The Benefits of Dictation

We love to look at all of the different applications for digital dictation, transcription and voice recognition. Here is a very interesting and informative piece from a creative writing point of view, demonstrating how the use of digital dictation and speech recognition software such as Nuance Dragon can completely change your mindset and increase your productivity…

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Hello Story Empire readers! I’d like to fly – at least when it comes to writing – rather than plodding along. There’s one tool I now use to do just that: Dragon Naturally Speaking.

Good thing you don’t have to train this dragon to dictate well.

When it comes to writing a book, there is a faster way without a huge expense which also feels like flying. In my last post, I described how I was working to clear my own logjam with available time and one of those changes was to spend a little money to address my constricted writing time. I purchased Dragon Naturally Speaking and set out to dictate so I could produce more words per hour than typing. To dictate well, it requires training Dragon – which sounds like the title of a couple of movies.

Training a Dragon is simple, especially when compared to the movie…

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