What Equipment Does a Transcriber Need?

Thinking about going into work at home transcription? Wondering what equipment you'll need? This post explains what types of equipment transcribers use to work more efficiently, and where to buy them!Would you like to work at home as a transcriptionist? Are you confused as to how much equipment you will need to buy? Then this article is for you. Many workers dream of working from home as a transcriptionist, but not all of them are aware of how much equipment or software to buy. Working at home as a transcriptionist is different than working in a brick and mortar setting, because you will be taking the transcription from your computer instead of a person or Dictaphone. So, how much do you really need? . . . Read More

CrowdSurf — A New Way to Turk?

Review of CrowdsurfAre 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