Atlanta Court Reporting Blog

Truth Be Told, I Think Lawyers Are Great!

Donovan Reporting salutes all the lawyers out there who work hard for social justice!  Over the years, I’ve noticed that when the general public speaks about lawyers, whether it’s a social setting, business meeting, or in any number of situations, … Continue reading

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5 Tips to Save Your Sanity During the Holidays

As a court reporter, perfectionism tendencies are in my DNA. I have spent the better part of the last 25 years building a business based on the goal of achieving 100% accuracy. Capturing the entire record, verbatim, is the business … Continue reading

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Gratitude In the Midst of Chaos

Thanksgiving is just around the corner. As the holiday season approaches, world news casts an alarming shadow, and many of us find it difficult to navigate the daily updates of terror and chaos in France and other volatile parts of … Continue reading

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July 4th Inspiration

As a business owner in the Atlanta area, I am encouraged on a regular basis by the hard working and inspirational staff, reporters, and clients of Donovan Reporting. Here’s one story from Susan Taylor, our quality control manager, which touched … Continue reading

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36 Questions To Enrich Your Relationship

For this post, I’m taking a short break from the specifics of court reporting… I hope it’s a welcome diversion from your daily deposition! Valentine’s is in the air! From chocolate roses to love-stamped candy hearts, this time of year … Continue reading

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Deposition Gratitude – Winter Wonderland

“Once again, the holidays came so fast!  And there’s so much to do!” I’m not sure about you, but I feel the end-of-year pressure all around… From family and friends to colleagues and clients, everyone is taking care of holiday … Continue reading

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