I first really started devoting myself to this blog last year when I made the move from radio guy to full time voice talent. My intentions were equal parts documenting my journey and sharing from my experience. I’ve learned a lot along the way, after all. Some lessons have been learned harder than others, but [...]
You’ve got a voice. Check. You’ve got a mic. Check. You’ve got a demo. Check. You’re all set. Ready to be the next voice over superstar. National commercials will flock to you. Major corporations are lined up to have you voice their eLearning modules. The New York Times Best Selling Authors are hunting you down [...]
When you’re working a typical 9-5 office job there’s always a safety net. There’s always (or almost always) someone above you. There’s always someone who will go to bat for you. Someone who will look out for you. When you’re an entrepreneur, when you’re a voice talent, often, you have none of those things. There’s [...]
I love being a professional voice talent for so many different reasons. Working with amazing clients! Being my own boss. Controlling my own destiny. Getting to voice new and unique projects each day. Having freedom and flexibility with my schedule. Being able to earn a great living and enjoy life.
I’ve had a head cold this week. Fortunately it wasn’t one of those butt-kicking man colds. But it was enough that the congestion affected my voice, and therein, my ability to work. I mentioned a day or two ago on Twitter that because my cold was keeping me from recording voice overs I was taking [...]