how to take meeting minutes

How to Take Meeting Minutes Taking minutes at a meeting is a crucial job, this is our simple guide on what a professional minute taker should consider when attending a meeting. Take Note has been providing professional minute takers & transcription services to businesses across the globe for over a decade; this is our guide…

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When you say you freelance, plenty of people think you simply don’t work and have all the time in the world to listen to their problems. That’s not the case at all, it requires great self-discipline. Certain types of freelance work, like transcription can be much needed additional income that slots brilliantly into your schedule.…

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Have you ever tried to look for blessings ‘in the skies’, or wondered why someone has a ‘ship’ on their shoulder?  Perhaps you’ve been perplexed by the ‘lame man’ and his many terms, or simply couldn’t understand why someone would have zero ‘taller ants’. 

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What do the movie Titanic, a flight from the UK to Morocco, and the shaven heads of 662 Canadians all have in common? No idea? Well, they all take approximately the same amount of time as it takes a Take Note transcriber to produce an affordable transcript of one hour of audio.

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Journalling

As we hit the middle of January, now seems like a good time to check in on how we’re all doing with our New Year’s resolutions. We have officially passed the date when most people give up on their resolutions (January 10 th ), so if you’re still managing to keep up with yours, then…

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Language differences

In 2007, professors at the USA’s National Academy of Sciences discovered that native Russian speakers were quicker at identifying certain shades of blue than native English Speakers. And with that gem of a fact, I don’t want anyone complaining that we fail to bring you the important news here at Take Note!

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