Managing the Media 101 & 201

Engaging the media can be quite unnerving. The only way to take away the nerves it to take control of the interview. Yes, you can control the interview! Kristan Getsy has been a reporter, so engaging the media is her expertise. This course is meant for those who want to engage the media with confidence, and knock a home run interview.

In this intensive Media Training: Managing the Media course participants will have hands-on opportunities to respond accurately and effectively to reporter’s questions. Participants learn how to create effective messages and deliver them with credibility. Effectively communications can make or break a business and a personal brand.

By the end of this workshop participants will:

  • Understand guidance for interacting with the media
  • Understand the nature of the contemporary media (print, electronic, and Internet / Social Media)
  • Develop familiarity with the skills, tools, and techniques for interacting with the media/reporters
  • Know how to develop clear, concise messages
  • Become adept with interview delivery and control

Who should attend?

Anyone who may be interviewed by members of the media.


How long?

101 = 2-day workshop | 201 = 1-day workshop

Related Courses:

Crisis Communications: Preparing for and Managing the Media 101
Crisis Communications: Preparing for and Managing the Media 201
Crisis Planning: Preparing for a Crisis
Rooting and Routing Through Crucial Conversations Communicating without Words/Body Language Communication