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.

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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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Turn a presentation into a report or e-book

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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.

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Famous Speech Friday: Janet Yellen on holding women back

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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.

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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).

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

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

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

Speaker's Remorse - The Strongest Editing Tool

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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!

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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.

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

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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.

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Why (and how) you should publish your speeches

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Transcribe: No text? If you give a speech, but don't take steps to publish or preserve it afterward, did you make a sound? The answer could be contributing inadvertently to silencing women all over the world.

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

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Famous Speech Friday: Theresa May's 1st prime minister's questions

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And of course, the sessions are recorded and transcribed. In the United Kingdom Parliament, there's no greater show than Prime Minister's Questions , commonly referred to as PMQs. The country's constitution calls for it, and currently, it happens every Wednesday at noon for about a half hour.

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Six Tips for Working with an Interpreter While Public Speaking

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Transcribe or write out your talk. I spoke in Beijing on Saturday, and worked with an interpreter for the first time. Public speaking is hard enough, and working with an interpreter complicates things… unless you’re prepared. I had two interpreters. One was the primary and the other was a secondary interpreter, plus they had two on stand-by (paranoid event planning I guess).

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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.

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

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Yes! I Want You to Write Your Speech!

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Wing the speech, record it, and transcribe it. Even that, ladies and gentlemen, is just another way to trick you into writing it, or at least reading what your transcriber put down to get your mind working as a creative editor.

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!).

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

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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.

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

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Easily sync lyrics with a music video in PowerPoint

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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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Transcribe meeting notes, if required 3. [Excerpt from Everything You Wanted to Know about Freelance Writing – [link]. Note : See companion post: Setting your corporate writing rate – [link]. Before you quote on a project, you need to define the scope of the project. To do this, you have to ask the client a number of questions: 1. When does the project start? When is the project due? What am I expected to produce (the deliverable)? Who will I work with as the primary point person?

"How can I tell a personal story when I don't like to talk about myself?"

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Having trouble talking about a personal tale in concrete, emotional and non-abstract ways, take a look at your words after you write them down or transcribe a recording of yourself.

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

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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."

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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.