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All articles posted by our members are collated and posted here.

  • How useful are DBS checks when ordering transcription services?
    by Jonathan Fagan on July 21, 2022 at 4:34 pm

    Are DBS checks necessary for transcription and translation work? Article by University Transcriptions and TP Transcription Limited. The post How useful are DBS checks when ordering transcription services? appeared first on University Transcription Services.

  • How useful are DBS checks when ordering transcription services?
    by Jonathan Fagan on July 21, 2022 at 4:24 pm

    An article on the usefulness of DBS checks when getting services completed such as transcription via third parties. TP Transcription Limited and University Transcriptions. The post How useful are DBS checks when ordering transcription services? appeared first on TP Transcription.

  • Transcription News July 2022
    by Jonathan Fagan on July 21, 2022 at 4:10 pm

    Transcription News from TP Transcription Limited and University Transcriptions. July 2022. The post Transcription News July 2022 appeared first on TP Transcription.

  • Transcription News June 2022
    by Jonathan Fagan on June 13, 2022 at 12:32 pm

    June 2022 edition of Transcription News from University Transcriptions and TP Transcription Limited. Our newsletter includes updates on our charitable foundation’s work, news and advice articles on transcription. The post Transcription News June 2022 appeared first on TP Transcription.

  • Ordering transcription or translation work via a university
    by Jonathan Fagan on May 28, 2022 at 6:12 am

    How to order transcription and translation work at universities – we have experience of how to get work booked in at just about every university in the UK and more around the world including France. The post Ordering transcription or translation work via a university appeared first on University Transcription Services.

  • Ordering Transcription & Translation Work at Universities
    by Jonathan Fagan on May 28, 2022 at 6:04 am

    How to order transcription and translation work at universities. An article by TP Transcription Limited and University Transcriptions. The post Ordering Transcription & Translation Work at Universities appeared first on TP Transcription.

  • Transcription News May 2022
    by Jonathan Fagan on May 8, 2022 at 6:51 am

    Good morning and welcome to the May 2022 edition of Transcription News from University Transcriptions and TP Transcription Limited. Our newsletter includes updates on our charitable foundation’s work, news and advice articles on transcription. The post Transcription News May 2022 appeared first on TP Transcription.

  • The difference between anonymisation, de-identification and pseudonymisation
    by Jonathan Fagan on April 19, 2022 at 6:24 am

    University Transcriptions are transcription suppliers to a large number of universities in the UK, Ireland and around the world. This article is about the difference between anonymising, applying de-identification techniques or pseudonymisation to research interviews, focus groups, patient notes or other free-text data containing personal information.  The post The difference between anonymisation, de-identification and pseudonymisation appeared first on University Transcription Services.

  • Anonymisation, De-identification and Pseudonymisation
    by Jonathan Fagan on April 19, 2022 at 6:05 am

    suppliers to a large number of universities in the UK, Ireland and around the world. This article is about the difference between anonymising, applying de-identification techniques or pseudonymisation to research interviews, focus groups, patient notes or other free-text data containing personal information.  The post Anonymisation, De-identification and Pseudonymisation appeared first on TP Transcription.

  • Comparing Transcription Prices
    by Jonathan Fagan on March 20, 2022 at 7:57 am

    All transcription companies are completely different when it comes to pricing, but you do need to be very careful when opting for the lowest price as to exactly what you are getting. One company advertises prices ‘from’ 55p per minute, but this does not include all the extras and requires you to do more than £5,000 worth of work. The post Comparing Transcription Prices appeared first on University Transcription Services.

  • Comparing Transcription Prices
    by Jonathan Fagan on March 20, 2022 at 7:46 am

    All transcription businesses are different when it comes to pricing and you need to be careful when opting for the lowest price as to exactly what you are getting. One company advertises prices ‘from’ 55p per minute, but this does not include all the extras and requires you to do more than £5,000 worth of work. The post Comparing Transcription Prices appeared first on TP Transcription.

  • Swearing in Transcription
    by Jonathan Fagan on March 6, 2022 at 7:50 am

    Swearing in transcription – how to deal with it – article from TP Transcription and University Transcription for academic and business clients. The post Swearing in Transcription appeared first on University Transcription Services.

  • How swearing is dealt with in transcription work
    by Jonathan Fagan on March 6, 2022 at 7:39 am

    Article from TP Transcription about transcribing swearing for business and academics – options for the provision of transcription with swear words. The post How swearing is dealt with in transcription work appeared first on TP Transcription.

  • Deadlines for Research Budgets – Ordering Transcription in Advance
    by Jonathan Fagan on March 6, 2022 at 7:13 am

    The time of year when our academic clients often approach us to ask if they can pre-order their transcription requirements for the coming year as deadlines are looming. The answer is yes you can. The post Deadlines for Research Budgets – Ordering Transcription in Advance appeared first on University Transcription Services.

  • Spending Research Budgets before Deadlines
    by Jonathan Fagan on February 26, 2022 at 5:00 am

    It is the time of year again when budget deadlines loom and there is a requirement on a large number of projects for researchers to have spent their funding in full prior to this date. The post Spending Research Budgets before Deadlines appeared first on TP Transcription.

  • Is £5 million usually the limit for PII Insurance for Transcription and Translation?
    by Jonathan Fagan on January 29, 2022 at 7:26 am

    Professional indemnity insurance (PII) is the insurance covering a business if a mistake is made and the client issues a claim for negligence. Is this the norm for transcription and translation? An article by TP Transcription Limited The post Is £5 million usually the limit for PII Insurance for Transcription and Translation? appeared first on University Transcription Services.

  • Professional Indemnity Insurance cover for Transcription – what level?
    by Jonathan Fagan on January 29, 2022 at 7:07 am

    £5 million Professional Indemnity Insurance for Transcription Companies – is this the minimum you should ask for and what is the industry norm when it comes to transcription and typing services. The post Professional Indemnity Insurance cover for Transcription – what level? appeared first on TP Transcription.

  • Working as a transcriber for University Transcriptions – whats it all about?
    by Jonathan Fagan on January 21, 2022 at 4:31 pm

    The benefits of working for University Transcriptions and TP Transcription Limited – an article by Jonathan Fagan, Director. The post Working as a transcriber for University Transcriptions – whats it all about? appeared first on University Transcription Services.

  • Secure email for clients – encrypted email from Egress – NHS and NATO providers
    by Jonathan Fagan on December 18, 2021 at 7:34 am

    Egress Protect is part of platform that also stops sophisticated phishing attacks. Used by University Transcriptions for all client transcription returns. The post Secure email for clients – encrypted email from Egress – NHS and NATO providers appeared first on University Transcription Services.

  • Correcting Automated Transcription for Microsoft Teams and Zoom Recordings
    by Jonathan Fagan on November 27, 2021 at 8:08 am

    The easiest way of getting an automated transcription from Zoom or Teams corrected is to send the Zoom or Teams file directly to a transcription company. The automated standard is not good enough. The post Correcting Automated Transcription for Microsoft Teams and Zoom Recordings appeared first on University Transcription Services.