If you are preparing for a specific interview or polishing your media handing skills, then work with experts.
Our journalist media trainers advise FTSE100 CEOs, global corporates and top executives.
With role play and coaching on-camera you’ll feel fully prepared for press interviews, TV interviews or radio interviews.
Usually we come to your offices with an expert media trainer and camera person. These days we do this via Zoom. This means a short sharp coaching session to save you time. That’s why leading companies and PR agencies use us.
Like this, you build the skills and confidence you need for successful business media interviews.
We want to make a real different to the impact you make and help you avoid difficult situations.
You will improve every aspect of your corporate media interview: your words, how you use stories, your messages and how you appear.
You get extensive interview practice, which means you are prepared for all media situations. You quickly learn how to be a powerful media communicator – when you use the right tools.
Our expert media trainers include:
Paul has over 30 years’ experience as an expert media trainer and PR advisor. He was previously MD at PR agency Fishburn. His background is in PR, financial journalism and investment banking.
Clients he has advised include private equity firms Actis and HarbourVest, hedge fund Man Group. He’s advised Princes Trust, HSBC, RBS and Mitsubishi UFJ Securities as well as AB Sugar and Paragon Group. He speaks fluent Spanish.
Juliet is a journalist and news anchor who has worked for CNN, Sky News, Reuters, CNBC, BBC and on radio. Clients she has trained include: BAT, JTI, EMI, Fidessa, State Street, Novo Nordisk, RSPCA, Kelkoo, Yahoo!, BAFTA and Mischon de Reya. Juliet speaks fluent French.
Jane was a reporter on the BBC Money Programme for 5 years and a staff writer for the Observer, where she specialised in defence and aerospace. She is a regular contributor to the Sunday Times business section and other national and international newspapers as well as a published author. Clients she has delivered media and presentation training for include Swiss Re, BNP Paribas, Zurich Financial and Abbey Life.
“Benjamin Ball Associates have helped transform how our clients get their message across… As a result, our clients have become more aligned in their messaging … resulting in better and more impactful media coverage. I would highly recommend them!”
Melissa Annetts, London Media PR
“Having worked with a number of coaches over the years, Paul tops them all… Exceptional service and a pleasure to work with from start to finish.”
Suzanne Mount, MullenLowe salt
“We enjoy working with Benjamin Ball Associates to support our clients with coaching… We have no hesitation in recommending them.”
Amber Fennell Partner, Consilium Strategic Communications
All of our media training courses are bespoke. You typically work at your offices, either 1:1 or in small groups. You can also work in a media studio.
We research and prepare extensively beforehand and tailor the training completely to your needs and your real-life situations. Typically you will cover:
If you simply want a one-hour refresher session to prepare yourself before a media interview, we can do that, too. We support PR agencies and in-house communications teams.
Call Louise Angus, Client Services Director today to discuss how we can help:
Phone: 020 7018 0922