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Guide to Handling the Media, A

Synopsis
Video-based training for executives on how to deal with the media.
Module 1: Case history scenarios; checklist of do’s and don’ts; what reporters are looking for; dangers of ‘off the record’ comments. Edwina Currie MP, William Davies (British Touist Authority) and Gavin Laird (AEU General Secretary) discuss how they personally handle the press.
Module 2: Case history scenarios; how to prepare for a radio interview; braodcasting checklist; Brian Redhead and John Humphrys of THE TODAY PROGRAMME discuss the successful radio interview.
Module 3: Case history scenarios; how to sit and stand on TV; what to wear; a checklist for TV success. Michael Buerk of the BBC, John Prescott MP and Sir David Steel MP discuss how to deal with TV interviews.
Language
English
Country
Great Britain
Medium
Video; Videocassette. VHS. col. 20, 22, 25 min.
Year of production
199
Availability
Sale; £250.00 each, £650.00 set (+VAT inc. p&p).
Documentation
Accompanying booklet with each module.
Subjects
Business studies
Keywords
communication skills; interview techniques

Credits

Cast
Andrew Harvey 

Sections

Title
Press interview, The

Title
Radio interview, The

Title
Television interview, The

Distributor

Name

BBS Productions, 26 Portland Square, Bristol BS2 8RZ, Tel 0117 942 9411, Fax 0117 942 6112

Phone
0117 942 9411
Fax
0117 942 6112
Address
Bristol
BS2 8RZ
Notes
rec’d 5/95

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