Fiverr.com has long billed itself as the solution to all creative challenges that anyone in need could face. But for many years no one could ever think of Fiver as a threat to their business. When I first heard about Fiver in 2010’ish someone informed me about it as a cute way of getting followers … [Read more...] about Why Fiverr For Voiceover Especially Pisses Me Off
Early in my career, I approached a producer about doing a demo for me. He was not a professional voiceover demo producer. But he claimed to have knowledge in the field. So he grilled me on a number of things about my capabilities. And one that seemed to stick with him was accents. Particularly, the … [Read more...] about Fake Accents In Voiceover & Why I Hate Them
A colleague of mine once said to me "The job of a Voiceover Talent is to wake up every day and voiceover audition." Well, I'm terrible at my job. I do not audition often. My career as a voiceover talent has never been about auditioning. It has always been about marketing, personal relationships, and … [Read more...] about My 7 Step Voiceover Audition Process
Everett Oliver is a shy, introverted booth director who got his start 25 years ago in the animation world..... And if you know Everett you know that there is absolutely nothing shy nor introverted about him. Everett is a no holds barred, unfiltered, instinctive voiceover coach and booth director who … [Read more...] about Everett Oliver – What The Hell Is A Booth Director and Why Do I Need One?
On the surface of things, I may seem like the luckiest guy in the world. I’m a digital nomad who makes a living with my God-given talent, my voice. My voice has allowed me to travel all over the world, freedom to decide how I spend my days and has set me in the company of some pretty famous and … [Read more...] about 5 Things I HATE About Being A Voiceover Talent
At the cross section of one of the most successful voiceover careers and the embodiment of talent, is one of the nicest people in VO, Joe Cipriano. I had a chance to meet Joe Cip (as he is affectionately referred to) a few years at VO Atlanta. He was signing copies of his book "Living on Air" which … [Read more...] about How Do I Become Joe Cipriano