When you think of hiring a transcription service as per your job requirement, you need to consider the exact type of transcription that you will be requiring. While people might understand the idea behind getting an unabridged account of what was spoken in a meeting, a lecture, or a seminar in simple terms, they might be clueless as to what a transcript looks like actually. Continue reading
Getting your first freelance business transcription client can be a challenge. You just need to act and keep going because clients won’t just magically appear. Like in any other service, a lot of people may not want to buy what you offer but there will always be some who do. Therefore, you will need to invest on those few good people. The key is to make yourself look as if you have been in the business for years. Offer discounts and always try to meet or exceed your client’s expectations.
When getting started as a transcriber, you may be confused about the rules to follow, how to format your transcripts and when to use colloquial expressions. Read on for an introduction to basic transcription guidelines.
Note: Different transcription companies may have specific additional rules to be followed. You should confirm and conform to the rules of the company where you are applying for transcription work. Continue reading