Journalists Can Take Advantage the Functions of FTW Transcriber

As a journalist, you lead a busy life, rushing from place to place to catch up with interviewees, and in order to meet tight deadlines you need every time-saving idea you can think of.  The very last thing you want to do is waste time. That’s where the FTW Transcriber can help.  You need to get your recorded interviews into…

Eating in the MT’s Workstation

Here was my working station in the hospital where I worked as medical transcriptionist (MT) from 2007 to 2009. I spent most of my 8-hour work here even at break times. I just had with me some small meals to keep me working. I don’t think there is a general rule whether a medical transcriptionist is allowed to eat in their workstation. It’s a matter…

How to Become a Productive Transcriptionist?

An MT applicant answered to my question, “How can you manage to transcribe productively?” As a medical transcriptionist, you must believe that productivity and accuracy are both vital for this job. We need to have speed, but we also need to be accurate in spelling, grammar and hearing the right words. One must learn to stay focused. Try not to…