Tips and Apps to Help Improve Your Typing Skills

Scribie transcribers are known for providing accurate transcripts with fast turnaround times. One of the essential skills a transcriber should have is a fast typing speed. Needless to say, it doesn’t stop there as accuracy and speed go hand in hand. You don’t want to spend your time going back to your transcripts editing typographical… Continue reading Tips and Apps to Help Improve Your Typing Skills

Understanding Literary Devices: Demystify Speeches and Conversations

Understanding Literary Devices Demystify Speeches and Conversations

Let’s learn about literary devices. Getting familiar with them enables you to interpret what speakers mean more easily. Needless to say, it helps as you work on transcripts. As you know, one of the key transcription skills is comprehension. You ought to have a strong grasp of the English language. Each time you transcribe an… Continue reading Understanding Literary Devices: Demystify Speeches and Conversations

2021 IRS Forms for US-Based Transcribers

With the updated regulations of the IRS, we will no longer issue 1099-MISC forms. Read on as we discuss further the upcoming changes and how you can proceed in time for the start of 2021. The 1099-MISC form will no longer be issued Transcription professionals with Scribie are considered independent contractors. Therefore, Scribie does not… Continue reading 2021 IRS Forms for US-Based Transcribers

Tips for Transcribers: American vs. British Spelling

We’re proud of how our community of transcribers is mastering their craft. Now, if you’re new to transcription, you must know that you will encounter some challenges, especially at the beginning of your career. One of the challenges you will face is dealing with highly-difficult files that include non-American accents (e.g., British, Australian, Hispanic, Native… Continue reading Tips for Transcribers: American vs. British Spelling

Transcription Tips from Scribie QCs

Being in the business of delivering high-quality transcripts, we have systems like the four-step process that allow us to produce the best and accurate transcripts to every business and individual in need of our service. As you might know, the fourth and final step of this process is the Quality Check. It serves as the… Continue reading Transcription Tips from Scribie QCs

Remote Work Tips: Stay Healthy and Productive Amidst the Crisis

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As the world faces the challenges of COVID-19, our thoughts are with the people around the globe who are affected. Fortunately, Scribie is in a unique position to support people working from home. With buyers and transcribers that are from almost every corner of the world, we remain open for business as we have been… Continue reading Remote Work Tips: Stay Healthy and Productive Amidst the Crisis

Towards the Future of Transcription: Automation, Specialized Services and Co-Ownership

Towards the Future of Transcription

As technology rapidly advances, many parts of our lives evolve… Now, as changes are being introduced to our personal and professional lives, our vision of the future is more relevant than ever. Automation provides new options for our partners and customers. What do these changes mean for Scribie? Proactively, we’re tackling these questions as our… Continue reading Towards the Future of Transcription: Automation, Specialized Services and Co-Ownership

9 Transcription Productivity Tips from Scribie Professionals

9 Transcription Productivity Tips from Scribie Professionals

At Scribie, we believe in the importance of quality transcription. This is why we developed our signature 4-step process. Let me note that our quality transcripts are made possible by our network of talented transcriptionists. We asked some of our pros to share some tips that help produce consistent, high-quality transcripts. Scribie pros, Martin, Danijela,… Continue reading 9 Transcription Productivity Tips from Scribie Professionals

Support for Post Payment by Scribie

You finally decided that you wanted to get that project, business proposal, meeting, interview, etc. transcribed and you have selected Scribie as your choice of company with whom to do business. You select which turnaround option works best for you, but then you get to the payment page and discover you have to prepay. Why can’t you… Continue reading Support for Post Payment by Scribie