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Exploring alternatives to the legal life

An article posted May 15 in The Daily Campus, the student newspaper of Southern Methodist University in Dallas, Texas, notes that a career in court reporting or as a legal videographer offer two viable options for someone interested in entering the legal profession, and cites NCRA as a resource to learn more. Read more. … [Continue reading...]

Exploring alternatives to the legal life

An article posted May 15 in The Daily Campus, the student newspaper of Southern Methodist University in Dallas, Texas, notes that a career in court reporting or as a legal videographer offer two viable options for someone interested in entering the legal profession, and cites NCRA as a resource to learn more. Read more. … [Continue reading...]

Legal Eagle expands services with acquisitions

Legal Eagle, based in Greenville, S.C., announced in a press release issued May 7, that the firm has agreed to acquire Cannon Court Reporting, also based in Greenville, and Freelance Reporting Services of Spartanburg, S.C. Read more. … [Continue reading...]

TechLinks: What you need to know about scanners

NCRA’s Realtime and Technology Resources Committee members tackled the subject of scanners this month to give NCRA members a leg up on finding the best solution in going paperless. “Among the scanners I have used, the Fujitsu ScanSnap and also the Epson Workforce scanners are my two favorite,” says Dana Hayden, RMR, CRR, CRC, of Fayetteville, Ark. She offers the advantages and disadvantages of both. Fujitsu ScanSnap iX500 Advantages … [Continue reading...]

2018 NCRA Convention & Expo student track sessions

Read the presenters bios here. Steno Speed Dating Steno Speed Dating (noun): An organized social activity in which students seeking information and networking opportunities have a series of short conversations with working reporters and captioners. This is a great opportunity to sit down and talk with professionals in a round of "Speed Dating." You will have 10-15 minutes with each reporter or captioner to ask all the questions you have … [Continue reading...]

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You never know where the job might take you

While working for Orange Legal in Tavares, Fla., Tiffany Treffeisen, RPR, and Lisa Shuman, RPR, shared reporting duties on an eminent domain case earlier this … [Read More...]

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Exploring alternatives to the legal life

An article posted May 15 in The Daily Campus, the student newspaper of Southern Methodist University in Dallas, Texas, notes that a career in court … [Read More...]

Alaris re-opens downtown St. Louis office

In a press release issued May 14, Alaris Litigation announced the grand re-opening of their office located at 711 N. 11th Street in St. Louis, Mo., to … [Read More...]

Hit me with your best webinar

Since hitting the scene in the mid-1990s the popularity of webinars to share information has defied all communications trends. Their use has more than … [Read More...]

Effective Oct. 1, 2018, New Exam Retention Policy

NCRA places a high value on the standards it sets for the professional certifications it offers.  As part of the Association’s commitment to … [Read More...]

Celebrate Certification Month with savings

May is Celebrate Certification Month at NCRA; and in honor of this first-time observance, members and students can save. The cost to take the online … [Read More...]

NCRA member writes dream novel

By Becky Doby "I'd like to sell Mary Kay full-time." Pause. "I've always wanted to be a personal trainer." Silence. "Okay, who else?" It was … [Read More...]

WKT committee reviews test questions at NCRA headquarters

On May 4 and 5, members of NCRA’s Written Knowledge Test (WKT) Committee worked with Cindy Cheng from Pearson VUE to update questions in the … [Read More...]

Former NCRA Member Betty Armstrong Dole Passes

On May 12, The Enterprise reported that former NCRA member Betty Armstrong Dole passed away in Palo Alto, Calif. Dole was an official court … [Read More...]

Jobs you might want to consider in the legal field

Court reporter was one of four careers noted in an article about jobs in the legal field to consider in an article posted by The Global Dispatch on … [Read More...]

TechLinks: What you need to know about scanners

NCRA’s Realtime and Technology Resources Committee members tackled the subject of scanners this month to give NCRA members a leg up on finding the … [Read More...]

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