Articles by Stephanie Ciccarelli

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Vocal Health
Speech and Language Disorders

Learn about common speech language disorders, including those that affect children and adults, such as stuttering.

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Voice Over
10 Ways to Make Your Proposals Better in 2022

Wondering how to write a better proposal to win over clients when replying to jobs? Here are 10 ways voice actors can write better proposals.

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Audio
History of the Recorded Voice

What was the world of sound recording, production and enjoyment like in 1900? Tour 100 years spanning the history of the recorded voice.

impressions
Freelancing
Jim Ross Meskimen on How to Do Impressions

Guest Author Jim Ross Meskimen gives his take, on how to do strong impressions, and tips on impressions in general.

Types of Podcasts
Audio
The 4 Different Types of Podcasts

Listening to different types of podcasts can help you figure out what podcast type helps you engage your own podcast audience.

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Freelancing
Jump Start Audiobook Narration – Work with...

Use classic literature in the public domain for your next audiobook project! Audiences love to hear renditions on their favourite classics.

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Voice Over
Voice Over Coaching: Selecting a Voice Over Coach

Wondering which style of voice over coaching is right for you? Here are some considerations to weigh as you seek a voice over coach.

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Voice Over
What Is Vocal Fry and What Does It Sound Like?

The vocal fry phenomenon has taken over in recent years. We asked the VO community for their thoughts on vocal fry and when to use it.

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Voice Over
4 Ways To Get Paid More for Voice Acting Jobs

Discover 4 great ideas to help put you on the path to financial freedom and create a successful voice over business for yourself.

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Voice Over
How to Provide Remote Live-Directed Sessions

Learn how to provide remote live-directed sessions to voice actors when you're a world away. Discover the technologies that make this happen.

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Voice Over
How to Become a Voice Actor for Cartoons and Animation

Looking to become a voice actor for animation & cartoon? Read our tips and tricks on how to break into character & animation voice over work.

Tavia Gilbert, Audies winner, on how to become a audiobook narrator
Voice Over
How to Become an Audiobook Narrator

Audie Award-winning narrator Tavia Gilbert shares advice on how to break into the world of narration and how to become an audiobook narrator.