The Skills Minister shows what not to do if you’re asked a question you don’t know the answer to

You’re doing a live broadcast interview and the presenter asks you a question that you don’t have the answer to.  What do you do?  This is one of the issues that we explore in our [...]

By |September 29th, 2020|Categories: Media Training|Tags: , , , |

How not to sound like a Politician

It’s something that we hear regularly during our media training courses. “I don’t want to sound like a politician,” participants tell us.  We can completely understand this, mainly since respect for our political leaders reaches [...]

By |September 25th, 2020|Categories: Media Training|Tags: , , , |

The joint MD of DLA Piper talks powerfully about social exclusion and provides useful insights for media interviews

We provide media training for a large number of law firms ranging from members of the magic circle to smaller, specialist organisations. That is why we’re always interested in media interviews with lawyers. During our [...]

By |September 16th, 2020|Categories: Media Training|Tags: , , , |

Media training lessons from Kay Burley’s scrap with Matt Hancock over Tony Abbott

She’s known as one of TV’s toughest interviewers and Kay Burley is often cited in our media training courses as someone that participants would find it hard to face, especially in a crisis situation. Last [...]

By |September 7th, 2020|Categories: Media Training|Tags: , , , |

Six tips to help lawyers to be better panellists

Every good conference these days need a panel discussion. One of the additional skills that we often look at during our media training courses for lawyers is how they can perform better during a panel [...]

By |August 25th, 2020|Categories: Media Training|Tags: , , , |

Why more organisations should be asking us about crisis communications training.

If you’ve got children going through A-levels and GCSEs at this time, then you don’t need me to tell you how much more stressful the experience has been this year than most. Naturally, questions are [...]

By |August 19th, 2020|Categories: Media Training|Tags: , , , |