Interview Techniques

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Backing it Up
Rothstein, Al
If you say something in a media interview, make sure you can back it up.
Dressing for TV
Zwicker, Barrie
What to wear when you're going to be interviewed on TV.
Dressing for TV
Zwicker, Barrie
Advice for what to wear when you are going to be interviewed on television.
Getting the Most from Interviews
Hilder, Yvonne
Tips from a pro for getting the most from media interviews.
Guidelines for successful interviews
Things to keep in mind when going into a media interview.
The Intangible Benefits of Media Training
LaVigne, Mark
One of the greatest frustrations of media relations specialists, and news media, is the slow response to interview or information requests. Many times I've noticed that executives don't understand the...
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
Rothstein, Al
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
Dealing with the media can be a less than thrilling experience, but it's a necessary one.
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...

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How to Interview
The Art of the Media Interview
McLaughlin, Paul
A guide to good interviewing.
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