Earn Money as a Transcriptionist

transcriptionistTranscriptionists listen to audios of interviews, dictations, business meetings, conference calls, focus groups, press briefings, lectures, radio shows, television shows, panel discussions, and seminars turning sound into words on a page. Many transcriptionists enjoy the flexibility of working from their home. They are able to fit their work into the lifestyle and family demands. However, some businesses require their transcriptionists to perform their duties in a traditional office setting.


Most companies prefer their transcriptionists to have knowledge of a specific background. For example, if you want to transcribe in the medical field then it is important that you have an education in medical terminology and experience in that field. Sometimes companies prefer that you possess knowledge of more than one specialty, such as the medical field. This field has diverse specialties like oncology, obstetrics, or ophthalmology.  The more experience you have will help you in finding work.

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