“Oh, no – never say you were in radio if you want to be hired as a voice talent!
Have you heard that? I know I did when I left full-time radio six years ago. Sure, I was a working voice talent before I became an on-air personality. OK, so I began my career as an actress and singer before ever stepping into a whisper room. Still – that was the advice when I left: Hide your years as a radio personality!
Well, I officially disagree. Sorry, but I’ve never been one to follow advice without question (hence my departure from corporate radio, but that’s another story).
So – here are seven things I learned from my years in radio that actually have made me a better voice talent. So there. Continue reading