Why Are You Afraid Of Change?

Why Are You Afraid Of Change?

When Apple finally confirmed the rumor that had been floating around for months – that they were doing away with the headphone jack in the iPhone 7 – the interwebs collectively melted down. Minds were blown. Heads exploded. Rants and sarcasm and “why me… why now… why this…” posts overflowed in every social media stream […]

Pursuing The Dream Voice Over Client

Pursuing The Dream Voice Over Client

The other day I was having a conversation with a fellow voice talent. It went something like this… “Who’s your dream client?” They replied, “_______.” “That’s awesome,” I replied. “What’ve you been doing lately to pursue them?” * Blank Stare * “Hey, Marc. Who’s your dream client?” “Apple!” “That’s awesome,” they replied. “What’ve you been […]

The Jony Ive Approach To Auditions

The Jony Ive Approach To Auditions

Recently I read a book about Apple Design Guru Jony Ive (Jony Ive: The Genius Behind Apple’s Greatest Products). In it he discussed the process of submitting a new idea or design to Steve Jobs. As anyone who is even slightly familiar with Steve Jobs knows, his personality was, shall we say, temperamental? If he […]

Can You Sound Like The iPhone 6 Commercial

Can You Sound Like The iPhone 6 Commercial

I’m not gonna lie… there were some touch and go moments during the Apple Live Event yesterday when I’m pretty sure my heart nearly stopped and I was ready to curl up in the fetal position, giving up my will to live. But eventually the live stream started working again. And I recovered. Apple gave […]

This Is CNN

This Is CNN

There are certain voices, certain characters, certain phrases that stick in our minds. That resonate with us for different reasons each time we hear them. That are unmistakable. Unforgettable. That will always just be. Anytime I think of Michigan, I’ll always think of Tim Allen. Pure Michigan. When you hear Dennis Leary does it make […]

Who Is Your Dream Client?

Who Is Your Dream Client?

I posted the question on my Facebook page the other night. “My dream client is___________. Finish the sentence.” People shared their responses and it was great to see how so many people were dreaming big dreams. Some of the names that were shared included ESPN, The Discovery Channel, Disney and NFL Films.