“Training helps you acquire knowledge, skills, and competencies through teaching vocational or practical skills. Training has specific goals of improving capability, capacity, productivity and performance.”
I really enjoy training and meeting different people in different organisations round the world.
I have been a Media Trainer for many years, fitting it in with my other contracts and doing pro bono work too for The Media Trust for example teaching young graduates and those searching for jobs journalism skills.
Clients have ranged from global banks like BNPParibas, ING to SGCIB and Deutsche BankSA to British American Tobacco Barclays Life British Steel Old Mutual IBM (UK) Metropolitan Police. Also Al Jazeera, Turkish government, South African government, Local Government Association training councillors, to the London Business School teaching MBA students. I’ve been in-house for leading PR agencies like Hill&Knowlton,Edelman, Luther Pendragon, Citigate and others.
My training includes:
- Media Engagement
- Presentation and Speech-writing skills
- The practical use and application of social media to News and PR campaigns, including risk and reputation management
- Video content and production, including video journalism techniques
- Effective Writing for Business, PR, News, Features and Scripts