The Secretary transcribes

United States, 1947

Film
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Begins by showing the difference between the work of a stenographer and that of a secretary. The importance of a systematic approach to work is stressed. The efficient secretary is shown at work. She keeps a card file of frequently-used addresses and knows the use of reference books. She uses a clear system in transcribing shorthand notes and checks her work while it is still in the typewriter, and is thus able to correct mistakes quickly and neatly.

Credits

production company

Coronet Instructional Films

Duration

00:10:00:00

Production places
United States
Production dates
1947

Collection metadata

ACMI Identifier

009578

Language

English

Subject categories

Agriculture, Business, Commerce & Industry → Career education

Agriculture, Business, Commerce & Industry → Occupations

Agriculture, Business, Commerce & Industry → Office practice

Agriculture, Business, Commerce & Industry → Secretaries

Agriculture, Business, Commerce & Industry → Vocational guidance

Education, Instruction, Teaching & Schools → Career education

Education, Instruction, Teaching & Schools → Secretaries

Education, Instruction, Teaching & Schools → Vocational guidance

Educational & Instructional

Educational & Instructional → Educational films

Educational & Instructional → Instructional

Short films

Short films → Short films - United States

Sound/audio

Sound

Colour

Black and White

Holdings

16mm film; Access Print (Section 1)

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