Are You Giving Everything?

Are You Giving Everything?

When a client thanks me for doing a great job, I’m appreciative. After all, I strive to provide exceptional service to all of my clients. I believe they deserve nothing less. When a client follows up their thank you with, “we’ve worked with other voice actors that just don’t put in the effort,” that makes […]

Giving Back To Your Voice Over Clients

Giving Back To Your Voice Over Clients

The relationship between a voice talent and a voice seeker can be a very simple one, if we so choose. A talent provides a voice. A seeker provides a payment. Sometimes it ends there. Sometimes it repeats. But what if that relationship could be more? What if, as a talent, it doesn’t just stop after […]

How To Get Client Testimonials

How To Get Client Testimonials

If you’ve ever checked out the pages on my site where I post projects I’ve worked on, you’ll notice that about 90% of them include some kind of client testimonial. Just a quick sentence or two from the client on my work and/or service. A fellow colleague asked me the other day, “How do you […]

When To Fire A Voice Over Client

When To Fire A Voice Over Client

One of the core principles of customer service is the age old belief that the customer is always right. But are they? If you agree on terms of a voice over project and the client changes those terms after the fact, is the client really right? If you’ve delivered a quality service, providing a professional […]

Why You Need To Unplug

Why You Need To Unplug

As a solopreneur, it’s hard for me to disconnect. With voice over clients in over a dozen time zones and countries around the world, I feel like I always need to be available. There’s no 9a – 5p in this business. A business that knows no boundaries. Not those of brick and mortar walls. Not […]

When Firefighting and Voice Over Collide

When Firefighting and Voice Over Collide

If you’re a regular here, or if you read the little mini bio over there on the right column, you’ll know that in addition to being a full-time voice talent, I’m also a volunteer firefighter. I’ve been a proud member for 13 years and currently serve in the position of Acting Captain. Always On Call […]