Preaching to the Choir

When this blog grows up, it wants to be just like VoiceOverXtra.

Actually, nothing is quite like VoiceOverXtra, and that’s what makes it great.

Founder and administrator  – John Florian – with his publishing background, has created probably the greatest single resource of voice over information in the web today.

I know you know that, but maybe — like me — it’s so obvious that you haven’t visited lately.

If not, you should take the time to do so.  John has mounted a complete design make-over of the site, and right now, there’s a timely poll being conducted:

GIVING BACK  For whatever reasons, are you generally contributing more money or time to charitable causes in 2012 than last year – or less? 

After voting, the results can be viewed at the bottom of the box.  Also, you can scroll through dozens of poll questions and answers piling up since March, and that’s a wealth of information!

With Thanksgiving this week, maybe it’s a great time to not only vote in the poll, but think about how much you CAN give this year.  Hmmm?

I’m grateful that articles from this blog make it to the front page of VoiceOverXtra from time-to-time.  And yes, I’ve been profitable this year, so I’ve been giving back more than last year.

Thanks, John, and keep up the great work!

CourVO

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