Shorthand

  • Medical Shorthand
    How many relaxed, casual environments do we see in the medical world? Not many! In this fast-paced and vital field, we see people who are absolutely dedicated to their business, with no time to spar....
  • Gregg Shorthand
    Are There Different Types of Shorthand?When shorthand was really becoming popular in the late 1800s and early 1900s, there were a variety of methods. Some were based on letter-type symbols, and some ....
  • Shorthand Typing
    Let's face it-how often do you really pick up a pen anymore? It seems that all I do all day is type, type, type! Whether I'm taking notes at the office meeting, or responding to Email, both business....
  • Stenography
    I've Heard of Stenography. What Is It?Stenography is another word for shorthand writing. It's any method of transcription that uses symbols and/or abbreviations to greatly speed up the writing proce....
  • Shorthand Writing
    Why Try Shorthand Writing?Have you ever noticed that the more important the information is that you are trying to write down, the more difficult it is to keep up with the speaker? We become flustered....
  • Computer Shorthand
    I Do Most of My Work on a Computer; How Can I Access the Power of Shorthand?The same methods that make shorthand writing so easy and efficient have been applied to computer keyboards. The non-essenti....
  • Meeting Note Taking
    Let's face it; we all know who is on the fast track at the office, and who is just struggling to keep up. In the morning meeting, some of our colleagues are alert, prepared, and involved with the spe....
  • Email Shorthand
    Have you ever received an e-mail message that is short and sophisticated, and uses abbreviations and emoticons (symbols that denote emotions)? This is Email Shorthand! Email is the hottest, speedies....
  • Note Taking
    When we attend an interesting lecture or an important meeting, we want to remember all the salient points the speaker had to offer. However, we usually end up pushing ourselves to try to get down eve....
  • Speed Typing
    Most of us spend most of our day typing! The first thing we see when we walk into any business environment is the computer, from post offices to general stores to the White House! Whether it's Email....