Verbal Ink Blog

Dec - 08
2018

Transcription & Translation

Transcription and Translation: What’s the Difference? Two of the professional services provided at Verbal Ink are transcription and translation. So what’s the difference? Well, it’s clear that the words start and end the same way, but so do “expertly” and…

Dec - 07
2018

Quantitative Research

Quantitative Research Studies: An Introduction Considering publishing a paper in the social sciences? If so, you need to be well versed in quantitative research, the type of research that for the last half-century has been preferred by most social science…

Dec - 07
2018

Social Science Research

Sampling Strategies for Social Science Research When we think of sampling, many of us think of collecting pastries and heaps of macaroni and cheese from a buffet line. In research, selecting samples is not quite as appetizing. It requires more…

Dec - 07
2018

U.S.-Based Transcription

Why U.S.-Based Transcription Matters: The Communication Gap The basic premise of outsourcing is simple: some countries are cheaper for widget production than others. Creating the widget in a country with an average hourly rate of a few pennies is going…

Dec - 07
2018

History of Transcription

A Brief History of Transcription Sunlight glimmers into the arched window of a spire illuminating the balding head of a monk robed in crimson, dutifully copying Latin from one parchment to the next with a delicate plume. This is the…