Category Archives: Guest Speaker’s Corner

Mark Rock, inventor of ‘audioboo’, on social media, journalism and audience connection

‘Audioboo‘ is the most popular social media voice network currently on the market. Media across Europe (BBC, Le Monde) and the world (Washington Post, ABC Australia) use audioboo to create on-scene recordings and social media spoken-word content. In this video … Continue reading

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Jo Elvin, editor of Glamour magazine on women in media, embracing digital advances and advice for budding journalists

Jo Elvin, Editor of fashion magazine Glamour, believes that their should be no obstacle in the way for women in media. In this interview she also reveals how she balances her work with being a mum. She also explains how … Continue reading

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Teilo Colley, editor Press Association Newswire, on stress, hard work and a career in journalism

Teilo Colley, editor of the Press Association Newswire, believes that it is stress that makes journalism such an exciting job. In this interview he reveals how he deals with the stress. He also talks about how to make a career … Continue reading

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Peter Hitchens, columnist The Mail on Sunday, about truth, good stories and journalism

Peter Hitchens is known for having a strong opinion. In his column he never holds back what he thinks, trying to point out the ‘unjust’. In this interview Peter Hitchens explains what a good story is to him, what role … Continue reading

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Tom Bradby, ITN, on Kate&William, journalism and being shot

The ITV News presenter Tom Bradby explains in this interview how he approached the famous ‘first’ interview after William and Kate Middleton’s engagement. He also talks about how being shot on the job made him feel and what his family … Continue reading

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Jill McGivering, BBC foreign correspondent, on journalism and its future

Jill McGivering, a BBC foreign correspondent, talks about being a female journalist abroad and about how to become a foreign correspondent. She also reveals how the world-view of a foreign correspondent is different and why. In the interview she also … Continue reading

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Meg Pickard, the guardian, on how to turn readers into users

Meg Pickard, head of digital engagement for the British newspaper ‘the guardian‘, explains in this interview how newspapers can use the internet to interact with their readers. She reveals what the guardian does to offer user-friendly content and how it … Continue reading

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