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After the interview
What to do after being interviewed by a reporter.
Backing it Up
If you say something in a media interview, make sure you can back it up.
Canadian Information Sharing Service: Volume 1, Number 3
Serial Publication (Periodical)
Getting the Most from Interviews
Tips from a pro for getting the most from media interviews.
Interview conducting guide: Tips and advice on carrying out interviews with people for articles, publications, books, etc.
Interviews can be a useful tool to aid publishing and media efforts. Think of them as an opportunity to get information you don't already know. It is a particularly useful way of relieving the pressu...
Involve Your Audience During TV Interviews
People who are watching the news are usually doing something else as well, like washing clothes, eating dinner or helping the kids with homework. It's up to you to get their attention.
Meeting the Media Face-to-Face
What to do when a reporter calls or when meeting the media face to face.
Off the Record
The reporter always has the upper hand when you make an 'off-the-record' statement.
Oh, the Mistakes Spokespeople Make: Ten Sure-Fire Ways to Blow an Interview
Mistakes to avoid when being interviewed by the media.
Sources media training
Media training to ensure that you are ready to handle media interviews. Topics include Message making, Staying newsworthy, Safe spokesperson techniques, Preparation and relaxation techniques, Media et...
When Bad Things Happen to Good Spokespeople: Handling Tough Interviews
How to handle problems that arise in a media interview.
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Sources Select Resources
SOURCES SELECT Resources, published by Sources, features articles about and reviews of information resources, research techniques, and other issues of interest to journalists and researchers. SOURCES ...
The Canadian Guide to Managing the Media
Every aspect of media relations is covered including crisis management, handling an interview, planting a story and mastering the tools of the trade (media kits, releases, videos, conferences).
Content Magazine - Number 17
How to Handle Phone Interviews
For some people, doing a phone interview - whether for a job or with the press - can be more unnerving than face-to-face. Being unable to read someone's expressions, or look them in the eye, can throw...
How to Interview
The Art of the Media Interview
A guide to good interviewing.
How to Make the Most of Every Media Appearance
In The News
The Practice of Media Relations in Canada
Carney, William Wray
Carney gives everyone, from student to seasoned practitioner, a thorough understanding of who the media are, how they work and how to approach them with stories.
Making the Most of Your Media Interview
Being prepared for an interview will make you less nervous and more confident, and with confidence comes increased credibility.
The Bonner Communications Series
A primer on attaining media preparedness.
Personal Balance Sheet
A Practical Career Planning Guide
Craig, Randall M.
Sources gives you powerful tools to help you stand out from the crowd
An overview of how you can use SOURCES to amplify your message. SOURCES is a media service that connects journalists, editors, writers, producers and researchers with the sources they need for their ...
Speaking to the Media
A special report from Sources with articles from The Sources HotLink
Diemer, Ulli (ed.)
Being seen, heard, and quoted in the media is perhaps the quickest, best, and most lasting way for a speaker to become better known and more sought after. This booklet offers advice on handling media ...