Six ways to annoy a reporter — MSM #026

Are you getting way too much media attention and looking for tried and true methods of scaring journalists away? This week, we focus on some actions that tell the reporter loud and clear: “I don’t get it.” These include failing to call back – or calling back late, assuming the reporter can stretch the deadline […]

Ambush Interviews: The Sequel! — MSM #025

In this week’s episode, we continue a discussion that started in Episode 24: How should you handle a journalist who comes charging at you with tape rolling and wants some answers? Fueled by listener feedback, we explore several ways to defuse the tension created by an ambush interview, including: Answering a reporter’s question, then pivoting […]