Julie Williams

New Webinar: Creating The Perfect Studio For YOUR Needs!

I’m running another fundraising webinar in support of the Bob Deyan ALS Nurses Fund and the HEAR Now Festival.. This one is called The PERFECT Studio to Fit YOUR Needs. It’s on Thursday, December 17th, starting at 6p.m. Pacific / 9p.m. Eastern. If you can’t make the time, every registrant for the webinar will receive […]

VoiceOver Industry News

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VO Workshop to Cruise The Caribbean

Two of my favorite things are voice-over and cruises. So it’s time for another VO Workshop Cruise! We’ll be heading to the Western Caribbean on April … [Read More...]

VoiceOver Technical

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Do I Need ProTools To Have A Professional Actor’s Home Studio? (Part 1)

This perennial question comes in many forms, but the answer is almost always the same: No! OK, let me elaborate on that... First, a little background on Pro Tools. Digidesign, now owned by Avid, created Pro Tools to meet the demanding needs of the professional recording engineer. Those needs include the ability to record many audio tracks of … [Read More]

VoiceOver Business

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Plan For Success in 2015 (Part 2)

Last week we discussed the necessity of setting goals in order to maximize your potential in the new year. (See: Plan For Success in 2015, Part 1.) We talked about Annual goals being broken down into quarterly goals, into monthly, etc.  Hopefully you downloaded the goal planning sheet and brainstormed about how you can achieve what you’d like to, … [Read More...]

VOICEOVER RESOURCES

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VO Newbie Corner: The Time Is NOW!

I noticed lots of chatter in the various voice actor forums this month about new talent being unable and/or unwilling to begin auditioning. The reasons vary wildly but there is a lot of “my demos aren't ready and/or good enough”, “my website isn't ready and/or good enough” to “I don't sound like I think I should sound” and “I'm only good with my … [Read More...]