message on hold, messages on hold, voiceovers

Voiceovers for a living

Ashleigh Mac Audio Production, Voiceovers

I see a lot of posts about making a living from voiceover work and I’m inclined to think these people have never done it. They paint this rosy picture about the need to have a good voice and making a motza by doing voiceovers for cartoons and the like. Well for the majority it has nothing to do with your …

Messages on hold for VOIP phone systems

Ashleigh Mac Voiceovers

The message on hold business will just get bigger In the 30 plus years the message on hold business has been in existence much has changed. Our first systems were cassettes in modified car cassette players. Long tapes with auto reverse did two things. It wore out the tape and it wore out the auto reverse mechanism.  Along came CD …

Professional Voicemail Greetings

Ashleigh Mac Audio Production, Phone Systems, Voiceovers

Professional Sounds for Voicemail Greetings Finally you can have professional voicemail greetings for your mobile phone voicemail box and landline voicemail. For years the little guy has been ignored. The guy or girl who started a business on the kitchen table and used his or her home telephone and mobile phone as their shop front. The only drawback was the …

Home Studios

Ashleigh Mac Audio Production, Voiceovers

Why is the voiceover industry changing? Better change with it.   As a true VO person, owner of voices.com.au  I try to keep up with articles on the web about Australian Voiceover subjects. One of my favourite places is voiceovers.asia, often some very wise words come out of this site. Ever since the “pizza oven syndrome” hit the voiceover industry …

Why do I need a good “messages on hold”?

Ashleigh Mac Audio Production, On Hold, Voiceovers

In the business world it’s a common practice to put the customers on hold. This is because of the hectic business activities; a person has to deal with multiple customers at the same time for which he has to put other people on hold. This can be very frustrating for a customer, according to a research customer usually hang up …

Messages on Hold Australia

Your On Hold Script

Ashleigh Mac Audio Production, On Hold, Voiceovers

First things First! The most common thing said to us by customers wanting a voices.com.au on hold message system is “I don’t know what to say” Message on hold scripting and writing your on hold script is not as difficult as you may think. It just requires a little thought and plenty of proof reading. You have two choices. Write …