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How Charlie Puth, Rita Ora and Andy Bell Deal with Vocal Abuse

Charley Puth: “Not use it. That’s the quickest way. And don’t whisper — a common misconception is that if you whisper, it’s better for your voice, but that’s way worse. That’s just as bad as screaming — that’s the same … Continue reading
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Did You Lose Your Voice on Sunday?

Earlier this week I received a call from a young man who told me that he had lost his voice on Sunday. Without any prompting, I already knew the problem. He didn’t have a cold. He didn’t have the flu. … Continue reading
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Losing Your Voice in the Club Scene?

Does this sound familiar? You go to a loud club and your friends tell you that they can’t hear you even though you’ve been talking in a louder voice. Your throat feels raw and sore or perhaps you have lost … Continue reading
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Losing Your Voice By the End of the Day?

I cannot tell you how many people I meet who tell me that they are losing their voice by the end of the day. When this occurs, often they have little, if any, voice the following morning. And, it is … Continue reading
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Peanut Butter – Bad For the Voice?

For the past few months, I’ve been Skyping with a young man named José who has been suffering from vocal abuse when trying to increase his volume. After a few frustrating weeks with no improvement, he saw an ear, nose … Continue reading
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The Top 10 Reasons Voice Training Should Be Part of Your Professional Development

Whether you are looking for a job, firmly ensconced in one, or in the midst of starting your own business, voice training is something you should consider – especially if the sound of your voice on recording equipment leaves much … Continue reading
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