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When Is It Good Not To Talk?
By Take Note Team on October 17, 2019

When I started working in transcription, I had no idea I would end up learning about such an eclectic variety of subjects.  In this business, from one day to the next, you can find...

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The Best Exercises For Desk Workers
By Take Note Team on October 9, 2019

Working from home is great for many reasons, but exercise is not one of them.  So, how do we keep our bodies healthy when we’re sat at a desk all day? We share some simple exercises to...

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Reduce, Reuse, Recycle: Steps to a Greener (Home) Office
By Take Note Team on October 3, 2019

If every office worker in the UK used two fewer staples a day, we could power an extra 1,500 homes for a year with renewable energy.

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International Week of Happiness
By Take Note Team on September 24, 2019

As another summer comes to a close amidst the current state of political chaos we now live in, I don’t think there’s ever been a better time to welcome in, with warm and loving arms,...

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Illiteracy in Today's Britain
By Take Note Team on September 10, 2019

A world without reading: For over 50 years, UNESCO has celebrated International Literacy Day in an attempt to highlight and overcome the levels of illiteracy that still exist amongst the...

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How To Become A Better Listener
By Take Note Team on August 25, 2019

Have you ever heard the one about the escape goat who got off scotch free?  How about the damp squid who was a real card shark?  I wouldn’t worry, they’re all mute points.  However, they...

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The World Without Words
By Take Note Team on August 21, 2019

Whether you live in London or Singapore, Manila or Cape Town, and whether you’re aged 4, 104, or somewhere in between, there is something which unites you with all 7.7 billion citizens...

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Word Trend Review 2019
By Take Note Team on August 13, 2019

We’re over halfway through 2019 (although I swear I only just left that New Year’s party), and that means it’s time to have a look at some of the weird and wonderful words that have...

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A Note on Mental Health: Transcriber Lindsay's Story
By Take Note Team on July 30, 2019

In our series discussing mental health, we hear from proofreader Lindsay and her own personal story.

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Top 5 summer jobs to fill those long hazy months
By Take Note Team on July 8, 2019

These days, 80% of students hold part-time jobs alongside their studies to help with the ever-increasing costs of living, and, with the summer finally upon us, a seasonal job can be a...

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