Establishing Your Brand Identity As A Voice Talent

With all the advances and availability of technology today, budding graphic designers are turning up on every corner. Or are they? I know what you’re thinking, “How hard could it be? I can create my own graphics.” Then again, most people think … [Read more...]

How to Know When to Update Your Voice Over Demo

Beyond your sparkling personality, dulcet vocal tones, and unlimited imagination—your voice over demo is the most important tool you have to secure work in this business. It’s the vehicle you’ll benefit from most to drive your career… provided it’s … [Read more...]

Promote or Perish: How To Become A Professional Voice-over Talent

There’s really no point in having a demo if no one knows you have one. Out of sight, out of mind. Promotion allows you to take matters into your own hands. Without it—all your hard work could be for nothing. Think about it: you wouldn't walk … [Read more...]

Grow Your Small Business as a Professional Voiceover Talent

Let’s assume you’re after what we’re after: to work steadily as a professional talent, earning a decent living while scratching your aesthetic itch. It can be done, you know. People do it every day. Voiceover is a start-up business, just like any … [Read more...]

A Good Problem To Have

The entertainment industry doesn’t have a monopoly on problems, but we certainly have more than our share. To add to this, scores of ‘would-be’ professional actors and voice overs, with scads of potential and talent, routinely overwhelm themselves … [Read more...]

What Makes You Stand Out As A Voice Over

  At first blush, you might think voiceover is all about the ability to parrot famous stars, create cartoony characters at a moment's notice, and authentically mimic any accent under the sun. And while these skills are certainly useful to … [Read more...]

To Be or Not To Be a Voiceover

Let’s say, hypothetically, you come from a business background and always wanted to transition to voiceover. Let’s say you’ve been doing a bit of “fact finding” and finding a lot of contradictory information about this business. Not the least of … [Read more...]

How To Go Further & Become A Valuable Voice Talent

There’s a specific performance technique I developed for our SOUND ADVICE clients I call ‘stretching the canvas’. It’s based on the notion that much like the artist, Jackson Pollock, you need to risk well beyond the narrow limits you might initially … [Read more...]