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Television Workshop, Introduction to Techniques

On Thursday September 24, 2020

What you will learn

You don't get much lead time before an interview, so take advantage of the time you have now to learn what makes a successful appearance. Don't let your unpreparedness keep you from representing yourself or your organization well.

In this workshop, you'll:

  • learn how to develop your message for TV
  • understand how to speak in sound bites
  • look like a professional on-camera and avoid the mistakes that identify you as a rookie
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Details

Starts Thursday, September 24

Thu 24:   9:30 AM  - 12:30 PM EDT

Location

This training is online.

Cost

$30.00

Manager

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Tiffany Roberts

Contact Tiffany with your questions.

What graduates say

Kevin Lundberg

Kevin Lundberg

"The leadership Institute's hands-on approach was a valuable introduction to the rapid-fire interviews of broadcast journalism. LI gave me some of the tools I needed to adjust to this pressure cooker side of politics."

Your faculty

Molly Thrasher

Molly Thrasher

Molly Thrasher has been helping people tell their story since before “story” was a buzz word. Molly started her career as a Video/Television Producer with clients such as former NFL players, trade associations, and non-profits. She also wrote and directed a documentary on the history of Bluegrass music in Washington, D.C.

Molly turned her attention to politics and ran communications on regional and national campaigns for both Republican and Democratic candidates. For several years, she worked within city hall managing the relationship between the University of Arizona and the historical neighborhoods surrounding downtown Tucson. She also launched a non-profit in 2010, Try Freedom Stories, to help local organizations to tell their stories of innovative solutions to social issue problems.

From 2014-2018, Molly lived and worked in Melbourne, Australia. There she managed public relations, communications, and development projects for the Melbourne School of Government, a collaborative center with academics, former politicians, and community leaders working together on relevant and impactful research. She is currently the Director of Strategic Communications at District Media Group.

Molly holds a Bachelor's Degree from the University of Colorado, Boulder and a Masters in Communications from American University. She lives in Orange County, California with her Philosopher husband, toddler, and a menagerie of rescue animals.