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How Transcription Helps Boost Academic Results
By Take Note Team on May 22, 2019

The warm weather seems to finally be upon us, which means in no time at all it will be the summer holidays for those of you still studying.  But before you go planning your beach reading...

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A Note on Mental Health
By Take Note Team on May 15, 2019

A CEO, an actress and a scientist walk into a bar. No, this incongruous group aren’t the setup for the sort of joke your dad might tell you, and they might have more in common than you...

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The History of Limericks
By Take Note Team on May 13, 2019

In the middle of May we turn our hand to the linguistic thrill and witty spill of limericks, in honour of Edward Lear, who's birthday we celebrate on National Limerick Day, 12th May each...

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Best headphones for transcription work under £50
By Take Note Team on May 9, 2019

Thor has his hammer, Bert has Ernie, and Beyoncé…well, Beyoncé doesn’t have anything, because she’s Beyoncé, but most superheroes have that one thing that’s by their side at all times,...

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Common Transcribing Mistakes and How to Avoid Them
By Take Note Team on May 1, 2019

Riddle me this: How many words does it take to form an eight-word sentence? I’ll tell you the answer in a minute, but first let's talk mistakes…

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How language quirks shape who we are
By Take Note Team on March 19, 2019

In 2007, professors at the USA’s National Academy of Sciences discovered that native Russian speakers were quicker at identifying certain shades of blue than native English Speakers. And...

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The Biggest Battles of Working from Home
By Take Note Team on March 12, 2019

Long gone are the days when you had to slog into the office for 9am every morning. These days almost anyone can work remotely from the comfort of their own home, and, at Take Note, our...

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10 Unpaired Words That Actually Have Pairs
By Take Note Team on March 6, 2019

Don’t let anyone ever tell you movies can’t teach you anything. For decades, cinema has been asking us questions that have the ability to turn our worlds upside down, but there is one in...

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The Top Rules of Punctuation That People Still Get Wrong
By Take Note Team on February 26, 2019

They are but dots and dashes on a page, and they make no sound (unless you’re Victor Borge), and yet without them nothing we say would ever make sense.

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How the Skills You Learn as a Transcriber Benefit You in the Real World
By Take Note Team on February 19, 2019

Being a transcriber requires accuracy, speed, and efficiency. We talk about that a lot, butwe don’t talk so much about what being a transcriber gives you in return, even though it’s...

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