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How to Conduct Skype and Facebook Live Interviews with the Media

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With news media resources continuing to shrink, news organizations find that interviews through social media save valuable time and resources. It can also provide a sense of immediacy during an ongoing media event. So, being a pro at social media interviews can significantly increase your brand mentions. Critical Mention.

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Tips for Professional Video Chat Interviews and Meetings


The 24-hour news channels have also increased the number of interviews they are doing through Skype, FaceTime and other services. In the early days of Skype interviews, many interviewees would simply put their laptops on their desks and look down at them. Make sure your home network can handle a video call.


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How to Maintain Relationships With Journalists During the Pandemic


Now, more than ever, journalists are relying on every type of video chat technology to get interviews, including Skype, FaceTime, Google Meet, Zoom and more. But it’s the new reality as the journalism industry is sending reporters, producers, anchors and editors home to report on the COVID-19 pandemic in real-time.

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5 PR Mistakes And What To Learn From Them

ImPRessions - Crenshaw Communications

” In-person, Skype or phone calls are considered “rich” channels of communication and are the most effective ways to hammer out complex ideas, solve problems or address larger strategic questions. Lack of preparation for a media interview. Some CEOs and others in leadership positions shun the idea of media training.