I recently took part in a (Lonestar) voice over panel with an anime animation coach and a dubbing ADR coach. They were excited to tell me in a chat afterward that they both had been booking eLearning voice overs of late because of gamification. A section of the voice over industry that might not … [Read more...] about Expanding Creative Directions for eLearning Voice Over
When you learn something new the most important muscle you’re using is your intellect, correct? Well, yes and no…. Your emotional connection is as important to your learning. Think back to when you were a kid in school. Do you remember your favorite teacher? Why did you like them so much? What makes … [Read more...] about Why Great eLearning Narration Is So Much More Than You Think It Is
You know the old saying “those who can, do and those who can’t, teach.” This doesn’t apply to voiceover. Or it shouldn’t. In voiceover, those who can, sometimes coach. Of those that do, the best voiceover coaches still polish their craft. Don't Trust Your Voice Over Career to Just Anyone - … [Read more...] about The Best Voiceover Coaches still Polish their Craft
The eLearning Industry is expanding rapidly and needs good (read: great) voiceover actors to help make their training projects achieve end goals and win results. Here are three things you can do to stake your claim in this booming industry. Educate Yourself about the eLearning … [Read more...] about How to Win in the eLearning Industry as a Voiceover Actor
An educational eLearning client recently asked me for referrals for sound studios builders. They’ve decided to build a place for their professors to record. This got me, the professional voice actor thinking... Both of my university aged daughters have complained about monotone, boring, bad … [Read more...] about eLearning Fail: Why Profs Should NOT Narrate
It takes a finessed approach to narrate to and essentially teach health care professionals. As a voice over actor with over twenty years of experience in medical eLearning-voice-over I’ve worked on projects targeted to the general public and medical professionals alike. Although I have no … [Read more...] about Health eLearning VoiceOver: Medical Background Required?