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Sophie Nixon in Careers, Finance & Media Transcription, Medical Transcription, Minute Taking, Research Transcription, Stenography/Court Reporting, Tips, Transcription

Trouble with Transcription? Try using a foot pedal!

Trouble with Transcription? Try using a foot pedal! Using a foot pedal for transcription can free up your hands by controlling audio with your feet. Pacific Transcription stocks Philips and Olympus foot pedals which will improve your efficiency as a professional typist. Keep reading to find out more about foot pedals! Transcription can be a […]

Catherine Byrne in Focus Groups, Industry News, Interviews, Pacific News, Qualitative Research, Research Transcription

How Pacific Transcription meets researchers’ rigorous ethical standards

Pacific Transcription understands the importance and vital nature of meeting rigorous ethical standards.  Many researchers require confidentiality agreements to ensure the information provided for transcription is kept secure, safe and adheres to the specific ethical requirements of their university or other research body. Right from the very first upload of audio, through to the return […]

Catherine Byrne in Better Audio, Dictation, Focus Groups, Industry News, Interviews, Minute Taking, Tips, Transcription

Do You Need a Transcriptionist, Stenographer or a Typist?

What are the differences between these three professionals? How do you know if a specific service will be more helpful for your business needs? We discuss how the position of transcriptionist, stenographer or typist can mould into a business environment.  What are Stenographers? They’re also known as court reporters. They write down what they hear in […]

Catherine Byrne in Better Audio, Dictation, Focus Groups, Interviews, Mobile Dictating, Transcription

Digital Audio Recorders versus Tape Recorders: Why You Should Go Digital!

For many years, analogue recording systems, particularly tape recorders, were the only options available to anybody wishing to commission a transcript of their interview, focus group, conference or dictation. In recent times, however, digital recorders have quickly overtaken tape recorders as the predominant professional audio recording device. There are numerous advantages to clients in switching […]

Catherine Byrne in Better Audio, Focus Groups, Interviews, Qualitative Research, Research Transcription

Recording Focus Groups? A Few Tips for Great Audio!

Researchers and facilitators know the importance of capturing great audio from group discussions and focus groups because often robust analysis stems from original high quality sound recordings. Without great audio, evidence and precise findings are often difficult to extrapolate. When recording audio consider both the physical recording environment, and the functionality of your digital recorder. […]

Catherine Byrne in Focus Groups, Interviews, Qualitative Research, Research Transcription

Analyse Your Transcripts Using Leximancer Qualitative Analysis Software

Approaches to Qualitative Analysis of Transcripts So you’re conducting audio interviews and receiving transcribed documents from Pacific Transcription.  But how will you analyse your transcripts? Some researchers use the ‘highlighter’ approach. However, this can be time-consuming and subjective as the dataset is prone to researcher bias in its exploration and interpretation. Instead, why not consider […]

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