Cropping an Image for Use in CATalyst

There are several instances when reporters will make use of an image in CATalyst. The most common is a signature image on a certificate page. Some reporters use a company logo as part of a cover page.  Some use a photograph of a witness on a cover page.  Regardless of the reason for the image, […]

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Ascend: Training That Fits Perfectly!

Whenever I’m not busy with my duties as Training Program Manager at Stenograph, I’m frequently out taking pictures. Landscapes, sunsets, flora and fauna, night skies – I adore capturing and sharing a photograph that makes someone smile. Because I’m serious about this pursuit, I invested in good equipment (camera body, lenses, tripod, accessories) and software […]

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How Ascend Members Get a Step Ahead

Ascend Training by Stenograph has been available for a couple of weeks now, and members have discovered the following about learning on this new platform: Training can be a very pleasant, supportive experience, one you look forward to and enjoy. Training is something you can do regularly during brief breaks; it is not necessary to […]

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Jury Duty in the Age of COVID-19

2020 being the year that it is, I should probably have expected to receive a summons for jury duty, however it was quite a shock to receive the form in my mailbox, and an even bigger surprise to learn that I was expected to report in just a couple of weeks. Delays in the delivery […]

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What Do You Need to Learn?

What could you be doing better, faster, and more efficiently when using your Case CATalyst software? How do you know what features you should learn to make a significant, practical difference in the amount of time you spend editing, or improving your dictionary? One way to find out is to hang out with other reporters, […]

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Who Inspires You?

One of my favorite teachers at the University of Illinois was my theater history professor, Dr. Bob Graves. Although the topic he taught turned out to have only a very minor, passing role in my life, he had a massive impact on my choices and my career! Dr. Bob, as we called him, was one […]

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