I’ve Met Your Competition

I’ve Met Your Competition

Golden graph chartThere’s no question the voice over business is a competitive one. I do this full-time. I believe I do a great job for my clients. I’m grateful for the success I’ve already achieved and for the success I know is in my future.

But I struggle.

It’s hard. There are thousands upon thousands of other very talented people with microphones and computers and studios and voices.

My competition.

Your competition.

About Your Competition

There are a few things you need to know about your competition. A few facts that, if you consider them carefully, might help you beat them.

  • They’re just as smart as you. Maybe smarter. They know what it takes to be a successful entrepreneur.
  • They’re working hard every single day. They’re submitting more voice over auditions than you. They’re putting in longer hours than you.
  • They’ve got great equipment. They’ve spent money investing in quality equipment to provide quality sound.
  • Their skills are up to date. They’ve participated in webinars. Read books. Received coaching. Attended conferences.
  • They’re networking. Prospecting. Not waiting for clients to come find them. They’re going and finding clients.
  • They’re treating their clients like gold. Doing whatever it takes to keep them satisfied.
  • They want what you have!

QUESTION: Now that you’ve learned about your competition, what are you going to do about it?

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About Marc Scott

I've been doing voice work since 1995. When I'm not recording jobs, sending auditions, working on demos or writing new posts, you might find me on a fire truck. I'm proud to serve my community as a Volunteer Firefighter.

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