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How stenographers can type so fast

In 2005, Barbara Blackburn became the world’s fastest typist, hitting 216 words per minute. But stenographers are trained in a different way and can type 250-270 words per minute, far faster than the average person speaks. What’s the secret behind this super-fast typing speed?

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