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GCCRA 2014 Fall Conference Peachtree City, Georgia This past weekend, I was privileged to have been a seminar speaker at the GCCRA 2014 Fall Conference! As a guest speaker for court reporters, I am always filled with a sense of … Continue reading

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As licensed and certified court reporters, it is mandatory to obtain continuing education points.  Of course, there are many benefits, other than licensure retention, for attending learning events. Adding to existing knowledge base aids in our everyday work and transcript … Continue reading

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Covering court proceedings in Tennessee falls to the freelance court reporter at times. Occasionally, I am also called upon to cover preliminary hearings at 201 Poplar in Memphis, a/k/a criminal court. Apprehension: anxiety or fear that something bad or unpleasant … Continue reading

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The National Court Reporters Association, the country’s leading organization representing stenographic court reporters and broadcast captioners, has announced that February 17-23 has been deemed National Court Reporting and Captioning Week. The awareness week pulls together a nationwide effort to highlight … Continue reading

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This article was written for the Journal of Court Reporting, January 2013 Issue. Productivity is defined as: “the quality, state, or fact of being able to generate, create, enhance, or bring forth goods and services.” As a busy professional, I … Continue reading

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This past weekend, I discovered the popular PBS series, Downton Abbey. My daughter said, “Mom, we are having a Downton Abbey marathon so you can catch up before Season 3 starts.” After viewing 15 hours of this show, I have … Continue reading

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A few short days after my last post regarding networking with court reporters, a court reporter colleague shared a recent experience she had after she referred an assignment to another reporter because of calendar conflicts.  The day of the deposition, … Continue reading

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Many people have a preconceived impression of what a court reporter does based on what they see on television or in the movies.  One of the funniest portrayals I’ve seen recently depicting the role of court reporter was on the … Continue reading

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The 2012 ABA Tech Survey is out, and this year’s report reveals a surge in iPhone/iPad usage among attorneys. Jeff Richardson, a/k/a iPhone J.D., has a great blog post revealing more statistics about this report. According to his post, 89% … Continue reading

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Smartphones and tablets are surging in the marketplace and giving legal professionals more flexible options for obtaining and receiving their information on the go.  Omega Reporting, your Memphis court reporters, use these devices daily in our court reporting business. My … Continue reading

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