Monthly Archives: October 2010

Shorthand in the Industrial and Victorian Ages

The History of Shorthand – Part Two We talked about the beginnings of shorthand in the first installment of our “History of Shorthand” (see “Speaking of Shorthand, Here’s the Long and Short of It”) and left off in the late … Continue reading

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Did You Mean “B” or “V”?

Sound familiar? I can almost guarantee that we’ve all seen something like this at one point in our career.  Acronyms and letter codes in general can be both a blessing and a curse…especially when the letters sound similar when spoken.  … Continue reading

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The Case of the Bad Interpreter!

Recently we ran across some interesting examples of ways making the record that just didn’t work…not even a little.  We thought it would be interesting to post these as we find them so that none of the rest of us … Continue reading

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Tampa Bay President/CEO Named Northern Director of FCRA

Diane Emery, President and CEO of Executive Reporting Service inducted at FCRA annual convention. Clearwater, FL – October 2010 – Executive Reporting Service is proud to announce that President and CEO Diane Emery was installed as the Northern Director for … Continue reading

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Big Brother IS Watching!

Head’s up!  As most of us already know, if you post it online, it’s there forever.  And, it can come back to haunt you.  Especially if you have to appear in court! Below is an article that ran in the … Continue reading

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The Keeper of the Record – HB or ER? – (Human Being or Electronic Recorder)

Last month we posted a video of Lisa Michaels’ (President of the Deposition Reporters Association of California) response to Governor Schwarzenneger’s  comments about replacing live court reporters with machines to help save money in order to help reduce the California … Continue reading

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Speaking of Shorthand, Here’s the Long and Short of It!

Part One Hearing about the new Gallery of Shorthand opening and learning about all of the great exhibits housed there has whetted  our appetite for more!  And, who would have thought, there is a lot of very interesting facts, trivia … Continue reading

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