This program is specifically designed to cater to a diverse range of individuals, extending its benefits far beyond the realms of CEOs, politicians, or professional athletes. It warmly welcomes participants from various backgrounds, whether they are just starting out on their career journey, already well-established in their profession, students seeking to gain valuable media skills, teachers looking to enhance their communication abilities, or simply individuals who want to boost their confidence when interacting with the media.
The program recognizes the importance of inclusivity and aims to create an environment where everyone feels valued and supported. It understands that each participant brings their unique experiences, perspectives, and goals, and it strives to provide tailored guidance and resources to meet their individual needs.
Throughout the course, we will delve into a multitude of captivating and informative topics, spanning across multiple engaging lessons, ensuring a comprehensive understanding of the subject matter. We will explore the highly effective BLEND technique, a proven and time-tested methodology that equips you with the necessary tools to navigate media interactions with finesse, grace, and confidence.
Moreover, we will place a strong emphasis on the art of presenting oneself effectively, recognizing its pivotal role in shaping public perception. By mastering the art of self presentation, you will not only elevate your personal brand but also enhance your public image, opening up new doors of opportunity and success.
By embarking on this transformative journey, you will have the incredible opportunity to grow and develop into a more confident, self assured version of yourself. Together, we will work tirelessly towards achieving the shared goal of becoming a more polished and influential communicator, capable of leaving a lasting impact on any audience.
So, why not join me in this empowering experience?
Let's embark on this exciting and enlightening endeavor together, as we unlock your true potential and set you on the path to media mastery.
Who this course is for
This class is for everyone who may have to speak in public; whether you are a CEO of a successful company, a spokesperson for an organisation, or a student preparing for a class presentation.
What you'll learn
- This course will provide you with the fundamental skills you will need to engage with the media, whether it be for a television, radio or podcast interview.
- This class is for everyone who may have to speak to the public; whether you are a CEO of a successful company, a spokesperson for an organisation, or a student preparing for a class presentation, I will guide you through different media scenarios and help you successfully navigate your way through this, often daunting, obligation.
- The tips I share in this class will help you feel more confident and better prepared for any upcoming media engagements such as TV/radio interviews or other situations where you will be working with the media.
- The only way to improve is to practice, practice practice! There is no better way to ensure that you will become comfortable in front of the camera or speaking in public. So practice in front of the mirror, on the way to school or work or during your lunch break - just keep practising!
- To guide you in your first few practice sessions, I have given you a class project in which I would like you to prepare for a TV interview:
- STEP 1: Please download and print the two attached documents. (One is a worksheet and the other is a handbook that summarises the video contents to help you in the project.) Next, please follow the instructions in Exercise 1. If you don't have a printer, just answer the questions on some paper.
- STEP 2: Read though the interview scenario and questions in Exercise 2 and make some notes in the space provided. Post your notes in the projects section.
- STEP 3: Follow the instructions in Exercise 3. Use this exercise to see where you can improve and apply the B.L.E.N.D. techniques.