The Tide’s Coming In

…and we begin with that most cliche’ of sayings:  “…a rising tide raises all boats…” The struggling VO newcomer dinghy is effected, so is the audiobook narrator sailboat, the radio-imaging rowboat, the eLearning...

4 Things That Will Make Your VO Clients Love You

First, you need to GET clients.  That’s another blog, another time. But when you DO get clients, there are some pretty simple things you can do to keep ’em, and keep ’em close. Let me back up, though…and let me be clear.  You...

Por Favor S’il Vous Plait?

My father (a native French-speaker or Francophone) spoke NO French around the house, ’cause he was trying to achieve acceptance as an American, and because that’s the way it was back then. For the first 17 years of my life, I pronounced my last name as...

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,...

Fighting Fear

Did I mention that I’m the biggest National Geographic fanboy alive? ┬áIf you look closely enough at the image on the left, you’ll see that not only did I begin saving my 37-yr uninterrupted string of Nat’l Geo magazines in 1980, but that I preserve...