Journalists in the Virginia, Maryland, and Washington, DC region share inside tips to help students and young professionals land that first/next job. Face Time with the Pros is a collection of seminars designed to help students learn how to be better storytellers, perform on camera, and find out what hiring managers are really looking for. This three-night virtual event includes a variety of seminars each evening from 7 to 9 PM Eastern. The best part: it's FREE but you need to register to be included.
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Wednesday, March 3rd from 7-9 PM EST
7:00-7:55 PM Producing a DocumentaryHow to start Elements needed How to get viewership
8:00-8:55 PM How to be effective on other platforms: from Podcasts to Social MediaHow to build followers How to create content that gets traction How to cross promote so it helps the Newsroom
Thursday, March 4th from 7-9 PM EST
7:00-7:55 PM Performance on CameraStandups Live shots Safety (tips during COVID, riots, etc.)
8:00-8:55 PM Who is hiring and how to get that first jobTips and tricks from hiring managers Expectations in the first job and the necessity to be multi skilled