Julie Williams

Voiceover Insider Podcast #36 with James Alburger

The VoiceOver Insider Podcast has launched Episode #36. Julie Williams Julie talks with James Alburger who has been an “audio guy” since he was 12 years old when he taught himself to edit music with a grease pencil, scissors, and Scotch tape. Jamese now works as a professional voiceover artist, and in creative audio/video services.  […]

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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Headphones or Studio Monitors — Part 3

In Parts 1 and 2 of this series I discussed the benefits of using headphones or studio monitors. Now let's look at some recommendations: My general recommendation is check your recording from top to bottom in headphones for background noises that might have gotten into the microphone and mark anyplace that needs to be re-recorded. Once you’ve … [Read More]

VoiceOver Business

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Voice Negotiation Tools and Tactics

Price negotiation is one of the more difficult parts of a voiceover business. In the new voiceover marketplace, those with the sharpest business AND voiceover skills will survive. It takes guts to negotiate a job. It also takes a STRONG view of self worth. If you don’t believe in your skills and the value of your time, it will be very difficult … [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...]