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The #1 Mistake Freelance Voice Actors Make During Down Times

The #1 Mistake Freelance Voice Actors Make During Down Times

Seasonal Awareness There ARE no "down" seasons in voice-acting.  At least not in the broad marketplace. Yes, various genres DO have busy and slow seasons.  If your specialty is in one of those slow genres, you may be seeing a decline in revenue.  But you know it's coming, so you plan, yes? A...

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Cipriano Career Consulting

Ha!..and you thought he was only a pretty face!OK, so maybe you thought he was just one of those uber-successful and ubiquitous network promo voices.You'd be right on both counts, but you also know there's a depth and a generosity to Joe Cipriano that harkens back to a tradition started by more...

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Job or Career?

Job or Career?

That's a fine distinction, but much like a mission statement, or a business plan, once you've decided the career v. job conundrum - and commit to it -- everything flows from it.There is no right answer...and the two are not necessarily mutually exclusive, although while a job can be part of a...

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Joe Cipriano: Living On Air

Joe Cipriano: Living On Air

What most shapes your life? Luck?  Opportunity?  People? ...or does your own attitude, drive, and mettle set the tone? In his new autobiography: Living On Air, Joe Cipriano finds the appropriate place for all those factors, but his personal compass always wins the day. You may think Joe has had a...

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Where Will VO Take You?

Funny, the things that develop along the way to your success in voice-acting. Among the unexpected tangents that shot off my main vector:  Social Media, audiobooks, blogging, and more. I love seeing what happens in others' careers too. Take Ashley Russo, for instance.  I first met Ashley at a Pat...

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