5 ways the transcription industry contributes to inclusivity

Transcription is a unique industry that provides vast opportunities for transcriber and client alike. There is, however, a strong tendency to focus on the economic, legal and practical benefits when considering transcription.  Today we reflect on the social inclusion benefits that are often overlooked.   1. Transcribing the written word into text can be helpful [...]

By |2019-08-13T08:36:15+00:00August 13th, 2019|Transcription Services|0 Comments

Client case study: Unconventional uses for transcription

Elves and Wizards and Dragons, oh my! A Transcriber’s Adventures in Fantasyland Our work as a transcription service traditionally takes us into doctors’ surgeries, boardrooms and police stations, but we’re always happy to get involved with a new challenge, especially if it involves journeying to far off places on spellbinding adventures! This week I spoke [...]

By |2020-01-20T15:14:50+00:00January 22nd, 2019|Transcription Services|0 Comments

5 Ways Transcription Services Could Save You £1000s

5 Ways Transcription Services Could Save You £1000s As bloggers across the internet brace themselves for a low spend (or no spend!) January, we look at how engaging the services of a good transcription company can actually be a very frugal choice in the long run. Time is money. You can reduce your workload and [...]

By |2019-01-30T15:14:55+00:00January 16th, 2019|Financial|0 Comments

Festive Opening Times 2018

Our Christmas office opening hours are: Friday 21 December:                       9.00 to 17.00 hrs Monday 24 December:                   9.00 to 12.00 hrs Tuesday 25 December:                   Closed Wednesday 26 December:      [...]

By |2019-01-30T15:14:55+00:00December 17th, 2018|Financial|0 Comments

A Quick Guide to Court Transcription

A Quick Guide to Court Transcription. Apple Transcription has a dedicated team of professional court transcribers. We can provide solutions to suit a wide variety of record keeping requirements. It’s vital that all court transcripts are recorded accurately and our team prides itself on getting it right first time, every time. We’re also used [...]

By |2019-12-13T15:07:57+00:00October 11th, 2018|Transcription Services|0 Comments

What is Transcription?

What is Transcription? Transcription is the art of faithfully converting live conversations, audio recordings and videos into written form. Transcription services provide a full and accurate written record that can be easily referred to as and when needed. Who needs transcription services? Transcription is needed for a wide range of services, across many different sectors. [...]

By |2019-01-30T15:14:56+00:00September 19th, 2018|Transcription Services|0 Comments

What goes into transcribing a recording?

What goes into transcribing a recording? We know that the documents that we produce are often required urgently for use in court proceedings, business meetings and to meet research deadlines. We wish that we could wave a magic wand and produce perfect transcripts instantaneously but unfortunately that’s not within our power at the moment! Apple [...]

By |2019-01-30T15:14:56+00:00August 30th, 2018|Financial|0 Comments

Verbatim vs non-verbatim transcription

Verbatim vs non-verbatim transcription What is verbatim transcription? ‘Verbatim’ simply means “word for word”.  In the transcription industry we use different types or levels of verbatim transcription to balance the need for absolute word-for-word accuracy against the need for a readable, meaningful document. The type of verbatim transcription you require will depend entirely on how [...]

By |2018-06-19T09:02:02+00:00June 19th, 2018|Transcription Services|0 Comments

Getting the most from your transcription service: How to record quality sound for quality transcripts

There is nothing more frustrating than receiving a transcript that is full of gaps because of an unclear audio file, but choosing a reputable transcription firm can go a long way in helping to improve the quality of a transcript.  Experienced transcribers will take special care to re-listen to inaudible segments and use all their [...]

By |2019-01-30T15:14:56+00:00June 13th, 2018|Transcription Services|0 Comments

Human transcription vs speech recognition: which is the best route for your business?

Having provided transcription services to small businesses for more than 12 years, we’ve occasionally been asked the question ‘Which is best, human transcription or speech recognition?’ Here we’ll explore the subject a little deeper in light of claims made by some organisations offering speech recognition software.

By |2019-01-30T15:14:56+00:00April 26th, 2018|Transcription Services|0 Comments