Resources to Refuel + Refresh for Success

Whether your goal is to become a renowned motivational speaker, a celebrated voiceover talent, or an exceptional singer-songwriter with a huge following, it’s important to find ways to encourage and maintain a fresh perspective. In other words you want to have a variety of resources readily available that will naturally nurture creativity, trigger new ideas, and challenge your thinking. You …

Focus Your Vision for Singing Success

Visualization is a powerful tool that, when properly engaged, can be used to enhance performance and even increase a drive toward and feeling for success as you define it. Nix Negatives One of the biggest challenges for many is negative images that may come up in the visualization process, most often triggered by fearful, doubtful thinking. This may be further …

The Right Questions to Enhance Performance

There are several questions you need to consider when assessing a performance, presentation, meeting, rehearsal, voice lesson – anything that you feel is critical to advancing and enhancing your career. Quality Controls These simple questions are: what worked best? What didn’t work well at all? What needs the most attention or work? What resources are needed to improve quality, performance, …

Discover What Drives Your Singing Succes

Whether you’re a singer, speaker, broadcast journalist, talent show contestant, pageant participant, stand up comic, or spoken word artist, you need a sense of purpose or focus that compels you to pursue your voice-driven career. Otherwise, you’ll become vulnerable to getting off track, making poor decisions, and your career potential will suffer as you quickly spiral of control. Purposeful Impact …

Unleash the Power of True Singing Success

If you’re committed to being successful in your voice-driven career, do not neglect the power and potential return that comes from giving. You must take time to explore and truly see how the unique gift of your voice can play a vital role in having a positive impact on others. Not just by giving a stellar performance, but by reaching …

Create Your Singing Success Winners Circle of Connection

All too often we get so focused on things that aren’t quite working out as planned that we neglect to acknowledge things that are going well and tend to dismiss or forget about our past successes and real accomplishments that have helped us step up and press on. Believe – Achieve – Receive On the road to success in your …

Invest In Brett’s Top 7 Vocal Exercises

Whether your focus is singing, acting, motivational speaking, or broadcast journalism; if you’re pursuing success in a voice-driven career, it is critical that you invest in effective training. You want to learn proper techniques and methods for not only strengthening your voice but also for promoting vocal health. Quick Changes – Lasting Impact With Brett Manning’s teaching you learn quick, …

Supplement Your Daily Warm Up For Singing Success

Whether your voice-driven career or reasons for strengthening your voice are more rooted in singing or speaking, creativity likely comes into play on some level. Problem-solving, shifting perspectives, and gaining information to then digest for deeper understanding are part of the creative process. Creativity impacts decisions you make in everything from your daily warm-up to taking a walk to clear …

Make Changes to Advance Your Singing Success

Several times we’ve talked about the importance of assessing your progress periodically in advancing your career and then making adjustments. Your self-assessment should then be reviewed by a mentor, vocal coach, or another accountability partner who can provide further insight, affirm your progress, and help you determine any action you need to take or adjustments you need to make moving …

Your Proof Positive Approach to Singing Success

Never underestimate the power of negatives to shoot down your potential and keep you from doing your best and from encouraging others. It doesn’t matter if you’re pursuing a career as a singer, broadcast journalist, actress, singer-songwriter, motivational speaker, politician, or any career that is voice-driven, negativity can infect your sense of worth and distort your perception of your gifts …