The story of the speech-to-text industry over the next ten years will be the integration of [...]
Educators Weigh in on Changes Taking Place in Speech-to-Text Industry As the speech-to-text industry navigates the [...]
Let’s begin with the U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics (BLS), which calculated in May 2018 that the number of court reporters had declined by almost 20 percent over three years to 14,500. I will tell you that I have always been dubious of BLS numbers in this industry because when I worked at NCRA, we always felt the BLS number for court reporters was too high.
Recent news that the Brown College of Court Reporting would be shutting down its program after nearly 50 years was indeed a shock, at least until you consider that the list of court reporting programs that have closed their doors over the past two decades is much longer than the list of programs that now exist.
By Fredric I. Lederer The opinions expressed in this column are those of the author and do [...]
The Speech-to-Text Institute Unveiled; Seeks To Unify and Bring Collaboration, Standards To Court Reporting Business
The court reporting business has a new industry organization that was announced today. The Speech-to-Text Institute (STTI) is a non-profit organization that seeks to help lead an industry that is experiencing fundamental, transformative changes.