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iStenopad app available free until March 22

If you haven’t seen the new iPad app, don’t forget to check it out soon.  The special promotional code to download a free version will expire on March 22, 2019, and after that, it will cost $20. StenoCAT returned this iPad app to the iTunes store by special request to support the NCRA A to ZTM program and alleviate the problem with a lack of machines for some participants.  It is a full-sized keyboard downloadable for an iPad … [Continue reading...]

Register now for the premier advocacy education experience

If you are a state leader or are aspiring to become one, don’t miss NCRA’s 2019 Leadership & Legislative Boot Camp happening May 5-7, outside of Washington, D.C. Registration is now open, and spots are filling fast. This event is NCRA’s premier advocacy educational event designed to teach state leaders how to be effective for the court reporting and captioning professions and experience what it is like to advocate on Capitol Hill. “This is … [Continue reading...]

Legal scopist makes the top 10 best work-from-home jobs in 2019

In an article posted March 10 by MoneyInc.com, legal scoping was named as one of the top 10 best work-from-home jobs in 2019. Read more. … [Continue reading...]

TechLinks: What is the cloud and how do you restore from it?

In today’s world of technology, everyone knows what the “cloud” is. According to ZDNet: What is cloud computing, in simple terms? Cloud computing is the delivery of on-demand computing services -- from applications to storage and processing power -- typically over the internet and on a pay-as-you-go basis. The adoption of cloud-based platforms is growing in the marketplace and can vary depending on several factors. ZDNet offers an … [Continue reading...]

Remember to nominate for awards and scholarships, including the all-new NCRA A to Z scholarships

Time is running out to recognize someone special! Every year, NCRA offers members several scholarships and awards to bring attention to the people who are contributing to the profession in important ways. In addition to the annual scholarships managed by the Council on Approved Student Education (CASE), the National Court Reporters Foundation has initiated an all-new scholarship to help students who have completed the NCRA A to Z™ Intro to Steno … [Continue reading...]

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New Professional Spotlight: Brad Benjamin

Brad Benjamin Brad Benjamin is a new freelance court reporter in Chicago, Ill. A graduate of MacCormac College, he covers various types of work including … [Read More...]

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iStenopad app available free until March 22

If you haven’t seen the new iPad app, don’t forget to check it out soon.  The special promotional code to download a free version will … [Read More...]

Veritext acquires Epiq’s court reporting business

In a press release issued March 21, Veritext Legal Solutions announced that it has acquired Epiq’s court reporting business. Read more. … [Read More...]

Nominate someone special to be CASE Educator of the Year or a Fellow of the Academy of Professional Reporters

Now is the time to recognize someone special! Every year, NCRA offers members several opportunities to bring attention to the people who are … [Read More...]

Apply for NCRA scholarships, including the all-new NCRA A to Z scholarship

Each year, NCRA offers members several scholarships to support students as they work to become professional court reporters and captioners. In … [Read More...]

Phipps Reporting acquires Taylor & Jonovic Court Reporters

In a press release issued March 5, Phipps Reporting announced that it has acquired Taylor & Jonovic Court Reporters, a 40-year-old Miami-based … [Read More...]

A Message From Your 2019 NCRA Board

Here is your update on recent NCRA Board action.  With the help of our Government Relations team and Dave Wenhold, Interim Executive … [Read More...]

Lawmaker calls for increase in court reporter fees

On March 18 radio station WHMI reported that Michigan state representative Hank Vaupel recently introduced legislation to update the transcript fees … [Read More...]

Remember to nominate for awards and scholarships, including the all-new NCRA A to Z scholarships

Time is running out to recognize someone special! Every year, NCRA offers members several scholarships and awards to bring attention to the people who … [Read More...]

Vacancies have area court reporters stretched thin

The Herald-Whig, Quincy, Ill., posted an article on March 13 about the impact the shortage of court reporters is having in the west central portion of … [Read More...]

Advanced Depositions announces hires and promotions

In a press release issued March 13, Advanced Depositions announced several personnel additions at its west coast headquarters in Irvine, … [Read More...]

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