How To Record Meetings And Seminars For Transcription. Working With a Transcriptionist.

How To Record Meetings And Seminars For Transcription. Working With a Transcriptionist.

by Gail S. Kibby White

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How To Record Meetings And Seminars For Transcription. Working With a Transcriptionist. by Gail S. Kibby White

The author’s secretarial services help books are based upon her over 45 years of executive secretarial, transcription, and middle management experience in addition to 18+ years running her own home-based remote secretarial services business. The information contained in her books was compiled from the author’s own real-life experiences and describes in detail many valuable lessons she learned.

The purpose of this book is to assist anyone who plans to record an important meeting, seminar, presentation, interview, speech, or dictation that will later be transcribed. Each topic is filled with information and examples followed by suggestions.

Part 1 Points out the common pitfalls and mistakes many people make with suggestions regarding how to avoid them.

There is valuable information regarding the best type of recorder or camcorder to purchase for your specific recording purpose. You’ll learn about the different types of recorders, tapes, size, speeds, and how to use them properly for maximum benefit.

There is information about optional additional equipment you can purchase i.e. a microphone and telephone recorder attachments.

You will learn about digital recorders and how your recording is stored in digital files and memory (internal and memory cards) as well as information regarding uploading digital audio and/or video recordings to a computer for transcription or save them to a CD or DVD.

You’ll learn what to ask your transcriptionist and the information you should be ready to provide.

Throughout the book, you’ll find links (URLs) to internet sites containing additional specific and detailed information on various topics.

Following is the Table of Contents:

Part 1 – How to Properly Record for Transcription
Common Mistakes - How to Avoid them
Memory Cards vs Internal Memory
Audio and video file formats
Additional suggestions

Part 2 – Working With a Transcriptionist
Questions to ask the transcriptionist
Information to provide the transcriptionist

Product Details

BN ID: 2940044398382
Publisher: Tailored PC Documents
Publication date: 03/21/2013
Sold by: Smashwords
Format: NOOK Book
Sales rank: 719,574
File size: 190 KB

About the Author

I was was born in Cleveland, Ohio, am divorced with two grown children and a granddaughter. In 1975, my children and I relocated to the Tampa Bay area in Florida where we still reside. ****Future Publications**** ****How to Record Meetings and Seminars For Transcription, Working With a Transcriptionist**** This book was originally published in March, 2013 as a FREE ebook in It will be updated and reprinted in 2016. It is filled with tips and suggestions regarding how to properly set up a recorder, types of recorders, tapes, preparation of the equipment, etc. There are also tips regarding the information to provide your transcriptionist. It’s a “Must Have” if you are planning a meeting, interview, seminar or workshop that requires transcription of the audio content. ********************************************************************************* ****Dictation Transcription, Tips, Tricks, Secrets & Shortcuts Handbook **** If you already are a transcriptionist or are considering learning how to become one, you will definitely find this book immensely helpful. As the title implies, this handbook is filled with many tips, tricks, secrets and shortcuts to help improve speed and accuracy as well as valuable information about the different types of transcription, equipment required, methods of transcription, dictation pitfalls and proofing. Tentative publication is scheduled for late 2016 or 2017 Preorders will be available. **************************************************************************************** ****How to Establish, Run & Build a $ucce$$ful Secretarial Service from Home **** If you are planning to or already have started your own business providing remote secretarial services from home, then this IS the book for you. There are procedures to follow to make it easier to set up and manage your business. This book shows you how to attract and work remotely for customers who may be located anywhere in the English speaking world. Publication in tentatively scheduled for late in 2016 or 2017. Preorders will be available. ************************************************************************************** ****Full Length Mystery Suspense Novels**** --------Susan's Stalkers-------- Susan Sutherland a beautiful single woman, is being relentlessly stalked by two different men with secret violent pasts who both live in her apartment complex; one who, after repeated rejections by Susan, retaliates against her boyfriend and her best friend because he is convinced they are keeping Susan from him, the other is sadistic with a penchant for assault and rape. With each rejection, their persistence and actions escalate, but no tangible evidence the police can use is ever found, leaving Susan living in constant fear. Estimated publication, late in 2016 or 2017. Pre orders will be available. ******Mystery, Suspense Short Stories - a series of six short stories that, when complete, will be published as a book titled Great 'Lil Escapes.***** #1 in the series - A Box of Tissues, 2 Rolls of Toilet Paper & A Plastic Bottle of Water. **** A well-known Tampa Bay, Florida defense attorney has been kidnapped, drugged, and thrown into a room containing only a potty chair, two rolls of toilet paper, a box of tissues, and a plastic bottle of water. He wakes up to find his wallet and jewelry are missing; his clothes are filthy and bloody. He has no idea where he is, who did this to him, or why. The first thing he must do is to find a way to “safely” get out of this room without alarming the people who put him here, but how? *********************************************************** #2 in the series - The Brave 'Lil Cockroach is scheduled to be published as a FREE to download ebook in Smashwords this December, 2016. Segments of the book will be published in order each Sunday in my blog site until the entire book has been published. Read it for free before it goes on sale here in Smashwords for $0.99 #3 in the series will be titled: Give That Dog a Bone. This book will also be offered in segments for free in my mystery-suspense blog site. *****If you enjoy my publications, please write a review. My THANKS to those who have already left a review. I really appreciate it. If you would like more detailed information about my books I have two author's blog sites: and OR contact me at: Thanks for stoppin' by. Gail S. Kibby White

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