RIP … The Truth

Today we are talking about the truth . . . RIP the truth . . . Rest In Peace. Nice knowing you. Today’s entry was taken from our Media Secrets podcast Welcome to the Media Secrets podcast. I’m Jess Todtfeld. I’m the author of the book called, Media Secrets: A Media Training Crash Course. Today we are […]

Media Secrets: A Media Training Crash Course

  Now a #1 Bestselling Book A Crash Course in a Book… Includes a Free 20 Minute Quick Start Audio http://www.MediaSecretsBook.com   The most up-to-date media training book on the market. Media Training techniques are now accessible to the masses as Media Secrets works with all learning styles.  Every person who purchases the book can […]

Pick a Producer’s Brain

Monday, June 26th I’ll be leading another one of my open calls with PR people.  This is where I answer your questions and provide general help / advice. What’s the catch?  There isn’t one.  I’m not even selling anything.  Sure, if we haven’t worked together, I’d like to show up in a way where I’m […]

State of the Selfie Report

As a media trainer, I must constantly watch the changing media landscape and see how it effects your ability to spread your message to the world. In the last year we saw Ellen Degeneres “shut down the internet” with her Oscar selfie.  We’ve seen “selfies with our President.” Celebrities and teenagers have mastered the “art” […]

Understanding the 5 Types of Reporters

Here’s a great post from PRnewser.com   Understanding 5 Types of Reporters (and How to Work with Them) By Shawn Paul Wood on September 10, 2014 3:30 PM The journalism category includes many jobs, and a reporter is someone who writes stories for a living but doesn’t necessarily how to master the other needs of the news industry […]

How Authors Can Use Listmania to Promote Their Book

Being able to use the media to your advantage is not limited to traditional media.  In this article, publicist, book marketer, and friend Scott Lorenz shows us now Listmania is important for promoting a book   How Authors Can Use Listmania to Promote Their Book By Scott Lorenz Westwind Communications As a book publicist I […]

Why Content Goes Viral: What Analyzing 100 Million Articles Taught Us

  Check out this interesting article.

Your Company Meeting is Broken

Your next meeting is a kind of presentation. A few quick tips: -Bullet point a quick agenda before and email it out. -Stick to the agenda -Have a hard start time and hard finish time so people are focused on getting the job done -Stand during the whole meeting if necessary.  When everyone stands, meetings […]

Strong Female Speakers

 There is a need for more strong female speakers to step forward and be seen. This site will profile more as presentation training is one of our core offerings.   Why is there a need?  Well, when people talk about great speakers, the knee jerk response is to show CEOs and powerful execs of the […]

Feeling Good

One of the most common things I hear from people is “can you help me to feel better through this process.”  Of course with me, they are talking about media training or presentation training, but these techniques can be used anywhere else in life. Feeling Good is half the battle Controlling the way we feel is a […]