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News, thank you + a silver lining

I’m always telling my clients to be authentic. To share who they are. Well, cancer gave me a choice—be uber-next-level-authentic and share my fight with the world—or grit my teeth and pretend nothing is going on. Fortunately, my amazing dream team here are CSM didn’t give me much of a choice. They said, “You tell […]

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Don’t yell at the rain. Do something.

Finally ready to step up and land in the position you deserve to be in? I’ve spent 30 years figuring out what makes VO careers tick, and helping passionate people get where they want to go. It’s not magic. It takes hard work. But it works. Here’s a real-life example of how: An amazing business […]

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Find Confidence Here

I spend my days on the phone with voice actors like you. Time and again, do you know what wins jobs? CONFIDENCE. Yes, in a competition between 2 super talented actors—the one with the most confidence wins.  Some people have talent by the bucket-loads, but without confidence—they don’t soar.  Equally as important as honing your […]

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Voiceover Brandology Doors are OPEN!

The VO branding course you’ve been asking for is here and open for Round 2! The shiny new ‘Voiceover Brandology’ program is officially OPEN for enrollment! In this 6-part LIVE masterclass, I’m going to teach you how to make brand magic 🌟 so you can powerfully position yourself, book more gigs, and build the booming […]

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The Business of Relationships

A decade ago, your agent held all the cards. These days, your voiceover business is more diverse. You have more avenues to land work, and you have so much more control. Take a look at what I mean… First, you have your agent who is (hopefully) bringing you opportunities. Next, you have your pay-to-plays, where […]

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Your permission slip to start the new year in February

I’ve seen the joke, “January was a test run, let’s start the new year in February” and I can’t help but giggle (and agree!) How many of you feel that pressure in December to not only wrap up your business on a high note, host the holidays with your crazy aunt Beatrice in tow and […]

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Feel the wind blowing in your hair…

If your brand were a car, what car would it be? Mine would be an acid green Jeep Wrangler Sahara with big-a$$ tires. Or maybe if the used-car-Gods were on my side, a refurbished El Camino—pimped out with four-wheel drive for Minnesota winters (also acid green, of course). Like a real car, your brand is […]

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Always a VO bridesmaid—never a bride?

Feel like you’re always a VO bridesmaid—never a bride? Do you almost get the job, but not quite? First of all, there’s merit in being a bridesmaid. It means somebody loves you! If you almost got the job, it shows your standing. It’s gas in your engine. Fuel in your tank. Feel the love, baby, because […]

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