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Media Training for Authors - Getting a foot in the door - Press Releases and door knocking.

Despite the fact that it is very difficult to get the attention of the mainstream media, I still believe that you should make every effort to get your book noticed.  3,164 more words

Book Promotion

Media Training for Authors - Introduction and Opening the Door - Don't be shy!

I have been an Indie Author for 20 years and without a massive budget behind me to get noticed, I had to push open a few doors myself. 1,405 more words

Book Promotion

When do you need media training?

Big media interview coming up? Maybe a critical keynote address at an industry event? How do you know when your CEO or other spokesperson needs media or presentation training? 692 more words

Media Training

Kevin Myers and the Gatekeepers

There’s been plenty written this week by far more learned/opinionated people than me about the Kevin Myers controversy. So I’m not really going to spend a whole lot of time on him, the anti-semetic rant that he sort of apologised for, or the vile misogyny that he didn’t feel any need to address. 202 more words


To win, speak in headlines

Five tips for strong quotes that get you media coverage

When you’re a spokesperson, it’s not enough to stay on message. You have to learn to speak in headlines. 613 more words

Media Training

Check first!

Never … ever… go to a media interview without checking with the public affairs people in your organization.

Ask the experts what journalists may be at the event or ask for details about the journalist lined up to talk with you. 293 more words

Media Relations