You do not need demonstrated prior experience or any special qualification to join, it is desirable but not necessary.

However, there are few things you need to have to become a great transcriptionist

  • You have very strong language skills, you love grammar and cannot tolerate typos or misspellings.

  • You have great attention to detail and you are able to spot even the tiniest mistakes in a text.

  • You are curious and you are willing to use your research skills to find more information about the vocabulary or speakers in your file.

  • You are patient!

  • You can learn the style guidelines and apply them to your work.

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