Dan's VO Do's & Don'ts
The following is an ever evolving list of Dan Foster's voiceover do's and do not's he's acquired over the years. It is neither right, or wrong. It is 100% for you to help build a strong strategy that works for your professional voice over business.
DO: AUDITION SMART
Focus on what's in your wheelhouse. But never limit yourself.
DON'T: BE AFRAID
Take chances. How can you make your read distinctive, yet still you?
DO: SUBMIT ASAP
Even if the deadline is days away.
DON'T: TREAT EMAILS LIKE TEXTS
Professional work emails don't involve emojis.
DO: RECORD SMART
Your home studio audio quality, should be at professional recording studio level.
DO: STAY CONNECTED
Keep your finger on the pulse of the industry. It is constantly changing.
DON'T: GIVE UP
90% of auditions result in "FAILURE." The truth is, you didn't actually fail, lose it, blow it, F it up...it was never yours to begin with. But if you give in and give up - you will miss 100% of the auditions you don't take.
- Jack Angel