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It is often a misconception that transcription software used by professional transcribers automatically converts the speech into text. This is not the case, transcribers listen to the dialogue and manually type what they hear into an electronic text document.
There many types of podcasts. Music, chat, an interview, or one person speaking about advice or guidance in a specific niche, to name a few. Podcasts are a versatile media that you can listen to. You can download and listen to a podcast whilst driving, jogging in the park, walking the dog, working out at the gym. These are a few examples of how easy it is to listen and retain information.
. Recording interviews, conversations, meetings and such like is easier now than it ever has been. Technology has advanced so far we can now record on our smartphones at the touch of a button. Using modern technology in this way, as a back-up for detail discussed in a meeting, for example, or interviewing someone for… Continue reading What does a transcriber do and what is audio transcription?
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Because some pre-digital texts, documents, reports, contracts, books, newspapers and such like that have been kept from before the computer age people are now looking to back these up, wanting them to be digitalised.
I love being a transcriptionist, the challenges of keeping up with typing what is being spoken at the same time. I always aim to give as accurate a transcript as possible when listening to people, typing the correct punctuation and paragraphing. I dislike using inaudible time-stamps to indicate where I just couldn’t hear what the… Continue reading What challenges do I face as a transcriptionist?