How to Transcribe Your Narration for Your Notes Pages

Beyond Bullet Points

But when you can’t be there in person, you may want or need to transcribe your narration of a presentation into a script or add it to the notes pages for a number of reasons: Others will teach the class or use the presentation. Here are a few transcribing options available to capture the text version of your spoken words: Use voice recognition software like Dragon NaturallySpeaking or WIndows Speech Recognition.

How to Transcribe Your Narration for Your Notes Pages

Beyond Bullet Points

But when you can’t be there in person, you may want or need to transcribe your narration of a presentation into a script or add it to the notes pages for a number of reasons: Others will teach the class or use the presentation. Here are a few transcribing options available to capture the text version of your spoken words: Use voice recognition software like Dragon NaturallySpeaking or WIndows Speech Recognition.

Walk and Talk: give it a try

More than PowerPoint...

With Google Docs Voice Typing on my phone, my words were instantly transcribed into a document. I went for a walk in the park. As I walked, I talked. I attached an $11.99 lapel mic to my phone, and talked for four minutes straight.

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The Eloquent Woman's weekly speaker toolkit

The Eloquent Woman

Here's what I shared in the week just past: Transcribe and learn: TED needs volunteer transcribers for TEDx talks. Fans of The Eloquent Woman on Facebook see links to good reads, resources and id eas from other sources there, in addition to posts from the blog.

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Capturing details in a speech: a musical reminder of failure

Max Atkinson

So the first challenge was how to transcribe the lines spoken just before bursts of applause in the speeches. I started by trying to capture such details by trying to transcribe syllables, words, sentences and phrases on the different lines and spaces in the staves of blank musical manuscript paper. One was that it was far more time-consuming than doing the transcripts in Our Masters'' Voices - which took well over an hour to transcribe each 10 seconds of speech.

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The Eloquent Woman's weekly speaker toolkit

The Eloquent Woman

Laugh riot: The Smithsonian Institution wants volunteers to review and transcribe the huge file of jokes compiled by comedian Phyllis Diller.

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Easily sync lyrics with a music video in PowerPoint

PowerPoint Tips

The instructions discuss how to sync lyrics with a music video, but you could use it to transcribe the text of a tutorial as well. This is a guest blog post from Larry First. The bio he sent me: An “experienced” (newly retired) geek from Alabama.

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“The Few”

Manner of Speaking

The entire speech is too lengthy to transcribe here , but I would be remiss if I did not at least quote the part that inspired this post. Last week marked the 70th anniversary of one of the most famous speeches in modern history.

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Turn a presentation into a report or e-book

PowerPoint Tips

If you have a recording, you can have someone transcribe it for you. You might find it valuable to create a report or e-book from a presentation. While you may be familiar with creating handouts, you might want something longer or more structured.

2015 158

The quantified speaker: 6 kinds of speaker data to know about yourself

The Eloquent Woman

If you are having a service transcribe your talk video, be sure to direct them to include ums, uhs, and ers. Otherwise it's standard practice for transcribers to omit them, and you won't learn a thing.

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Gwen Davis: But, how will her business do

Jane Genova: Speechwriter - Ghostwriter

 However, nothing big has been discovered to transcribe into bullet-proof formulas for making a startup reach the breakeven point and go on to real profitability. During the GoDaddy Superbowl commercial Gwen Davis quit her job.

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5 Ways to Keep Your Sales Team Focused on Improving their Presentation Skills

DeFinis Communications

Another idea is to have them transcribe their calls or use a program like Dragon Naturally Speaking to have their voice presentation turned into text. Last week I received a call from a sales manager whose team we worked with last year.

2014 208

Shatter Your Writer's Block Pt I: Speechwriting in Reverse

Speak and Deliver

So when I have the opportunity, I''ll practice a speech from an outline (real or mental), record it, and then go back and transcribe, edit, and prepare it for prime-time. Transcribe it. I don''t know what to write!

5 Ways to Keep Your Sales Team Focused on Improving their Presentation Skills

DeFinis Communications

Another idea is to have them transcribe their calls or use a program like Dragon Naturally Speaking to have their voice presentation turned into text. Last week I received a call from a sales manager whose team we worked with last year.

2015 153

Turning Republicans and Democrats into Americans: a talk by Mickey Edwards

Speak Schmeak

I''ve transcribed a couple of his shorter stories below, in case you don''t have time to watch the whole video.

2013 200

Shatter Your Writer's Block Pt II: 7 Quick & Dirty Writing Solutions

Speak and Deliver

In a nutshell, it means Speak, Record, Transcribe. A few weeks ago, I wrote about ''Speechwriting in Reverse'' as a solution to Writer''s Block. That doesn''t work for everyone, though, and we don''t always like to have just one solution, so I promised more to come. Here we go: 1.

Famous Speech Friday: Janet Yellen on holding women back

The Eloquent Woman

The Fed chair's speeches are transcribed and published routinely to aid in that tea-leaf-reading. In America, the chair of our central banking Federal Reserve System (known familiarly as "The Fed") speaks frequently, but with care.

2017 82

Toastmasters Friday: Top 8 Ways to Guarantee Victory in Your International Speech Contest

Speak and Deliver

Hire a transcriber to type all the other contestants speeches onto the internet during the contest, attributing them all to Martin Luther King.

5 ways you can analyze your speech once it's done (and how I do it)

The Eloquent Woman

Transcribed: There's nothing like a transcript to help you see how you really talk during a presentation. I know, I know. You hate watching video of your speeches and talks. You deny that they exist on the Internet, so others won't look at them (like that works).

2016 75

Famous Speech Friday: Olivia Gatwood's "Ode to My B h Face"

The Eloquent Woman

And here's the poem itself, short enough that I've had it transcribed for you: You pink armor lipstick rebel steel cheek slit mouth head to the ground mean girl.

