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Focus Group Transcription

A Huge Investment In Time And Money!

At eScribe, it’s important to us that clients receive value for money and a positive return on the time invested in focus groups. Set out below are our recommendations for creating recordings of appropriate quality to enable effective and accurate transcription.

With appropriate forethought and planning, successful recordings result in transcriptions that are easily analysed and require far less time and focus.

Category types of Focus Group Transcription include:

  • General group discussion transcription
  • Roundtable discussion transcription
  • Focus group discussion transcription
  • Meeting transcription
  • Conference transcription
  • Brainstorming session transcription
  • Strategic planning session transcription

A Successful Outcome = Quality Recordings!


1. The technical aspect of the audio-video recording.
2. The participants’ content.


  • venue;
  • recording equipment used;
  • placement of microphones;
  • moderator:
    1. introduction;
    2. an explanation of the two objectives;
    3. must set down guidelines to achieve high quality participant content;
    4. strategy to manage softly spoken speakers and/or those who have;
    5. strong accents; and
    6. invites a roll call for speaker identification, if required.
  • control of the flow of the conversation; and
  • how the gathered data is going to be analysed.

Speaker Identification

Is knowing who said what really necessary to achieve your desired outcome?  If speaker identification is important, then the ability of our transcriptionists to identify each speaker’s content is subject to:
  • the quality of the audio recording;
  • the number of participants;
  • how well the focus group is moderated;
  • the quality of the participants’ content.

Our Audio and Video Transcribers, Quality Reviewers and Captionists:

  • are qualified in relevant specialised industries;
  • all reside in Australia and their first language is English;
  • are bound by signed Confidentiality and Non-Disclosure Agreements;
  • provide a Name Police Check Clearance.
  • the appropriate formatting and verbatim style for your purposes;
  • transparent pricing and billing process;
  • flexible turnaround times;
  • security, confidentiality and privacy legally defined policies;
  • no lock-in contracts; and
  • genuine client care and service on every single job!
  • update your profile and reset password;
  • securely upload voice recordings to eScribe;
  • download your completed files;
  • download and pay your tax invoices;
  • delete files; and
  • monitor your workflow with end to end tracking.

Our long term clients know that we are totally predictable, consistent, reliable and happy and that we always deliver.

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Some Important Information

You may be surprised to learn the facts about transcribing audio and find this information very useful to read.

Read our tips on how to achieve high quality audio recordings to assist you in achieving a greater outcome.

Conversational level of verbatim is the style used by 95% of our clients. Our full range of style options are available to meet your requirements on registration.

We charge per-recorded minute making our pricing simple and transparent. No set up fees, ongoing admin costs or hidden fees.

We offer flexible turnaround times to suit your deadlines. Standard is 2 business days subject to eg. volume and audio quality.

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eScribe abides by the Australian National Principles and privacy legislation and further adheres to client contracts. eScribe is your trustworthy solution.