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The scariest things in the voice over biz

October 31, 2011 by

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This is a Halloween-themed post, addressing the scariest thing(s) about the voice over business, and how anxiety is created simply by “not knowing” the following: Who can I trust or listen to for sound advice? If I give up, and am I doing this too soon or without a fight? If I do not book […]

What the exterminator taught me about customer service

October 28, 2011 by

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I write this with the complete understanding that I may take jabs at myself, and the job I have done at Voice123, but I also think it will be helpful, as every voice over talent has to offer a form of customer service when working as their own business. Let me get this out of […]

Microphone Mythology by Dan Lenard

October 27, 2011 by

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One thing at a time! This week, Microphone Mythology… Yeah, while a Logitech, off the shelf, computer mic might sound better than your old cassette recorder mic, it won’t hack it in this ever increasingly competitive market. The good news is a good mic that is more than adequate is under $300! You need a […]

How Google makes artists less creative

October 25, 2011 by

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The inspiration for this posting came this past weekend, after visiting alumni at my Alma mater. Through conversations with experienced, creative artists, and time to think on my own, I began to wonder if Google is making artists stupid and/or smart. Less creative: I was speaking to a professor, Dr. Felecia Ruff from Wagner College. […]

Introducing voice over Ambassador Tini Gatius

October 24, 2011 by

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The last in a series of posts about the new Voice123 Ambassador program, we introduce you to our Ambassador to Rio de Janeiro, Brazil, Tini Gatius! The mission of a Voice123 ambassador is to to establish a strong Voice123 presence in different areas by finding voice seekers and directing them to our site to post […]

Introducing voice over Ambassador Keisha Dutes aka Tasty Keish

October 21, 2011 by

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Continuing this week with introductions of Voice123 Ambassadors! A few months ago, Voice123 proposed the idea to the voice talent community of becoming an Ambassador for the Voice123 website. We found very special voice talent interested in the mission of establishing a strong Voice123 presence in different parts of the world by finding voice seekers, […]

The Mendelsohn Journey – A story from Debbie Irwin

October 21, 2011 by

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I’ve been a member of Voice123 since 2005. Getting gigs has been an evolving process. As I have grown as a voice talent and business woman, the work I get has grown and evolved as well. The variety of jobs I have found on Voice123 have ranged from small to large, short term to long […]