Why Am I Not Receiving Quality Auditions For My Project – Part 2

Why Am I Not Receiving Quality Auditions For My Project – Part 2

* This is the second post of a two part series for Voice Seekers on how to get better auditions for your projects. If you’d like to read Part 1 click here. * Yesterday I shared five reasons why you’re not getting more auditions, or better quality auditions for your voice over project postings. Today […]

Why Am I Not Receiving Quality Auditions For My Project – Part 1

Why Am I Not Receiving Quality Auditions For My Project – Part 1

I’ve been working at voice over in the online realm for years. I do most of my work with Voice123 and Voices.com. In that time I’ve seen a lot of auditions. Likely thousands of them. Reading through those auditions I’ve come up with 10 of the most common reasons that I personally skip over a […]

Sounds Like… Rhymes With… 5 Ways To Help A Voice Talent Out

Sounds Like… Rhymes With… 5 Ways To Help A Voice Talent Out

When I get a new voice over script, the very first thing I do is read it over and look for anything that might trip me up. This could include grammar errors, spelling errors, misplaced words, or words that I simply have no clue how to pronounce. I want to make sure I’ve got all […]

Providing A Voice Over Only Script

Providing A Voice Over Only Script

As a producer or voice seeker you’ve got a lot on your plate. From conception to completion of your project I can appreciate that there are many details you need to sort through. Hiring a voice actor is only one of them. That, in and of itself, can be a huge task simply based on […]

One Quick Tip For A More Conversational Script

One Quick Tip For A More Conversational Script

“We DO NOT want you to sound like an ANNOUNCER!” How many times have you read or wrote that in audition instructions before? “We want this script to sound friendly. Like you’re talking to a friend. Not ‘salesy’. More ‘guy next door’. We really want this read to sound conversational.”

5 Script Tips For Voice Seekers

5 Script Tips For Voice Seekers

You’ve got your vision. You’ve written your script. You’ve auditioned voice talent. You’ve picked your winner. Now it’s time to get down to business. It’s time to take that vision and make it a reality. Produce that commercial. Create that video. Update that phone system. You’re ready to record. Now what?