Improving Your Presentation Skills

Great presentation skills are a powerful asset for a salesperson. Lousy presentation skills are a serious liability. Even if you have the best product, service, delivery, warranty and price, a poor sales presentation can shatter your prospect’s confidence in your company, causing them to run in the other direction. If your presentation skills suck—or aren’t…

The Basics on Video Editing

Video production has become a huge part of the sports broadcasting industry at the grass routes level. Networks extensively have scores of people covering the professional, and in some areas semi-professional leagues. In Junior and lower levels of sport, the video responsibility occasionally falls to the broadcaster, meaning the guy or girl behind the mic…

Setting Up Your Own Podcast

Podcasting has been around for many years, but it’s only been in the last few that it has become a real force on on-demand audio. Started by individuals and independent groups, now major media networks are on board, ‘podcasting’ their shows for viewing or listening to later. The popularity of platforms like iTunes may have…

Scully stays calm during quake

Few broadcasters are more synonymous with their sports as Vin Scully. The long-time broadcaster for the Los Angeles Dodgers, Scully was on air during a March 2014 ball game between the Dodgers and Angels in LA when a 5.1 earthquake rattled the area. Rarely thrown off, Scully took it in stride. “Little tremor here in the…