Julie Williams

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The Deyan Institute Raises The Bar in Audiobook Training

“Today, anyone with a microphone can get into this type of work. And with the barrier to entry being so low, these people have a burden on themselves to study their craft, hone their skills, and compete in this new marketplace,” says Debra Deyan, owner of Deyan Audio. A couple of months ago the Deyan […]

VoiceOver Industry News

Marc Cashman and Julie Williams: The Dynamic Duo

Sign Up for This New Webinar: The VO Report Card - June 24th at 6p.m. PDT Register for the webinar (June 24th at 6p.m. PDT) … [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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The Strategy of Knowing WHO You’re Auditioning For

Even the best of actors just starting out in voiceovers will make this innocent and understandable mistake: “bigging up” the product name while reading the script. It feels like it makes sense to really emphasize the product name, right? They’re the ones paying thousands, or even millions of dollars to get their name out there. There’s a good … [Read More...]

VOICEOVER RESOURCES

Organizing Your Business for 2014

If you've joined the ranks of the online voice actor, you've now started your own business.  No matter where you are in your career, your business needs are the same.  You're now a company and that company can either be a well oiled machine that gets results or a disorganized mess that gets little in return. Perhaps you've already set some … [Read More...]