcription

What you need A VHS player A PC/laptop A twin phono to 3.5mm (1/8 inch) Stereo Jack Lead (available from (for example) Maplin - UK, RadioShack -USA) A SCART phono out adaptor (available as above) ..
(July 31, 2007)
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Outsourcing Audio Transcription - A Retainer Contract May Be ..

If you're planning to outsource a significant amount of transcription or other administrative work on an ongoing basis then it may well be most cost-effective to use a retainer contract, rather than ..
(July 20, 2007)
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Outsourcing Audio Transcription - Why It Works

Outsourcing transcription works for many reasons, but the nub of the matter is that although anyone can set themselves up as a transcriptionist, a good transcriptionist is much more than just someone .
(July 17, 2007)
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Outsourcing Transcription - How to Get the Best Deal

There are many transcription services available but sometimes an affordable transcription service can seem hard to find. Transcription is not cheap, because it is a lot more involved than copy ..
(July 17, 2007)
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Presentations - Top Ten Tips

Like most of my tips articles this article will sometimes seem to state the obvious be believe me, these are all mistakes I’ve seen made in presentations by eminent speakers! Do make sure you ..
(July 13, 2007)
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Conference Transcription - What the Conference Organiser Needs .

This article aims to provide advice to conference organisers in obtaining transcription that is accurate, timely and complete. It suggests ways in which the conference organiser can help the ..
(June 11, 2007)
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Finding Affordable Transcription for Interviews, Focus Groups, .

You may have been conducting research interviews, focus groups, market research, but whatever your reason for recording conversations you’ll be looking for an affordable transcription service. ..
(March 13, 2007)
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Transcription vs. Copy Typing - What are They and How Do They ..

Many people are confused as to why transcription (audio typing) apparently costs more than copy typing, as both are typing services. This article aims to explain the differences between the two ..
(March 13, 2007)
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Transcription of Focus Groups - Make Sure Your Recording is Up .

Things to consider before conducting the focus group If you are conducting a focus group and need to produce a transcript of it later on for analysis then you need to consider the transcription ..
(March 16, 2007)
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Recording for Transcription - Digital Versus Analog

Firstly it is useful to understand the differences between digital and analog audio. This applies to any recordings, not just to recordings of voice for transcription. Analog machines, such as tape ..
(March 20, 2007)
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Some Examples Of Commonly Muddled Homonyms (Homophones)

One of the most frequent errors that I find when proofreading or checking transcriptions is the misuse of homonyms, or strictly speaking homophones. Homonyms are actually words with different ..
(February 27, 2007)
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Digital Recording For Transcription of Interviews – Top ..

Check with the interviewee that they do not mind being recorded for later transcription. It is wise to do this when arranging the interview as it will be a bit late to make alternative arrangements ..
(March 27, 2007)
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Digital Recording For Transcription of Focus Groups – Top ..

Check with the participants before the group starts that they do not mind being recorded for later transcription. Do this well in advance as if one person objects you may have to abandon the ..
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Transcription - Get Digital Recording Equipment That\'s Right ..

There is a bewildering away of recording equipment available to record your interviews, focus groups, conferences etc. for later transcription, but this article aims to inform you on the different ..
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