Julie Williams

Kimberly Woods auditions for audiobooks with Debra Deyan of Deyan audio.

Audio Dispatches from Voice2014 Saturday August 30 – Last Day!

This is the last day of Voice2014 in Anaheim California. But just because it’s the last day doesn’t mean there’s nothing going on. Rather than going to a number of breakout sessions grouped by topics today, the conference participants will spend much of the morning and afternoon periods in larger plenary sessions. Don’t forget to […]

VoiceOver Industry News

audies

2014 Audie Finalists Announced

The finalists for the 2014 Audie Awards have been announced. The Audies are annual awards that recognize distinction in audiobooks. They have been … [Read More...]

VoiceOver Technical

audobe_audition

Do I Need Pro Tools to have a Professional Actor’s Home Studio? (Part 2)

  [See Part 1 of this article for a general overview of what software needs to provide for the home VO studio.] For Mac OS If price is your number one discerning factor for choosing software (it shouldn’t be), then look no further than Garageband. It’s included with every Mac computer, so that helps offset the perceived “Apple tax” of paying a … [Read More]

VoiceOver Business

Multicolor-2014-1

14 Strategies to Make More Money in 2014

Beef up your bookkeeping. Get web site(s) in order. Schedule daily or weekly times to search for prospects. Add new agents to your sales force. Network at events. Professional Development: Refining your craft through training (private coaching/webinars), buying books or resources. Develop a mission statement that defines you and your … [Read More...]

VOICEOVER RESOURCES

Success stair step

VoiceOver Success Doesn’t Happen by Accident

One question Quiz.  Which is true? a)     “You have all your fingers. You should be a concert pianist!” b)     “You have a great voice. You should do voice-overs!” c)     “You’ve got a very steady hand. You should be a brain surgeon!” d)     None of the above The answer, of course, is D.  But if you chose B, we are not mocking you. … [Read More...]