Let’s FACE It

Everything you do online for your VO business:  Demos, Blogs, Twitter posts, FaceBook updates, profiles, newsletters…even email signatures should have a picture. I used to sit on the fence on this debate…you know…the debate over whether a VO should...

The Sin of Shoulda

Shoulda, coulda, woulda. Of these, the worst is “shoulda”.  Should have.  Not “should of”.  (just had to get that off my grammarian’s chest) Why?  Because should is the past tense of “shall” and it...

Are You a PROFESSIONAL Voice Actor?

Maybe you don’t even care if you rise to the moniker of “professional” as long as the paychecks keep coming.  The cynic in me says career professionals are a vanishing breed or just achieve that echelon through sheer chutzpah and persistence .   But...
Analogy Apology

Analogy Apology

Despite some really good discussion generated by my blog yesterday — Ostrich or Coyote? — I think it was a weak device for me to use to make my point.  I even said so IN the article: “…I’m not going to go too far with this analogy…most such...