Janine Lazarus, founder of Janine Lazarus Media Consultancy, brings her 34 years of experience in the mainstream print and broadcasting media into every workshop she facilitates.
As an investigative journalist, radio talk show host, television presenter, researcher and producer for local and international factual television programming, Janine provides clients with customized training programmes and interactive workshops that equip delegates with the confidence they need to engage effectively with the media. Her highly experiential and customised programmes are reputed for their high impact and interactive nature.
References from clients including national and international blue-chip companies, Government Departments, Non-Profit Organisations, PR and Communications, and newsrooms rate her training programmes as an experience they won’t easily forget. Her extensive experience throughout the African continent puts her in an ideal position to make educated comparisons relating to Africa’s international image, and controversial issues such as gender-orientated and culturally influenced media opinion and public perception.
Janine has also gained valuable international exposure in the United Kingdom, Dubai and Pakistan.
Customised programmes on offer include
- Media and Communications Training
- Crisis Communications Training
- Media Advisory and Consulting Services
- Newsroom Training
- Writing Skills development
- Customer Service Training
Janine also offers one-on-one training sessions and participates in various conferences as a panellist, keynote speaker and workshop facilitator. She also is often invited to debate topical issues on radio shows.
Media and Communications Training
- Up-front needs analysis
- Understanding the Media Mind
- Communications Workshop
- Presentation Skills Training
- The Art of an Interview
- Mitigating a Media Crisis
- Polish Your Prose
How NOT to communicate clearly!
While building the finest sandcastles may be a questioningly desirable goal, it must be rather embarrassing when you’re the Swedish Minister of Education and your news broadcaster unintentionally (we hope!) makes use of the wording from a kiddies’ TV programme and inserts it right under your picture. How NOT to communicate clearly!