Julie Williams

Voiceover Insider Podcast #46: 5 Questions Newbies Should NOT Be Asking

The VoiceOver Insider Podcast has launched Episode #46. In this episode, Julie Williams talks with Joe J Thomas, a voice actor in Los Angeles. They discuss the top 5 questions that newbie VO talent often ask—that are irrelevant— and what they should be asking, instead! Joe voices games, animation, anime, and dubbing. If you’ve played […]

VoiceOver Industry News

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The VoiceOver Insider Podcast Episode #7: Derek Chappell Discusses Using Social Media to Futher your VO Career

Derek Chappell has created an online "hub" of voiceover blogs and other information sources. He chats with Julie Williams about some of the social … [Read More...]

VoiceOver Technical

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The Biggest Mistake VO Newbies Make

So many voiceover newbies make the mistake of not approaching voiceover as a business. Like a Subway Franchise, there are expenses: studio, training, marketing. You need a coach to guide you  (not just teach you...but guide you) in what to do next). And, you need to be prepared to invest in yourself, your training, your skills, and your … [Read More]

VoiceOver Business

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How To Actually Achieve Your Voice-Over Goals

I‘ve learned a number of things about goal-setting over the years. Perhaps the most poignant lesson is this: how you structure your goals can set you up for failure or success. It‘s been my experience that action-oriented goals are much more productive than results-oriented goals. For example, let‘s say I want to lose 50 pounds this year. Is … [Read More...]

VOICEOVER RESOURCES

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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...]