Athletic coaches at all levels of competition agree that preparation is key
to success in sports. That’s why coaches compile scouting reports on the
opposition – detailing the other team’s strengths and weaknesses.

By using digital dictation tools and software, coaches may be able to create
a more detailed report, giving their players and teams more of a chance to

The first step in drafting a scouting report is taking notes on the
opposition. With a digital voice recorder, these notes will be more clear and
concise than if the coach jotted them in a notebook. A digital recording
captures exactly what the coach was thinking when observing the other team,
whereas some details are often lost with handwritten notes.

And because the thoughts are saved in a digital file, the coaches can go back
and refresh their memory about what to expect from the other team.

More information about how digital dictation tools and software can benefit a
wide range of industries can be found at American Dictation. The website is
also a leading source for digital dictation and speech recognition tools and