Why You Shouldn't Become a Medical Transcriptionist (and What To Do Instead)

Sep 17, 2020

You’ve been searching for reliable work-from-home job opportunities.

You’ve run across a lot of obvious scams.

But one thing keeps popping up in searches: medical transcription. However, most job descriptions...


Remote Learning and Working from Home as a Transcriptionist - Tips for Making it Work

Sep 03, 2020

COVID-19 has thrown us all for a loop, am I right? All kinds of loops in all kinds of ways. You’d be hard pressed to find anyone not affected to some degree. And many of us have been forced to reorganize our schedule...


Bounce Back from Burnout by Working from Home as a Transcriptionist - Joanna’s Story

Aug 20, 2020

When you are burnt out, stressed out, and undergoing major life transitions, learning a new skill and taking your career on a complete 180 might seem illogical. But that’s exactly what happened to Joanna! Let’s...


4 Common Mistakes to Avoid When Starting a Work-from-Home Business

Aug 06, 2020

You are starting a new phase of your life by launching a work-from-home freelance business. CONGRATULATIONS! You have taken a step that many people talk about but never do.

But what now? Starting a business is a big...


How This Former Teacher Uses Transcription to Help ESL Students

Jul 23, 2020

You can do it. You, reading this blog. If you want to, you CAN do it. 

That’s the lesson for today brought to you by Brooke. Brooke is a graduate of the General Transcription: Theory & Practice course with a...


How to Create and Use a Transcription Style Guide

Jul 09, 2020

One of the key resources you will use as you pursue your transcription career is a transcription style guide.

Every transcription company and client will have their preferred style and format to ensure consistency among...


How Marsha Created a Retirement Job Full of Passion

Jun 25, 2020

Marsha is a key member of the Transcribe Anywhere team, and today she shares her story with us. Marsha’s career has taken her full circle, from education to court reporting to medical transcription and back to...


The Freelancer’s Guide to Reducing Financial Stress

Jun 11, 2020

You want to start a freelance career, but you’re worried about creating and maintaining a stable income while working from home. What if you can’t find consistent work as a freelancer? What if you find work and...


How Transcription Laid a Foundation for Next-Level Success: Katherine’s story

May 28, 2020

What do technical writing, massage therapy, proofreading, and transcribing all have in common? Today’s post comes from Katherine Ferranti. We previously heard from Katherine about 18 months ago, and we are so excited...


Avoid Becoming a Victim of Work-From-Home Scams

May 14, 2020

When it comes to online jobs, there are as many scams out there as there are legitimate opportunities (and there are MANY legitimate opportunities these days). But with a few checkpoints, you can avoid being taken for a...

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What separates a ho-hum transcriptionist from an excellent one? Is there even a demand for transcription? Who hires transcriptionists? 
 Can anyone be a transcriptionist? 

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