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Honoring Disability Pride Month with Respectful Word Choices

Sarah Roberts
1 Jul 2022 7min read
1 Jul 2022 Sarah Roberts
7min read

When it comes to discussing people’s disabilities, it’s important to pay attention to your word choice. The start of Disability Pride Month is a great opportunity to look at the many well-intended statements that can come off as offensive or condescending. Also, it may feel like the “correct” words or phrases are constantly evolving. This sentiment is valid, especially because,…

Verbit Awarded 2022 “Best Speech to Text Solution” by AI Breakthrough

Sarah Doar
23 Jun 2022 5min read
23 Jun 2022 Sarah Doar
5min read

Verbit is proud to announce that it has been honored with the 2022 ‘Best Speech to Text Solution’ award by the AI Breakthrough Awards program. This year’s program attracted more than 2,950 nominations from over 18 different countries throughout the world.  This award marks the second time that Verbit has been the recipient of a Breakthrough award and the third…

Verbatim Transcription

Danielle Chazen
22 Jun 2022
22 Jun 2022 Danielle Chazen

What is verbatim transcription? Verbatim transcription is a word-for-word transcription of a recording or a live event. It can be helpful as a frame of reference for an interview, deposition, panel session and much more.Verbatim transcripts capture the exact spoken word, including pauses, stutters and other noises. In transcribing for legal proceedings or court proceedings, verbatim is the standard for…

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Zoom Transcription Services

Danielle Chazen
21 Jun 2022
21 Jun 2022 Danielle Chazen

Zoom Transcription Services  –  As Zoom continues to climb in popularity and the business world learns to function in a hybrid work environment, the need for transcription and the captioning of video calls occurring on the platform is becoming increasingly important. To put this sentiment into perspective, let’s look at the current numbers on Zoom. Zoom saw $4 billion USD…

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How Insurance Transcription is Vital to Detect and Avoid Fraud

Sarah Doar
15 Jun 2022 8min read
15 Jun 2022 Sarah Doar
8min read

In the US alone, fraudulent claims total approximately $80 billion per year. It is vital that companies take action early on to detect and prevent fraud to avoid losses. Insurance transcription is one method today’s companies can enlist to prevent these issues from occurring. Reliable and accurate insurance transcription is one of the key ways to curb insurance claims fraud.…

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The Essential Guide to Focus Group Transcription

Sarah Roberts
10 Jun 2022
10 Jun 2022 Sarah Roberts

Focus groups are an invaluable research tool to many. Companies are using focus group data to influence important business decisions. If you’re already putting in great time, effort and investment to gather individuals and source insights, you also need to ensure the preservation of that information. For this reason, it’s vital to know how to transcribe a focus group discussion…

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Transcription Solutions for Qualitative Research

Sarah Roberts
2 Jun 2022
2 Jun 2022 Sarah Roberts

Leading corporations like Starbucks and Apple understand the value of listening to their customers. Market research helps these companies continue to bring new products to the market, grow and outperform their competitors. While quantitative research is valuable, digging into human motivations requires more in-depth analysis than surveys and statistics can offer. Qualitative research transcription helps companies see a more complete…

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Vimeo Captioning: How Businesses Can Achieve Greater Audience Reach

Sarah Doar
29 May 2022 8min read
29 May 2022 Sarah Doar
8min read

It’s no secret that people are consuming more video content than ever before. As of 2022, the average person is predicted to spend 100 minutes per day watching videos online. 9 out of 10 viewers prefer to engage with the videos of brands and businesses over any other medium. This spike in demand for video makes video accessibility more important…

Expert Tips on Inclusive Hiring, Promotion & Retention

Expert Tips on Inclusive Hiring, Promotion & Retention

Sarah Doar
25 May 2022 8min read
25 May 2022 Sarah Doar
8min read

Corporations which are identified as more diverse and inclusive are 35% more likely to outperform their competitors. They’re also 70% more likely to capture new markets.In fact, diverse teams are 87% better at making decisions, which ultimately lead to a more productive workforce that generates higher revenue. A panel of international leaders from Verbit, Nasdaq, Interpublic Group and Deliveroo spoke…

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5 Creative Hiring Strategies: Accounting for Labor Shortages

Sarah Roberts
24 May 2022 7min read
24 May 2022 Sarah Roberts
7min read

In today’s labor market, looking for talent in overlooked places can give a company a competitive edge. JP Morgan Chase recently published their plan to fill employment gaps by hiring people with criminal records. Businesses that hire people with criminal records report high retention rates and increased employee loyalty, according to CNBC. Studies suggest that JP Morgan’s plan is, therefore,…