How to find a news story- a guide for Journalism students. When you are starting out on a Journalism training course, or in a newsroom, if you don’t know how to find a news story, you are going to struggle. Especially when the practice news days come around and you have to actually start filling… Read More How to find a news story
If you are dreaming of your first job in journalism, there are plenty of ways you can prepare. There is a lot of competition for every job, especially at entry level, and with plenty of media graduates entering the market place each year, it’s a challenge to offer something more and something unique. So here’s… Read More How to increase your chances of getting a job in journalism.
I once met a seasoned television journalist, who told me he vomited every time he had to go live on screen. He was a wreck before each broadcast, and avoided going live whenever possible. That was years ago, just as the dawn of the BBC News24 channel was rising. Live reporting was not that… Read More How to be better at live reporting
Not using Video yet in your business or for your career? Did you know by 2020 82% of all internet traffic will be video. 82% It’s a stunning fact. Video will dominate the internet more and more every single day. But you are still not using it. Why? I know you are ambitious.… Read More The power of video
If you felt NO fear about speaking in public If you felt confident about being on camera If you were at ease with being visible and heard What would you say? What would you share? What would be the ONE message you wanted to tell others? What does confidence feel like for you? Is… Read More What can your voice do for others?
Two Cockerpoos brought from Bucharest to Huddersfield via Brussels. That’s how a meeting I had at a University began. With a story about two puppies being transported from Hungary to the UK by a couple. The lengths they had gone to in order to ensure the safe transport of their puppies was amazing.… Read More The power of storytelling
Beauty. That’s my message. My purpose. My WHY. Huh? That’s a bit simple isn’t it? Beauty? I know, so simple, but at the core of me, my life, what I believe in and what affects everything I do. But when I say this, I know people assume I mean aesthetics. Image. And that’s a… Read More What’s your WHY?