2017 80

Write Like You Speak - Listen to Yourself!

Speak and Deliver

Give your speech aloud FIRST, record it, and transcribe it. So glad we're in the computer age. Source: Library of Congress Last week, I encouraged all of you to Write Your Speech. But, what if you don't Write Like You Speak ? Many, if not most of us, do not automatically write like we speak.

Speaker's Remorse - The Strongest Editing Tool

Speak and Deliver

Transcribe it, and see where your mind goes when you speak LIVE. Don't you love the feeling right after you finish a speech? The crowd claps, maybe even stands, you shake the hand of the emcee, walk off and smile and wave, both energized and relieved that you've done your best. What a rush!

2013 80

Public Speaking: Really Look at the Results to Improve

Great Public Speaking

By reading your transcribed messages instead of just listening to your own voice, you will find it easier to eliminate unnecessary content, sharpen faulty grammar, and rework key phrasing. When you are speaking in public, don't be so enamored by the words coming out of your mouth that you forget to eliminate those that are not necessary. Few people are upset by speeches that end a little early.

Famous Speech Friday: Patti Smith on the artist's journey

The Eloquent Woman

I've had it transcribed for you in full, question and answer: Audience Member: Ms. Whenever you answer a question in a live event, you can think of the answer as a small speech.

Pick up the Pace!

Speak and Deliver

Record your next speech, and get it transcribed. Transcribers are plentiful at about $50/hr on the web, and often, you can even find a teenager to do it for half the price (pick wisely, so you don't end up with half the transcript!).

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Use a script or transcript to manage your speaking speed

The Eloquent Woman

No problem: If you had no script, but did get a recording of your talk, you can have that transcribed to get the written version of what you said.

Podcast: Emoticons in Business Communications :-) | Communication.

Communication Steroids

Its a conversation Roger and Tim had that was transcribed to an 11-page report.

Famous Speech Friday: Carrie Fisher roasts George Lucas

The Eloquent Woman

The speech is short, so I've had it transcribed for you below. Boy, did we ever lose Carrie Fisher too soon.

2017 70

The 'bigly' problem, from Lincoln to Trump: Is your speech being heard?

The Eloquent Woman

Famed political campaign message maven Frank Luntz says "It's not what you say that counts. It's what people hear." That came to mind recently when I saw that linguists think Donald Trump may be saying "big league" rather than the "bigly" that people keep hearing.

2016 72

Launching the new Eloquent Woman Index of Famous Women's Speeches

The Eloquent Woman

And hear me, those of you with women speakers today: Please transcribe and record their speeches and make them publicly available!

2012 97

Podcast: Framing the Conversation – How to Say It | Communication.

Communication Steroids

Its a conversation Roger and Tim had that was transcribed to an 11-page report.

Public Speaking Business Marketing: Creating Quality Content

Great Public Speaking

Take any recorded teleclasses, webinars, speeches and presentations and have them transcribed into articles. Content marketing is a powerful way to draw traffic from the web and funnel it to your website, helping build potential clients. Having as much content as possible, rich with search engine friendly keywords, can help 'bait' searchers into coming to your website for more information. If you don't yet have a lot of good content, where can you find it?

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Write It Out - A Guest Post by Speaker & Blogger David Goad

Speak and Deliver

Or speak out loud, record it and transcribe it… whatever style works for you. “If I write out my speech, it will sound too formal and stiff. I like to just speak off-the-cuff with a basic outline.”

2011 74

Podcast: Breaking Down Your Power Presentation

Communication Steroids

Its a conversation Roger and Tim had that was transcribed to an 11-page report.

WORLD EXCLUSIVE: First English translation of Putin's victory speech

Max Atkinson

So I gave up searching Google and turned to Twitter in pursuit of the elusive text, where a Russian speech guru's perceptively dry tweet seemed to explain all: "You see, the real problem with Putin's victory speech is that nobody cares enough to even transcribe it let alone translate it."

Podcast: Social Media is NOT New | Communication Steroids

Communication Steroids

Its a conversation Roger and Tim had that was transcribed to an 11-page report.

Podcast: Creating a Powerful Conclusion to Your Speech.

Communication Steroids

Its a conversation Roger and Tim had that was transcribed to an 11-page report.

Podcast: Three Things to NEVER do When Giving a Presentation

Communication Steroids

Its a conversation Roger and Tim had that was transcribed to an 11-page report.

2011 69

Humour and the Art of Non-verbal Communication

Pro Humorist

Try this: - transcribe 2 minutes of your favourite comedian’s act, either from a DVD or from You Tube. - There has been much written on the subject of verbal and non-verbal communication. I wanted to provide my 2 pence worth on this subject and how it relates to creating funny presentations.

2009 100

Podcast: Creating a Powerful Speech Close

Communication Steroids

Its a conversation Roger and Tim had that was transcribed to an 11-page report.

Podcast: Speaker Contracts and Agreements | Communication Steroids

Communication Steroids

Its a conversation Roger and Tim had that was transcribed to an 11-page report.

Public Speaking: Really Look at the Results to Improve

Great Public Speaking

By reading your transcribed messages instead of just listening to your own voice, you will find it easier to eliminate unnecessary content, sharpen faulty grammar, and rework key phrasing. By guest Terry Paulsen, Ph.D., CSP, CPAE When you are speaking in public, don't be so enamored by the words coming out of your mouth that you forget to eliminate those that are not necessary. Few people are upset by speeches that end a little early.

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Podcast: A Look Ahead to 2011

Communication Steroids

Its a conversation Roger and Tim had that was transcribed to an 11-page report.

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