Media Training for Authors: Promote Your Book in the News

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Course Overview

Imagine becoming a regular fixture on the talk show circuit and in the national media as a well-known author. Writing a good book isn't easy but getting in front of enough people to generate buzz and demand for your books can be even harder. This Media Training for Authors course will teach you step-by-step how to prepare for media interviews. Specifically you will learn how to look good on TV how to frame a media message how to answer reporters' questions and how to speak in sound bites.

If you want to sell a lot of books you will need to be able to sell your ideas and your expertise to the public through regular media appearances. You can begin learning how to master the media right now in this comprehensive interactive course.

TJ Walker is a media trainer with 30 years of experience as a media coach to best-selling authors experts CEOs Presidents of countries Prime Ministers and Nobel Peace Prize winners. Walker is also the author of the USA Today #1 Bestseller Secret to Foolproof Presentations (also a Business Week and Wall Street Journal Bestseller). Walker once set the Guinness book of World Records for most talk show appearances ever in a 24 our period (104) while promoting one of his public speaking books.

The course also features three bonus interviews with book publishing legend Dan Poynter.

Enroll in this course today.


  • Students will need to video record themselves using a cell phone or webcam

Who should take this course

Who is the target audience?

  • Authors
  • Aspiring authors
  • Anyone promoting a book through the media


Course Completion Certificate

Course content

What you will learn:

  • Create media messages promoting your book
  • Answer reporters’ questions about your book
  • Speak in sound bites
  • Become a valuable source to the media


  • Sell More Books By Becoming a Media Regular
  • Housekeeping Matters
  • Bonus Interviews with Publishing Legend Dan Poynter
  • How to Look Your Best on TV
  • Messaging
  • Answering Questions in a Media Interview
  • Speaking in Sound Bites
  • Concluding Thoughts
  • Bonus Videos
  • Bonus Reading - Books

About Course Provider

Simpliv LLC, a platform for learning and teaching online courses. We basically focus on online learning which helps to learn business concepts, software technology to develop personal and professional goals through video library by recognized industry experts or trainers.

Why Simpliv

With the ever-evolving industry trends, there is a constant need of the professionally designed learning solutions that deliver key innovations on time and on a budget to achieve long-term success.

Simpliv understands the changing needs and allows the global learners to evaluate their technical abilities by aligning the learnings to key business objectives in order to fill the skills gaps that exist in the various business areas including IT, Marketing, Business Development, and much more.

How to enroll?

You can book the course instantly by paying on GulfTalent.

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