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About Jess Todtfeld

Jess Todtfeld has been a TV producer, reporter, host. He is currently President of Success In Media, Inc. providing media training and presentation training to Fortune 500 companies, the U.N., Celebrities, experts and authors.

Jess puts himself in the hot seat as well. He has appeared on ABC, NBC, FOX, CBS, MTV, BBC, CNN and FOX News. He set a Guinness Record for being interviewed the most times in 24 hours ... 112. Need a Speaker for an Upcoming Conference or Convention?
Watch Jess' work as a speaker: www.JessTodtfeld.com

Understanding the 5 Types of Reporters

Here’s a great post from Adweek Magazine 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 (e.g., editing, production, publishing, anchoring). Now that we see the difference, here are 5 types of reporters and how to work […]

17 Most Essential Radio Interview Tips

Here are the most essential radio interview tips brought to you from Jess Todtfeld, CSP. Jess is a global leader in  media training, in the United States and Internationally The 17 Most Essential Radio Interview Tips This was taken from the Book Media Secrets – Special Free Offer Write out ten bullet Points you plan say […]

Jess, What does “CSP” After Your Name Mean?

Certified Speaking Professional…  Often I get asked, what do those letters mean? What is a Certified Speaking Professional? What is a CSP? The Certified Speaking Professional designation, established in 1980, is the speaking industry’s international measure of professional platform skill. The CSP designation is conferred by the National Speakers Association (NSA) only on those speakers […]

5 Strategies for Crushing Your Next TED or TEDx Talk …

I get asked about my thoughts on TED or TEDx talks.  Here are some of the things I share with clients and folks at events. 1) Create a unique hook or title. When you start your TED talk, you want to begin with the end in mind. You want to create something that people would […]

Free Media Training Book – Limited Time Offer

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We are Featured in 8 Second PR

Check out the new book, 8 Second PR On Amazon: With the average attention span of an adult being 8 seconds, your job as a marketer just got 100 times harder. If you want to amplify your personal or business brand, 8-Second PR is a fun how-to-promote-your-business guide with case study examples of what works […]

Client Reviews

Add Your Review on This Page (Post your comment in the box at the bottom of this page.) (or check out video reviews from past clients) We are grateful for the kind words we receive after trainings and speeches. This page is our new location to add your thoughts and reviews. -Jess Todtfeld p.s. Scroll […]

Do You Know Your Open Rate?

Today’s topic is for those who are busy reaching out to the media. Do you know your email open rate?  If you are pitching the media, this is something you need to know.  In today’s video I help those pitching the media learn how to check your open rate and even learn how to send […]

How Can I Protect My Voice? Do’s and Don’ts

It is very easy for us to strain our voices.  What should we do?  Here’s a quick video with some do’s and don’ts:   What do you think? Add your voice strategies in comments below. -Jess  

Should Everyone Have a Podcast?

If you own a business, want to be a speaker, or position yourself as a thought leader, we’ve all been told that you must have a book.  How about a podcast?  What do you think? Here are some of my thoughts.  Add yours in the comments at the bottom.