NCRA TechCon event draws more than 200 attendees

NCRA’s 2014 TechCon conference attracted more than 200 professionals and a dozen vendors when it was held April 11 - 13 in Atlanta, Ga. The event, now in its third year, offers court reporters, legal videographers, trial presenters, and other legal professionals an opportunity to interact and learn about new and emerging technology trends in the legal services industry. “For those who are interested in cutting-edge technology and the … [Continue reading...]

Working the career puzzle: Wallace event focuses on nontraditional options

Lew Wallace STEM Academy recently organized a College and Career Festival aimed primarily for students who are not interested in or who have not been accepted to a “conventional” four-year college, according to an article in the Post-Tribune (Chicago, Ill.). The event exposed students to a wide range of career options and ambitions, including child care, the military, firefighters, and hairstylists. College of Court Reporting, Hobart, Ind., … [Continue reading...]

Lessons from NCRA’s 2013 Firm Owners Economic Benchmark Survey

NCRA’s 2013 Firm Owners Economic Benchmark Survey released in February as part of its Firm Owners Executive Conference, paints an overall picture that court reporting firms are continuing to grow. According to the survey, about 46 percent of firms responding reported growth, while 23 percent said their financial picture remained about the same. Only 16 percent reported a decline in revenue, and only 5 percent of those reported a substantial … [Continue reading...]

NCRA TechCon event draws more than 200 attendees

NCRA’s 2014 TechCon conference attracted more than 200 professionals and a dozen vendors when it was held April 11 - 13 in Atlanta, Ga. The event, now in its third year, offers court reporters, legal videographers, trial presenters, and other legal professionals an opportunity to interact and learn about new and emerging technology trends in the legal services industry. “For those who are interested in cutting-edge technology and the … [Continue reading...]

School posts video explaining court reporting career

The New York Career Institute, based in New York City, posted a video explaining what court reporters do. The video mentions that court reporters provide verbatim records of testimony, speeches, conversations, legal procedures, and other events. In addition, the video notes that court reporters also take down the words of lawmakers in Congress, as well as provide live captioning of events and television broadcasts for people who are deaf or hard … [Continue reading...]

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NCRA TechCon event draws more than 200 attendees

NCRA’s 2014 TechCon conference attracted more than 200 professionals and a dozen vendors when it was held April 11 - 13 in Atlanta, Ga. The event, … [Read More...]

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Register now for NCRA’s 2014 Convention & Expo happening July 31 - Aug. 3 in San Francisco, Calif., and hear Tommy Spaulding, keynote presenter … [Read More...]

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According to an April 21 article on Philly.com, area movie theaters are now getting the technology to provide captions for theater-goers who are … [Read More...]

Local courts feeling the effects of ongoing state budget cuts

An article posted on the KION 46 news site, out of California’s Central Coast, discussed how California budget cuts have negatively affected state … [Read More...]

Marketing legal videographers

NCRA’s Certified Legal Videographers Council leaders Bruce Balmer, MBA, CLVS, Columbia, S.C., and Brian Clune, CLVS, San Anselmo, Calif., were … [Read More...]

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Leave a lasting legacy through NCRF’s Legacy Society

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School posts video explaining court reporting career

The New York Career Institute, based in New York City, posted a video explaining what court reporters do. The video mentions that court reporters … [Read More...]

NCRA’s 2014 TechCon coverage

This year’s TechCon, held April 11-13 in Atlanta, was marked by cutting-edge sessions led by some of the most dynamic and innovative experts in the … [Read More...]

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