The Best Version…

Following a crazy May and June, that’s even tipped into the start of July, it’s that time of year where taking a break is fast approaching! This summer break is particularly welcomed. Work has been increasingly busy with involvement in a variety of...

Play to your strengths

I had a call last week from a company who thought they may have worked with me a while back and needed the voiceover updating. The original employee had moved on, they knew the voiceover was called Mel but didn’t know who exactly. Then, after a quick Google...

Just say no thanks!

It’s a Sunday morning on my birthday weekend and I receive an e-mail from a new client I’ve been working with. Can I do him a massive favour and pull in some edits that afternoon? It’s a very quick and easy decision – on this occasion,...

Joining the green scene

How many of you had ‘go greener’ in amongst your 2019 goals – business or otherwise? I didn’t bore you with my New Year targets but I can tell you I did include this one this year. Quite why I’ve never had it in there before has bugged...

An Ode!

A New Year plea to all who may care to consider your grammar when a script you prepare. A possessive or plural, whichever it be one cannot underestimate the apostrophe! On another point, whilst we’re at it (note my apostrophe there) us voiceover peeps like to breath...

Performance anxiety….do you suffer?

Type ‘performance anxiety’ (PA) into a search engine and oh my, you’ll get a tonne of links for the kind of PA that I’m not really talking about here if you get my drift! I mean in the world of voiceover of course and thought it might be...