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Dispelling Voiceover Myths

In this era of social media and the Internet, it's easy to fall into a rabbit hole of misinformation. So, let's dispel some of the most popular myths regarding the voiceover business.

It's too competitive

First off, every creative business will be competitive to a degree—Voice acting, photography, musician, on-camera actor, screenwriter, etc. But if you do the math, only a small percentage of new talents will understand what it takes to be successful. Unfortunately, many have come to the conclusion that VO is an easy way to quickly pick up some extra money. It isn't. It takes time, money, hard work and perseverance. So who's to blame for putting some of these misleading pipedreams out there? Certain voiceover books, blogs and snake oil coaches making outland