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Transcriptionists are required in almost every field – medical, financial and law. Depending on which field they are working in, their skills would differ. Mainly they work in legal and medical fields wherein they transcribe court records, medical records and much more. You can either choose a transcriber for audio services and even video transcription services.

While looking for where to hire freelancers for transcribing, you can look for the following factors to make the right decision on Guru.

What Does a Transcriptionist Do?

When you want to hire for freelance transcription services, their main job role is to mainly take care of producing written records of important documents from audio and video records for different fields. Their main job role, apart from this, also includes the following:

  • Finish the media products for clear formatting such as adding subtitles to movies or making it simpler for people to read.
  • Ensure that they make easy to read products such as political speeches or audio-visual presentations.
  • Create documents such as content for brochures or emailers for businesses which can easily be distributed.

Why do you need a Transcription?

If you are in an online freelance marketplace looking for a transcriptionist, then you would be hiring them for the following skills:

  • Documenting your important records of video and audio.
  • Help with museums, companies and archives for your business.
  • Sometimes transcriptionists would additionally also create accessible renditions of journals which have become fragile.
  • Creating copies of the important video and audio transcripts to keep in the repository of the company.

Additional Skills that a Transcriptionist Should Have

If you are looking for freelancers for online jobs work from home, then search for them on Guru. Some of the additional skills that are required by transcriptionists are:

  • Transcriptionist training certification
  • Fast typing
  • Attentive listening skills
  • Punctuation expertise
  • Ability to think critically
  • Spelling proficiency and grammatical know-how

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