Want in? Watch This Video!

15 Apr

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I am a verrrrrry busy lady.  So, I only read blog posts of people that share really interesting information.  Paul Strikwerda is one of those amazing people in the industry I watch consistently.  Why?  Because he is so candid about the voice over business, transforms his experiences into lessons for all to learn & this man is super good at what he does!

Paul & I have shared tweets on Twitter over the years, & then gradually moved to Facebook friendship + watching/commenting on each other’s business pages.  In this digital age, I am very lucky to have a mentor so keen, so knowledgable, so caring . . . that I’ve never met (!!)  But, that’s OK.  He’s always with me in spirit.

How’s that?
Because I’m always working on an audition & keeping something in mind that he’s said.  & I never forget the pearls of wisdom he so graciously gives out — they stay with me every day.

The video below tells the TRUTH (not what you might hear about us in the land of make believe).  If you are looking to get into this biz, have a look & listen.

Does the job of a VO Actor seem dreamy?  Sure does.
Does it feel dreamy to us?  Sure does (it’s our passion)!
Does this video tell it like it is in the voice over field?  SURE DOES.

Thanks Paul, you rock!! (& keep on rockin’!)

Happy Recording!
Rose Caiazzo, Professional Voice Over Talent
Based out of *fantastical* Jackson Hole, Wyoming

About Me:  http://about.me/rosevo
YouTube Channel:  http://www.youtube.com/rcaiazzo
Facebook:  http://www.facebook.com/rosevoiceover
Twitter:  http://www.twitter.com/jacksonholerose
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3 Responses to “Want in? Watch This Video!”

  1. nodo420 April 15, 2013 at 12:23 pm #

    I am of the same ilk… I don’t miss a Thursday and his tips have turned into gold one after another. Then there’s the Paul Strikwerda as a person, who answered some very important questions for me thus guiding me in the right direction early in my career. I can say I would never have found this path by myself… well, maybe eventually BUT NOT AT THE SONIC SPEED (lol) that Paul has helped me. Thanks for writing this one… Ted Mcaleer

    • Rose C April 16, 2013 at 1:31 am #

      Thanks for your thoughts Ted, I appreciate your story & how this blog entry also related to you & your voice career! Paul is a stand up guy & his audience is pretty awesome too 🙂 Cheers & my best to you for your vo success! Rose

  2. mattforrest June 28, 2013 at 3:12 pm #

    VO work is a microwave meal – what a metaphor! Paul always nails it. Great video…thanks for sharing, Rose!

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