CrowdSurf — A New Way to Turk?

Are you a Turker at Amazon Mechanical Turk also known as Mturk? Are the transcription hits among your favorite hits? Are you excited about quick payouts? Then CrowdSurf might be the place for you. CrowdSurf is a website where you can sign up with your Mturk account and take advantage of the CrowdSurf transcriptions HITS (Human Intelligence Tasks) or just “hits.” While you can certainly do these hits in Amazon Mechanical . . . Read More

Work From Home Construction Transcription For NoteVault

NoteVault is a company that has recently been hiring work from home transcribers for construction transcription. This company has been in existence for quite a few years now, and they offer a unique service where you can get mobile to text construction reports. Please keep in mind the recent job posting I found says they are hiring a transcriber, it doesn’t say “transcribers,” so I am not sure if they’re currently in need of many workers. . . . Read More

eBook Review: Jump-Start Your Work at Home General Transcription Career – The Fast & Easy Way to Get Started

Review of the eBook This week’s eBook review is on Lisa Mill’s “Jump-Start Your Work at Home General Transcription Career – The Fast & Easy Way to Get Started.” It’s currently available at Amazon for just $2.99. This book pretty much walks you through the process of getting started in general transcription. I have a lot of readers who are interested in general transcription work from home, and I have recommended this book before. . . . Read More

Work From Home Transcription For Way With Words

Way With Words is an international company that has been in business since 2001. They hire people to work from home doing all sorts of transcription including medical, legal, entertainment, market research, and more. In addition to transcription, they also hire captioners, translators, and copy typists, but this review will focus on the transcription job. . . . Read More

Work at Home Transcription Jobs at Allegis

Work from home jobs for experienced transcribers at Allegis Communications.Do you enjoy transcription? Do you have an insurance background? Can you work well under tight deadlines and remain focused? Then Allegis Communications might be the right work-at-home (WAH) job for you.
What Exactly is Allegis Communications?
Allegis Communications Inc. or Allegis Communications is a work-at-home company that provides clerical, transcription, and court reporting services to the property and casualty insurance companies throughout . . . Read More

Freelance Translation/Transcription at Verilogue

Do you enjoy medical transcription? Are you fluent in another language? Do you enjoy being outwardly involved in the medical field? Then the freelance translation/transcription position at Verilogue may be just what you are looking for!
What Exactly is Verilogue?
Founded in 2005, Verilogue is a company that seeks to document the patient’s experience in a more intimate way. Whether a patient is being . . . Read More

Work From Home Transcription Editing at Babbletype

Do you have a good command of the English language? Can you work well under tight deadlines and pressure? Are you focused with an eye for detail? Then Babbletype might be the right work-at-home (WAH) company for you.
What Exactly is Babbletype?
Babbletype is a transcription site that offers the at-home Quality Assurance Associate/Editor or “Q&A Editor” position for its transcription services. While it does hire transcriptionists both in the US and abroad as . . . Read More

Short Tasks & Writing/Editing Jobs at CrowdSource

CrowdSource is a company that recently bought out Cloud Crowd (do you remember that one?). This company hires home-based workers to do short tasks as well as writing and editing jobs. Some of you may already be familiar with CrowdSource thanks to the many different tasks they post at Amazon Mturk. I know I’ve seen them and done a few on there myself. The work you do for CrowdSource is through the Amazon Mturk platform as of now. However, I read on their blog that they are working on something that will allow you to do work for CrowdSource . . . Read More

7 Companies That Hire For Work From Home Closed Captioning

Information on closed captioning jobs from home -- where to get schooling AND where to find work when you're ready!A while back I created a post with kind of an overview of work from home closed captioning. You can read it here, but to summarize, this is basically where you work at home creating the captions for the hearing impaired for television, videos, etc. While it may seem like something fairly easy to do, it’s harder than you’d think and it’s something that you can’t really get into without some schooling. Still, it’s an industry that can pay well and may also allow you the luxury of working from home!

Below is a big list of companies that . . . Read More