Mass Media in a Changing World introduces students to the world of Media through a unique structure that makes the material easily intelligible and meaningful to their lives. Each chapter is divided into three-part narrative sections: history, industry, and controversy.
Mass Media in a Changing World is the story of where the Media came from, why they do what they do, and why those actions cause controversies. The new fourth edition features coverage of new media and the significance of mobile media in mass communication including new sections on the convergence of economics of the online and mobile industries and the history of mobile media.
How to Own the Room: Presentation Techniques of the World's Best Speakers
What techniques do world-class speakers use to own the room and keep their audiences on the edge of their seats? How can you use these techniques to keep your audiences captivated by your presentation?
Whether you are giving a business presentation, a motivational speech or a technical presentation, this public speaking guidebook will set you up for success.
In this handbook, you will learn the storytelling and public speaking techniques used by four of the world’s best speakers to keep their audiences engaged as well as entertained. Learn what it takes to achieve public speaking success.
* One fail-proof method for opening any speech or presentation
* Powerful techniques for bringing your stories to life
* The secrets to delivering a humorous speech or presentation
* Proven tools for developing an unbreakable rapport with your audience
* Rhetorical devices for keeping your audiences on the edge of their seats
* Tools for ending your speech powerfully and persuasively
* Delivery devices that keep your audiences hooked into your every word
* Strategies to turn your stage into a visual prop for your audience
* Tools for turning any speech or presentation into a mental movie for your audience
* Techniques for designing, developing and delivering powerfully persuasive presentations that matter
* How to discover your voice and deliver your message
* Public speaking lessons from the world’s best speakers
* Deliver audience-centered presentations and speeches
* Presentation skills to captivate and educate your audience
This book contains the speeches of the four world class speakers featured in this book. I have found that the best way to master the art of public speaking is to study speakers who are already great speakers. Thus, we will study and analyze the speeches of the four speakers featured in this book, followed by a line-by-line analysis of the speeches to uncover the tools and techniques used in the speech. By the end of the book, you too will learn the room.
If you want to achieve public speaking mastery and are ready to become a powerfully persuasive speaker who owns the room, then let’s get started...
Most video interviews look and sound HORRIBLE! Why? Because the interviewers and interviewees don’t know How to Be a Video Interview Pro: 25 Strategies to Get ATTENTION and Make Your YouTube, Livestream, Google Hangouts, Skype Interviews and Videos Look or Sound Like a Professional TV or Radio Show.
Join Disruptar the Disruptasaurus through a brand-new, step-by-step, illustrated book that will make sure you don’t make costly (or embarrassing) mistakes as the interviewer or interviewee. It’s a fun way to turn every interview into a brand-representative, profitable performance with 7-time #1 bestselling author and serial entrepreneur, Mike Koenigs, who's participated in over 1,200 television, radio, stage, online and podcast interviews and speeches in his 20-year career to guide you to interview success.
It doesn’t matter if have have no experience, have never been interviewed or conducted an interview, don’t like the way you look or sound on camera or get so nervous your hands sweat just thinking about participating in a live or recorded interview, this book will help you avoid mistakes that could damage your reputation, business, brand, make you look like a fool or make you look so bad an interviewer will never speak to you again . . .
. . . or become a wildly successful, in-demand online or offline “star” who rapidly becomes the “talk” of your niche or industry!
A superb overview of communication skills and how to make a career in Radio, TV or Film. Do you love communicating with others? Do you have the basic personality skills required to train to become a broadcast presenter for TV or radio? Today there are more broadcast outlets than ever, all desperate to hire talented presenters to raise the ratings to beat the competition. But where does anyone learn the specialist skills of the Voiceover, Announcer, Radio Host or TV Presenter?
Experienced broadcaster Peter Baker explains all in How to Present for TV, Radio and Business. With thousand of “flying hours” of on-air TV & radio experience, he’ll explain how to enhance your voice, how to read scripts and use the teleprompter, where to look, how to look and how to enhance your overall on-screen image. You’ll be able to interview people to get the answers you want, learn many tricks of the trade, and boost your confidence levels so you’d be able to tackle any presenting project well in the studio or out on location. There’s a section on voiceover skills, learning how to voice scripts for commercials, promotions and corporate video with all the techniques you need to know.
But that’s not all! Everyone in business also needs to be able to communicate effectively to colleagues and clients and this book shows how to utilise broadcast presentation techniques to give powerful presentations in meetings or seminars. There is also a chapter on how businesses can deal with media intervention and with the tables turned, how to be interviewed by reporters to get the corporate line across.
How to Present for TV, Radio and Business also contains valuable, solid advice as to how to get into the broadcasting business including creating video and audio show reels, where to get the first break and how the business works.
The rewards of working in Broadcasting can be incredibly rewarding, with good pay, esteem, free perks and opportunities to go behind the scenes to interview celebrities and experts. You’d go places that the general public would never be allowed and have the satisfaction of creating reports to really get across engaging stories to viewers and listeners.
How to Present for TV, Radio and Business is packed with information, advice and useful web links that will give you a head start to get your big break in Broadcasting.