Category Archives: Mindset

3 Keys to Creating a Successful Business Mindset with Affirmations


by Dana Detrick-Clark In Think and Grow Rich, Napoleon Hill proclaimed, “Repetition of affirmation of orders to your subconscious mind is the only known method of voluntary development of the emotion of faith.” Leaders in personal development like U.S. Andersen, Shakti Gawain, and the late Dr. Wayne Dyer all encourage affirmations as a means to shift your brain toward manifesting your goals, as do business motivators including Tony Robbins and Brian Tracy. But is it all just self-help fluff, or […]

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Blog Roll July 5-12, 2015


Big impact articles this week from Dana Detrick-Clark: Your Mastermind Group is CRAP! networking, business growth 3 Steps to Making Money in a Dead Market marketing, voiceover Top 10 Things Every New Voice Over Talent Should Know voiceover

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Top 10 Things Every New Voice Talent Should Know


by Dana Detrick-Clark “Tell me how I can break into the voice over industry!” You’ve been told you have a great voice, you want to transition into a field that seems to be all about fun, or you want to make big, easy money. Right? When I’ve received this request many times in the past, I have taken a great deal of time to provide links for coaches, for schools, for job sites, for other mentors. I’ve mapped out plans […]

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3 Steps to Making Money in a Dead Market


by Dana Detrick-Clark Recently, voice over industry website VoiceOverXtra published the results of their audiobook narrators survey. They can be found here: Reports Begin: Respondents Tell Their Levels Of Experience, What And How They Narrate The Surge In Audiobook Titles, Home Studio, & Compensation Methods Keep Income Lower Here’s What Audiobook Narrators Earn, And Their Methods Of Compensation Are Audiobook Narrators Satisfied With Pay? 60% Say NO – Especially About ‘Royalty Share’ It’s a lot of data, but with one […]

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Your Mastermind Group is CRAP!


by Dana Detrick-Clark A mastermind group can be a great tool for personal and professional growth. By creating a circle of influence for yourself with inspirational, intelligent peers and mentors, you are held to higher accountability, given deeper opportunities for learning, and encouraged to be a better business person than you could be on your own. Ideally. But not every mastermind group is created equally. My own experiences have presented a mixed bag of great moments of clarity and rejuvenation, […]

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Happy St. Patrick’s Day from Serious Vanity!


Happy St. Patrick’s Day! In honor of my Irish ancestors, the Eddy family, who immigrated to the United States not that many generations ago, I had some fun creating these Irish Proverbs graphics. I hope you find them inspirational, whether you’re fluent in Gaelic or enjoying the English translation, like me! Feel free to share and pin them (links back to this page are appreciated!).

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Great Inspirational Quote on Motivation and Presence from Maya Angelou


Please share if you find this quote of value, and subscribe for new videos! “Nothing will work unless you do.” — Poet and Author Maya Angelou “A Moment of Pause” is a daily video from Serious Vanity, your one-stop multimedia partner. Follow @Serious_Vanity for more great content and learn more at http://www.seriousvanity.com. “Few things ignite the spirit and refuel the mind more than a brief moment of pause.” – Dana Detrick

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Great Inspirational Quote on Planning and Production from George Eliot


Please share if you find this quote of value, and subscribe for new videos! “Great things are not done by impulse, but by a series of small things brought together.” — Author George Eliot “A Moment of Pause” is a daily video from Serious Vanity, your one-stop multimedia partner. Follow @Serious_Vanity for more great content and learn more at http://www.seriousvanity.com. “Few things ignite the spirit and refuel the mind more than a brief moment of pause.” – Dana Detrick

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Great Inspirational Quote on Life and Recording from Virginia Woolf


Please share if you find this quote of value, and subscribe for new videos! “Nothing has really happened until it has been recorded.” — Author Virginia Woolf “A Moment of Pause” is a daily video from Serious Vanity, your one-stop multimedia partner. Follow @Serious_Vanity for more great content and learn more at http://www.seriousvanity.com. “Few things ignite the spirit and refuel the mind more than a brief moment of pause.” – Dana Detrick

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Great Inspirational Quote on Storytelling and Emotion from Casey Kasem


Please share if you find this quote of value, and subscribe for new videos! “I like the storytelling and reading the letters, the long-distance dedications. Anytime in radio that you can reach somebody on an emotional level, you’re really connecting.” — Legendary DJ and Voice Artist Casey Kasem “A Moment of Pause” is a daily video from Serious Vanity, your one-stop multimedia partner. Follow @Serious_Vanity for more great content and learn more at http://www.seriousvanity.com. “Few things ignite the spirit and […]

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