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How to Develop Your Freelancing Career with Scribie

How to Develop Your Freelancing Career with Scribie

During the height of the COVID-19 pandemic, over 22 million jobs were lost. Ways of working had to adjust. We witnessed The Great Resignation or what some might call The Great Renegotiation. Some businesses are gradually returning to the office while many are still trying to figure it out. How about you–have you considered becoming …

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5 Tips and Tools for a Successful Start to 2022

5 Tips and Tools for a Successful Start to 2022

New year, fresh start.? We hope you were able to recharge and were inspired over the holiday season. Do you already have some goals in mind that you want to achieve this year? Good for you! To succeed with your goals, it needs a lot of hard work. If you’re planning to continue working remotely …

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Transcription Tips from Scribie Proofreaders

Transcription Tips from Scribie Proofreaders

Fast is fine, but accuracy is everything. – Wyatt Earp First drafts exist for a reason. As for producing transcripts, we want to make sure that a quality assurance system is in place. Scribie’s four-step process includes a proofreading step to regularly produce high-quality transcripts. The file alternates between proofreading and quality check until it …

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How to Achieve a Stress-Free Freelancer Lifestyle

How to Achieve a Stress-Free Freelancer Lifestyle

Do you think that the freelance lifestyle is suitable for you? What are the ways to improve your lifestyle once you become a freelancer? Surveys show that remote working is here to stay. The working sector has realized the benefits of remote work, and some may even consider adding gigs to diversify their income. If …

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Online and Offline Side Hustles to Diversify Your Income

Online and Offline Side Hustles to Diversify Your Income

Amid the challenges from 2020, many employees were introduced to more flexible work schedules. If you’re one of those that are looking into diversifying income sources or seeking ways to spend extra time productively, we invite you to look into side hustles that you could add to your list of activities. Side hustles or side …

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How to Improve Listening Skills and Get Comfortable With Accents

How to Improve Listening Skills and Get Comfortable With Accents

“The single most important key to success is to be a good listener.” ― Kelly Wearstler. While many of us invest in improving our speaking skills, developing our ability to listen is wildly underrated. A study shows that we spend 45% listening as a form of communication. However, unlike in an actual conversation, transcribers cannot …

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Literary Devices: Learn Common Techniques and Elements

Literary Devices: Learn Common Techniques and Elements

Get the hang of common literary techniques and literary elements. Previously, we discussed literary devices to help you get even more familiar with the English language. Needless to say, this helps you with everyday communication and transcription work. This time, we’re going to elaborate further as we dive deeper into literary devices. Literary devices? Literary …

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Tips for Transcribers: American vs. British Spelling

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 …

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Transcription Tips from Scribie QCs

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 …

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Time Management Tips for Scribie Transcribers

Time Management Tips for Scribie Transcribers

Time is every individual’s most valuable resource. It goes by whether we like it or not. Unlike a lot of our other resources, it’s one thing that we cannot regain. One of the best parts of being a Scribie transcriber is having full control over your time. You get to balance transcription work with other …

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