Mick Lynch

Why Mick Lynch is Right to be Wary of Pre-recorded Interviews

I heard a great interview this week with Mick Lynch of the RMT.…
Prince Andrew feature

Takeaways from Netflix Scoop: The Prince Andrew Interview

Newsnight’s Prince Andrew interview made headlines around the…

Kate Shows How to Read Autocue

Catherine Princess of Wales made a very modern statement last…
Get More From Your Spokespeople feature

Five Ways to Get More From Your Spokespeople

As someone who until recently worked as Head of Media, I know…
Think Twice Before you Declare a Crisis Feature

Think Twice Before you Declare a Crisis

Last Wednesday, Prime Minister Rishi Sunak held a shock press…
Powerful spokespeople

The Most Powerful Spokespeople Have a Story Behind Them

The dignity and pain of Yulia Navalnaya, widow of Russian opposition…
managing questions managing news feature

Managing Questions, Managing News

Aggressive questioning rarely comes more dramatically than was…
Making messages meaningful feature

Making messages meaningful – the art of getting quoted

One of the core principles at The Media Coach is for media interviewees…
Post office feature

Second class delivery: Mr Brand vs the former Post Office Minister

It’s easy to feel deep, genuine anger at the revelations of…
Hostage to Fortune Feature

Avoid a Hostage to Fortune Unless You Have Really Thought About It

It is a simple but hard-to-follow rule for many leaders: avoid…