Don’t let media calls rattle you

phoneDo you fear when the news media calls? Is doing an interview near the top of your list of things NOT to do?

If you’re a CEO, manager, business owner or subject matter expert for your organization. You may be called upon to speak to the media. It doesn’t have to be a scary or even unpleasant experience.

If you lack the confidence or think you don’t have the skills to be a good spokesperson, let Contingency Resources help prepare you and your employees for any type of media request.

Chad Doran and Megan Mulholland have a combined 40 years of experience working in local TV, radio and newspaper. They also work with the media in their current roles as spokespeople for their organizations.  Now they’re offering that experience to help train you to be the public face of your organization.

Whether it’s one-on-one training or a group session for several of your employees, Contingency Resources offers a comprehensive media training package that tells you how the media works, what they want from you and how you can use them to help get your message out to your audience. Our training program also features hands-on practical interview experience and feedback.

Need help writing media releases? We can do that too. Whatever your organization needs when it comes to the news media, we can help.

Contact us at chad@contingencyresources.com or megan@contingencyresources.com to set up a free consultation.

 

Don’t panic when the press calls

reporter and micDoes the thought of a media outlet calling you, cause you to panic?
“What do THEY want?”
“What did WE do?”
“Why are THEY calling us?”
Did you know that they might actually be calling to do a good story on your business or organization?
Despite what you may have heard, the media isn’t always out to dig up dirt on you. They aren’t trying to catch your employees doing wrong. Sometimes they actually want to help you promote your organization or that new product your business is selling. Working with the media can actually be a very pleasant experience if you know what they are looking for.
Did you know that Contingency Resources provides media training to help you and your organization handle any type of media request?
Give us a call today to schedule a consultation!