How to Master Audible Work From Home

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Course Description

This course walks you step by step through the process of becoming a professional audiobook narrator. We show you how to set up your home studio, build your professional profile, and create professional voice tracks. After completing this course you should be able to successfully narrate audiobooks on the Audible ACX platform.

Who this course is for:

  • Anyone who wants to learn how to become an audiobook narrator and producer

Course content

7 sections • 19 lectures • 1h 46m total length

Instructor

Audiobook Narration Specialist and Voice Work Coach
  • 4.8 Instructor Rating
  • 522 Reviews
  • 2,009 Students
  • 1 Course

Bailey Varness has been working in the voice-over industry for over 15 years now. She is most known for her extensive work in audiobook narration, where she now has over 65 titles on Audible and counting.

She has also performed voice work commercially for many companies, including Nabisco and Tylenol. She too can be heard in award winning radio dramas for NPR.

As a proud alum of Case Western Reserve University, Bailey earned a Masters in voice and performance, alongside several Emmy and Tony award winners. She has worked with the best of the best in the entertainment industry and continues to thrive in this challenging, but exciting field.

Bailey now wants to take what she has learned and share it through Voice Work Academy so others too can thrive using their voices to find professional and personal freedom.

Expected Outcomes

  1. Narrate and produce audiobooks, and create a business around your voice work Requirements You should be able to use a PC at a beginner level Description This course walks you step by step through the process of becoming a professional audiobook narrator. We show you how to set up your home studio, build your professional profile, and create professional voice tracks. After completing this course you should be able to successfully narrate audiobooks on the Audible ACX platform. Who this course is for: Anyone who wants to learn how to become an audiobook narrator and producer Show more Show less Featured review Owen Scott 91 courses 18 reviews Rating: 5.0 out of 5 a year ago Very engaging and warm, and the instructor has an excellent voice, which is inspiring! I finished the entire course and really enjoyed all of it. It was very informative and fun to watch. As a result, I'm almost done with my first project, which is a book I authored myself. Show more Show less Course content 7 sections • 19 lectures • 1h 46m total length Expand all sections Introduction to Voice Work Using Audible's ACX Platform 1 lecture • 4min Introduction to the World of Audiobook Narration Preview 04:20 The ACX Platform 3 lectures • 10min What is ACX? Preview 02:30 How to Make Money on ACX Preview 04:04 No More Excuses: Why You Should Get Started on ACX TODAY 03:48 Setting Up Your Professional Home Studio 2 lectures • 11min Hardware Needed 08:56 Software Needed 02:05 Your Professional ACX Profile 2 lectures • 14min How to Setup Your Profile 10:53 Tricks to Make Your Profile Stand Out and Get the Most Jobs 03:36 Performance and Technical Helpers for Recording Professionally 4 lectures • 30min Choosing a Title for Your Auditions 07:31 Audition Setup - Preparing Technically for a Chosen Book 04:35 Setting Up Audacity 14:40 Sending in Your Audition 03:06 Dealing with Rights Holders 4 lectures • 21min How to Accept an Offer 05:16 Record the First 15 Minutes of the Book 04:49 Turn in Your First 15 02:02 Finish the Entire Project 08:56 Your Professional Home Business 3 lectures • 15min Can You or Should You Be in the Union SAG/AFTRA? 04:33 How to Pick a Business Entity that's Right for You 07:15 How to Use Social Media and Virtual Assistants for Help and Promotion 03:11 Instructor Bailey Varness Audiobook Narration Specialist and Voice Work Coach 4.8 Instructor Rating 522 Reviews 2,009 Students 1 Course Bailey Varness has been working in the voice-over industry for over 15 years now. She is most known for her extensive work in audiobook narration, where she now has over 65 titles on Audible and counting. She has also performed voice work commercially for many companies, including Nabisco and Tylenol. She too can be heard in award winning radio dramas for NPR. As a proud alum of Case Western Reserve University, Bailey earned a Masters in voice and performance, alongside several Emmy and Tony award winners. She has worked with the best of the best in the entertainment industry and continues to thrive in this challenging, but exciting field. Bailey now wants to take what she has learned and share it through Voice Work Academy so others too can thrive using their voices to find professional and personal freedom. Show more Show less Udemy Business Teach on Udemy Get the app About us Contact us Careers Blog Help and Support Affiliate Impressum Kontakt Terms Privacy policy Cookie settings Sitemap © 2021 Udemy, Inc. window.handleCSSToggleButtonClick = function (event) { var target = event.currentTarget; var cssToggleId = target && target.dataset && target.dataset.cssToggleId; var input = cssToggleId && document.getElementById(cssToggleId); if (input) { if (input.dataset.type === 'checkbox') { input.dataset.checked = input.dataset.checked ? '' : 'checked'; } else { input.dataset.checked = input.dataset.allowToggle && input.dataset.checked ? '' : 'checked'; var radios = document.querySelectorAll('[name="' + input.dataset.name + '"]'); for (var i = 0; i (function(){window['__CF$cv$params']={r:'67735d9a69c6e610',m:'b3345dac427ee761e803c9fed54bc34c9dae384c-1627698216-1800-AXeTBT7OdoiLTFsEo9noyN6y9OmLaMk5FdZutZTGDNDk2Ehc0eXBNwe/SgEIfSV/hxHyiUEB62RMuMt+ii6K2H6+qjAEYFl62VJOGxCIZ9e96PmjF2rVynw7gzThxV0OdG4CLoXl8cUFRNGUIXsRg2g50iOYZX5PTdTSszGuqVTB',s:[0x3cd34bd077,0x4c1229823c],}})();