How to VOTE for VO

How to VOTE for VO

Did you ever think your individual actions could positively influence the very marketplace that drives our business?  No? But you’re convinced your vote counted in the recent election, right?  So why would the above line of reasoning not work for you?...
DIY Websites: The Lowdown

DIY Websites: The Lowdown

Do you do your own demos? Taxes? Audio Engineering? Marketing? Editing? Writing? Excel Spreadsheets? Data Mining? Look, we all try to save where we can, and that means putting up with our less-than-stellar skills in something other that voice acting. But it makes...

A Disturbing Trend

Opportunities in voice acting are growing hand over fist. Unfortunately, everybody is also trying to get a bigger hand in your wallet. As the online digital universe, and video services and streams multiply, your voice is marketable in more places.  But...

Refresh, Reboot, Refurbish, Renew

This is the sad state of affairs in today’s world:  everything is cursory. I’m speaking mostly of content, attention spans, and trends.  Nothing stands still.  Everything is always in transition. I’m speaking mostly of content,...

Your VO Business Plan

When you figure it out,  share it with me, willya?  ‘Cause in all the years I’ve been after this VO thingy…I’ve never done one.  That might have something to do with the fact that I’m not pullling in near the revenue I should be, but so...

Farm It Out

This blog was going to be about your US Tax Form 1099 MISC, and how today was the deadline for getting it out to anybody you’ve paid more than $600 for contract services this year.  Similarly you should be getting a form 1099 from anyone who’s paid you...