By: Danielle Chazen The opinions expressed in this column are those of the author and do not [...]
When Tri-C Community College set forth to integrate a digital reporting track into its court reporting program, they knew their deep experience with steno and voice would be helpful. But Jen Krueger, a professor within the program for nearly 30 years, wasn’t prepared for was the degree to which its new digital track will complement its voice and steno tracks.
Well after the recession of 2008 to 2010 began to relent, some court reporting firms noticed that cost-containment functions at law firms that had emerged out of necessity during the downturn had remained in place. Something similar occurred within state and federal courts where severe cost scrutiny continued long after the grip of the recession had loosened.