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Transcription: Hope in Times of Change

Change is one of the most challenging realities of life. Even fulfilled dreams can be transformed by unexpected changes. Sometimes when one has seemingly achieved his mission in life, it is when the most drastic changes happen to him.  Change, however, can also be brought about by a personal decision. I had been in the priestly ministry for the last four years when I met a woman who captivated my heart. Feeling unworthy to continue serving the Lord and being in a relationship with a woman, I
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Downloading? Or Podcast Transcription?

Web publishers have audio or video for downloading at their websites available for web users.  The problem is, not all are easily understood.  Podcasts have irregularities and so the contents which are very significant and serviceable could not be available for users immediately.  This drove web publishers to find an alternative solution podcast transcription which is possibly done by a professional transcriptionist. Publisher-User Benefits Search engine optimization is increased with organic

Tips To Work Online as a Legal Transcriptionist

Really, a person must have a good typing speed and some basic information about legal terminologies to become a legal transcriptionist in a company. It is hard however to get a job even if you have these skills. Therefore, you can participate in some online or school in legal transcription courses to achieve your diploma. The courses contain exceptional learning assistance and the period of these lessons takes about two to three months. The work of a legal transcriptionist is to transcribe audio
FTW Transcriber

Express Scribe – No Longer the Only Show in Town!

If Express Scribe exasperates you with its poor sound quality, slow loading time and high cost, there's now another solution. The FTW Transcriber is the new free transcription software from Tyger Valley Systems, and it's already in use by thousands of transcribers all over the world. FTWT, as it's called for short, has been designed to plug the many gaps that Express Scribe leaves unfilled. Patrick Gubbins, Tyger Valley Systems' Managing Director, says: "Express Scribe has been around a
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How A Medical Technology Graduate Can Work as a Transcriptionist?

It has been said that medical technology is the best foundation if a student plans on pursuing medicine. This was what I held on to when I took the course of medical technology. As I proceed in life and landed on a medical transcription training several months after I graduated, I then learned that medical technology is not just the best foundation for Medicine but for medical transcription as well. Medical transcription entails transcribing or converting the recorded medical files into text words

Medical Transcriptionist’s Reference Websites

Among medical transcriptionists (MTs), it is essential to share whatever knowledge that they acquire. Whenever one encounters new website that can help in improving the transcription work, it is best to share this to co-MTs. Here are some of the websites I find useful. MTWorld – Common Lab Values Hospital Link – List of Hospitals in the USA WebMD -  Physician’s directory
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Transcription: Shorthand to Foot Pedal Control

During the age of the manual typewriter skills in shorthand was very valuable to law firms, medical professions, and the business world.  The secretarial graduate is immediately hired inasmuch as he excels in Stenography. But today, shorthand has gone obsolete, replaced by the Foot Pedal Controlled Digital Transcription Audio Player, the Express Scribe Transcription Software. Early Transcriptions It was in the early 1960s and not 1970s that shorthand was the medium of taking down notes. Executives

Determination, Focus and Desire in Becoming a Transcriptionist

By Aina on Sat, May 1, 2010 at 3:25 AM: Even without adequate work experience, do you think you can start to work as transcriptionist? Yes, because I believe that work experience is not a basis because each and every new work is also new to the employee. What matters is the determination, focus and the desire of the person in that job. My passion and intelligence will help me to be productive for the company than those with experience and that’s what I believe and I can as an employee. I
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Common Reference Sites Used by Medical Transcriptionists

It’s never easy to transcribe a medical audio file that is why we need a large scope of reference materials at hand to reach our goal of 100% accuracy. Here are the common free reference websites that you can use as a medical transcriptionist: Medical Dictionary Medline Plus: Medicine Net: Medical Dictionary: MT Desk: Medic
Julia McCoy

Importance of Learning Country-Specific Accent

Welcome to The Transcriptionists’ Profiles, a series of interviews with people who are working as transcriptionists. In this article, I will feature my interview with Julie. To start, can you please tell me your current designation or level as a transcriptionist? (e.g. senior MT)? What is your location? Where are you presently connected? Julie: I worked as a transcriber in Cyber City Phil. Inc - Clark, Pampanga, Philippines and was promoted for QC. I lived in Mabalacat, Pampanga. As of now