"This was the best course I've been on at the Open University. It was a perfectly judged balance of well targeted advice and practical experience. Superb!"
Dr Alex Barber
Faculty of Arts, Open University
"Your expert knowledge of social media and fun and engaging style of delivery ensured a brilliant series of events and some fantastic feedback from our athletes."
Project Manager, Asda in The Community
"I have given thousands of speeches over the years and Alfi provided real guidance on how they could be more effective. Alfi Media was definitely value-added."
Global CEO, Grant Thornton
"The Alfi team pulled together a really engaging set of seminars for us in Edinburgh and went to great lengths to secure a top flight panel and pack out the audience."
Marketing Executive, Channel 4
"The process of turning a neat idea into a good audio experience is not straightforward and it should not be trivialised or faked. Alfi Media helped us to produce a 'message' and a story which we could be proud of."
Dr Simon Bell
The Open University
"5 stars. A treat from start to finish." (Len Goodman's Dancing Years for BBC Radio 2)
"...highly professional, hugely competent and enormous fun to have around. The end result was a stellar webcast."
Alan Zafer & Associates
at The Sony Radio Academy Awards
"Alfi Media's expert coaching gave me a huge amount of knowledge and confidence ahead of a major interview. I highly recommend them."
Football manager and former Wales captain
"..... completely bespoke to my needs, challenging and I've emerged full of confidence with the key learnings and techniques at my fingertips. Thoroughly recommended, and good fun."
Group Managing Director, HarperCollins
".....a refreshing example of a sensitive subject tackled with charm and skill." (Black Men Can't Swim for BBC Radio 4)
Sunday Times Columnist
"...... sincere thanks for the outstanding media training Alfi Media offered on the first day of the joint training of British and French Diplomats. ..... the highlight of the event."
Hugo Shorter, Head of Europe Directorate-External, Foreign & Commonwealth Office
"Alfi Media have been very flexible in accommodating different levels of experience and needs within large groups of athletes and under tight time pressure. They have risen to the challenge and delivered an excellent session every time."
Senior Press Officer, UK Sport
"The end result was a hugely successful conference with delivery of leading edge content for the sector which is now being held up as an exemplar for others. Quite literally Alfi Media helped us break the mould."
Katherine Hathaway, Deputy Director, Enterprise Research Centre
"Alfi Media's help was invaluable in preparing us for a round of difficult television and radio interviews concerning the Daily Telegraph's MPs' expenses investigation."
Deputy Political Editor, Telegraph Media Group
"Working with Alfi Media is always a pleasure: their creativity and organisational skills are exemplary." (Two Minute Election Daily Video)
Editor, Telegraph TV
"They really listen to what our staff wants to get out of their training sessions and then tailor it to each team's specific needs. Their approach is fresh, informative and inspirational."
"The athletes received an excellent training session,fully tailored to the London Paralympic Games experience. We are already planning to use Alfi Media again."
Chief Press Officer, Paralympics GB
"We have worked with Alfi Media on a number of occasions and have always valued their professionalism and unrivalled knowledge of the media industry and been impressed by their innovative and engaging training programmes, both for staff and young people alike."
Head of Youth Participation, Whizz-Kidz
"Alfi Media have worked hard to help us with our audio and video skills online. It's people are professional, knowledgeable and experienced."
Editorial Training Manager, Haymarket Media Group
"Alfi Media's training was precisely tailored and perfectly judged, helping our athletes handle media spotlight with poise and confidence."
Sir Clive Woodward
Olympic Performance Director, BOA
Alfi Media's media training prepares you for everything the broadcast, press and online media can throw at you. It will show you how to turn the media spotlight into a positive focus - how to get your message across, raise your media profile (or reduce it if necessary!) and increase your marketing potential. On the flip side, you'll learn to handle difficult questions and tough situations.
Alfi's media training is tailored specifically to you and your company. You'll work with top class current broadcasters and journalists to understand what the media wants. You'll improve your skills as an interviewee and become more comfortable in the spotlight. After a day being grilled on and off camera you'll understand how to handle the media with confidence.
• The Media - how journalists think and what they're looking for
• The Interview - how to say what you want, in the way you want
• The Questions - nice or nasty, how to prepare for them
• The Performance - style and delivery, what works on radio and TV
• Powerful Interviewee - what makes you shine
• The PR potential - reaping the rewards