Category Archives: Media Skills

Engage Your Audience Using Visuals

Did you know almost 85% of the information your audience remembers comes through their eyes? To make an impact and leave a lasting impression, we suggest you use visual aids during your informative presentations. Here are the top three reasons … Continue reading

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Take Fake News By The Reins

We’re drowning in information, inundated from every angle. Like many people, I’ve become a news junkie, unable to stop tuning in. My homepage is set to CNN.com, but I’m frustrated that the default banner is “BREAKING NEWS.” Isn’t all news … Continue reading

Posted in Leadership Skills, Life Skills, Media Skills

Vote for the Best Message

It’s about five weeks before the presidential election and you’re probably getting bombarded with phone calls, flyers and commercials about various candidates.  Each of these communications carries a message. The most successful of those messages are short, highly-focused and deliver … Continue reading

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The Power of Imagery in Communications

Best-selling author, Stephen King once said “imagery does not occur on the writer’s page; it occurs in the reader’s mind. “To describe everything is to supply a photograph in words; to indicate the points which seem the most vivid and … Continue reading

Posted in Communication Skills, Media Skills, Meeting Skills, Presentation Skills, Public Speaking, Writing Skills

Make Your Emails Count: Follow these 5 Steps Before You Hit Send

You may have heard about the Associated Press photo editor who inadvertently inserted part of her cover letter applying for a position as Buzzfeed’s photo essay editor into an image caption for a photo that she then emailed to AP’s … Continue reading

Posted in Communication Skills, E-Mails, Media Skills, Online Brand, Uncategorized, Writing Skills

Enhance Your Online Brand

Are you cold calling potential clients? Sending out resumes and hoping to land an interview with your dream employer? Today, your online brand is usually the first impression you make and is just as important as your in-person presence. A … Continue reading

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