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Learn To Interview | Training Course

Perfect for journalists, writers, marketers, researchers and more.
This course will teach you how to conduct an interesting and revealing interview.

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Learn To Interview | Training Course

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What will I learn?

  • To prepare for your interview
  • Ask the right questions
  • To avoid closed answers
  • Keep an interview on track
  • Get the answers you want
  • Free digital course assets
  • Free helpdesk support for 28 days
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Learner Reviews

How good is the course?

  • Average Score 4.8 out of 5
  • Delicious lunch provided
  • Certificate of Achievement
  • 56 reviews



Interviews vs conversations
• How interviews and conversations differ
• Developing an effective interview technique

Preparing for an interview
• Essential preparation
• What to research and how to research it

Discovering the angle
• Choosing an angle for the interview
• Establishing credibility and building rapport
• Structuring your questions
• Maintaining the angle
• Using body language during the interview

The interview arc
• What is the interview arc and how does it function?
• Staying focused during an interview

Different types of interviewing techniques
• Phone, email and face to face
• Advantages and disadvantages of each
• Adapting your interview style for each medium
• Avoiding closed answers



Transcribing
• Notes or recording?
• Organising your interview notes - what to use and what to throw away

Using quotes
• How to obtain quotes from an interview effectively and ethically
• On or off the record?
• Legal implications

The difficult interview
• How to deal with reluctant or difficult interviewees

The art of the 10 minute interview
• Getting the maximum from minimum time
• Using the Q&A profile structure
• Keeping them talking right to the end

Questions and answers

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London Bridge £249 + VAT save £100
Online £249 + VAT save £100
London Bridge £279 + VAT save £70
Online £349 + VAT
London Bridge £299 + VAT save £50
Online £299 + VAT save £50
London Bridge £349 + VAT
Online £349 + VAT
London Bridge £349 + VAT
Online £349 + VAT
London Bridge £349 + VAT
Online £349 + VAT
London Bridge £349 + VAT
Online £349 + VAT
London Bridge £349 + VAT
Online £349 + VAT
London Bridge £349 + VAT
Online £349 + VAT

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"Knowledgeable Trainer happy to tailor the course for attendees."
Mai Tai
30th October - Learn To Interview

Latest Reviews



"Terrific trainer, really knowledgeable and great material"
Kantar
  • 30th October


"Great range of examples; lovely facilities and particularly lovely lunch!"
The Economist
  • 19th February


"Fun learning approach, approachable teacher, took time to speak to everyone"
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