Fortune Favors the Prepared…So Are You Prepared? – via The Voice of Barbara – Babara six quality tips to make sure you’re ready for whatever your VO career throws at you.
The Skills Voice Over Talents Should Improve – via Victoria DeAnda – From vocal clarity to minimizing mouth noise, consider improvements that may help your career.
10 Ways To Prevent Harming Your Voice… Including When To See Your Doctor – via VoiceOver Xtra – Don’t let vocal wear and tear derail your audiobook productions.
VO Options vs. VO Processes – via vo2gogo – “Here’s how to keep yourself from becoming frozen when making choices about your VO auditions and performances.”
For Rights Holders:
Writing: Why this Indie Author’s Going Back to the Book This Year – via ALLi Self-Publishing Blog – ACX author Ben Galley “provides us all with a license to spend more time writing and shares his four top tips on how to make it happen.”
Character: The Heart of Your Novel – via Writer’s Digest – Get a peek inside Creating Characters: The Complete Guide to Populating Your Fiction, a “comprehensive reference to every stage of character development.”
Corrections Are Good: How to Take Critique Like a Dancer – via Writer Unboxed – “Corrections are a good thing, just one small rung under a compliment on the desirability ladder.”
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Here at Audible and ACX, we make sure to mix in a little fun with all the hard work of helping you make great audiobooks. Audible Studios’ engineer Orlando recently created and starred in the following music video highlighting some of the audiobook innovations Audible has to offer.
Enjoy his infectious performance, then check out the week’s best audiobook links below.
Being an Entrepreneur – via Your Work Is All I Talk About! – Check out Natasha’s year-end roundup of advice for voice actors.
20 20: The Year in Audiobooks – via AudioFile Magazine – AudioFile offers their extensive review of the best audiobooks of 2014.
Show This Blog to Anyone Wondering What To Get You For Christmas – via Voice Acting in Vegas – Great gift ideas for you and your VO friends.
For Rights Holders:
How to Never Worry About What to Write Again – via Goins, Writer – Learn to focus on voice, not subject.
Even More New Year’s Resolutions for Writers – via Writer Unboxed – Make a promise to yourself to improve in 2015.
5 Tips for Writing a Memoir – via Publishers Weekly – Are you looking to tell your own story? Heed this advice from author Will Boast.
You’re—I mean YOUR—Complete Grammarian Gift Guide – via LitReactor – Ideas for the grammar obsessive in your life.
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