5 Tips For High-Quality Meeting Recordings | Take Note

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We all know good notes are essential for maintaining the momentum of meetings. Without notes decisions and actions can be lost or forgotten, making time spent in a meeting, wasted time. However, it can be challenging to take notes if you’re trying to actively participate in a meeting. Having everyone take their own notes is…

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The 5 Must-Haves For Secure Transcription

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When you need a transcript your focus will understandably be on the accuracy and speed of the output, and the subsequent cost.  But security has become priority number 1 in order to protect you, your clients, and participants. Business transcripts typically include sensitive information, confidential or personal content – information that you need to keep…

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US English Added to Extensive Suite of Transcription Services

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Howdy! We’ve got some exciting news to share with you all. US English is now part of our extensive range of customisation options for all your video or audio transcription services. You can request US English spelling across the full range of transcript types, including Verbatim, Detailed Notes (our unique condensed transcript for fast and…

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MRS Operations Awards Finalists 2021

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Let’s start with a bit of background…The Market Research Society Operations Awards are annual awards designed to celebrate the operations professionals in the sector – Hurrah! If we’re honest, operations can get a bit overlooked but they are vital to the research industry running smoothly, so it’s wonderful to see some awards dedicated to them.…

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Overseas Transcription Services. Who is Transcribing Your Content?

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Overseas Transcription Services. Who is Transcribing Your Content? A Checklist for Protecting Your Data When Using Offshore Transcription Services.   When you outsource tasks you effectively bring on a new member of staff — even if it’s just for a short period of time. Transcription services are no different. Just like when you hire someone…

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Human Transcription Services vs. ASR: Which is Right for You?

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Human Transcription Services vs. Automatic Speech Recognition (ASR): Which is Right for You?   If you need a transcript and you have ruled out doing the transcription yourself (smart choice, by the way), there are 2 main types of transcription to choose from. Firstly, you have human transcription services where real people, i.e. a professional…

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Speech recognition — when you should use it and when you shouldn’t

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Transcribing data on your own can be a painstaking and time consuming process. In an age where there’s an app for virtually everything, speech recognition is a fast, convenient and affordable way to convert audio files to text.  Automated Speech Recognition (ASR) has become a ubiquitous presence in our lives. It powers our virtual assistants…

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Market research industry trends to watch in 2020

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Market researchers are constantly looking for trends in other industries — but staying at the forefront of your own sector is just as important. With the industry continuing to grow, and data-driven decision-making taking on more cachet in every industry, there are great opportunities for forward-thinking market researchers.    To that end, we have put to…

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4 ways technology impacts market research

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Since the introduction of the iPhone, technology has moved at a breakneck pace. Whilst some traditional methods still work in contextualising data — such as getting transcriptions — much of the market research sphere is in flux. We see new roles rising while old ones disappear. Focus groups are becoming digital, real time data is…

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