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CEO Series: Report on the Global Voice Over Market

Tech start-up founders and seasoned business executives know the value of market research.  Good research provides insights that can inform big, strategic decisions. However, it’s often challenging for...
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Size of the Global Voice Over Market Revealed

Despite the hundreds of thousands of individuals working in the voice over industry, information on the size of the global market is notoriously hard to pin down. Reports...
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Audio Plays Starring Role in “Sully”, Sound Editing Oscar Nomination

Just how important are recordings from an airplane’s black box? Depending on the plane (and its story), recorded content from its black box could literally change the course...
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Remembering Stuart McLean, Canada’s Storyteller

Stuart McLean was a giant among storytellers in Canada. Best known for chronicling the lives of his beloved Dave and Morley, McLean entered into the homes of...
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The 2017 Trends Report is Here

The Voices.com annual Trends Report illuminates how the North American media and advertising landscape is shifting - as told by the voice over industry The Persuasive Human Voice is...

Does Age Discrimination Affect Voice Actors?

How much does an actor or actress' age figure into a casting decision? Gizmodo reports that the governor of California signed a bill into law on September 24th,...

The Secret Behind Animated Characters That Endure

What happens when the voice behind one of your beloved animated characters dies or retires? Is there generally a succession plan in place for the most popular roles? Discover...
How Disney-Pixar's Inside Out Helps Actors with the Creative Process

Acting Insight from Disney-Pixar’s Inside Out

A few weeks ago, I watched Disney-Pixar's Inside Out, a 2016 Oscar nominee in the category of Best Animated Feature Film. As a fan of personality types and...
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How Do Dolphins, Bats and Marvel’s Daredevil See?

Have you ever wondered how other species communicate? In the animal kingdom, there are many different ways to get messages across...even using sound to see! For dolphins, it's all...
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How Has Siri Changed You or the Way You Speak?

Does the way you speak define part of who you are? In a time when neutral accents are in and regionalisms are out, how do you keep that...

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