Patricia Raskin

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Wednesday, 21 September 2011 19:43

Interview Tips

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Seven Media interview Tips:

  • Have a clear message that is easy for to understand.
  • Be enthusiastic and passionate about your message.
  • Prepare for the interview and rehearse.
  • Develop effective sound bites – getting your message across in a couple of sentences.
  • Learn how to turn negative questions into positive answers.
  • Know the controversial questions and have answers ready.
  • Know something about the interviewer's style – if it is a media interview- watch or listen to other programs.
Wednesday, 21 September 2011 19:43

How to Host Online Radio

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  • Research internet radio networks.
  • Choose the one that represents the type of work and message you deliver.
  • Take advantage of host training or hire a radio coach.
  • Determine if you will do interviews and the type of guests you want.
  • Have guest information with questions ready for the interview.
  • Send your guests a promotional announcement before the interview.
  • Send the link of the recorded show to your guest.
Wednesday, 21 September 2011 19:43

How to Answer Interview Questions

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Seven Media interview Tips:

  • Have a clear message that is easy for to understand.
  • Be enthusiastic and passionate about your message.
  • Prepare for the interview and rehearse.
  • Develop effective sound bites – getting your message across in a couple of sentences
  • Learn how to turn negative questions into positive answers.
  • Know the controversial questions and have answers ready.
  • Know something about the interviewer's style – if it is a media interview, watch or listen to other programs.

 

Wednesday, 21 September 2011 19:32

How to Be a Radio Host

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...Be a Radio Host
  • For broadcast radio, research the stations in your area.
  • Most stations require a fee for air-time, determine that fee up front.
  • Meet with the program director and sales director.
  • Determine how much time you have for commercials that you can sell or use for your own promotion.
  • Be familiar with the clock of the station so that you know exactly the times and number of minutes for the interview, commercials and breaks.
  • Prepare your introduction and close and content for your show.    
  • Determine how much promotion the station will provide for you when you are not on the air.
Wednesday, 21 September 2011 19:29

How to Get Sponsors

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Get Sponsors:

  • Unless you are being sponsored before your show begins, allow 3 months of air time to obtain sponsors.
  • Show potential sponsors show ratings and show interest by listeners.
  • Show sponsors how your program will help them promote their product or service.
  • Always keep your sponsors in mind for interviews, commercials and other ways to participate in your show.
  • Always be on the lookout for new sponsors whose message fits the concept of your radio show.
  • Reach out to local companies, both profit and non-profit.
  • Send proposals to potential sponsors that outline features, benefits, ratings and demographics.
Thursday, 14 July 2011 19:24

Coaching for Radio Guests

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Radio Interview Coach Patricia Raskin...Turns Guests Authors/Experts and Others into Consummate Radio Show Guests

RADIO SHOW GUESTS CAN MAKE THE MOST OF EVERY INTERVIEW

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You've been a guest on several radio shows or about to be but want to make sure the answers you give work for you, not just for the host. How do you answer questions that throw you a curveball? How do you deal with intimidating interviews? What do you do when the interviewer abruptly changes the subject and throws you off course? How do you share your concepts, ideas and promote yourself effectively during any interview? The answers are at hand! Through her radio coaching program for guests, Patricia Raskin can show you how to answer questions effectively, efficiently, with purpose and clear direction. A host and producer of media programming on television, on radio and on the internet for almost 30 years, Patricia knows how to make radio interviewers work for you, the guest.

 

"Patricia's radio coaching was so effective for me. I have been on many radio shows in the last several weeks and some of them have been with difficult, confrontational, or interviewers. I was thrown off course until I worked with Patricia. Her skills are very sharp and she knows just how to answer the wrong questions in the right way. Patricia has been available and accessible to help me with my very busy schedule. She has my highest recommendation.". Wilfred Aguila, MD, Bariatric Surgeon, Surgical Bariatric Centers

Raskin is the creator of The Patricia Raskin Show. Her guests have included Dr. Maya Angelou, Jane Seymour, Dr. Mehmet Oz, Lisa Oz, Dr. Dean Ornish, Jack Canfield, Mark Victor Hansen, Debbie Ford, Mariel Hemingway, Richard Bach, Hale Dwoskin, Patty Duke, John Gray, Gay Hendricks, Marci Shimoff, Eliott Gould, Arielle Ford, and hundreds of other prominent authors, experts, and celebrities. She is recognized by her peers and listeners as the nation's "powerhouse voice" behind lifestyle, health and wellness and personal change talk radio for the quality of her celebrity and expert guests and professional interview style and tone.

Guest radio coaching sessions include:

  • Creating goals for your interviews
  • Understanding the type of interview and style of interviewer
  • Delivering your message efficiently and effectively
  • Knowing how to redirect questions
  • Expanding your network
  • Using interviews as part of your promotion
  • Developing your own style 

 

 

 

"Patricia Raskin is a consummate pro. I have been on her "Patricia Raskin Positive Living" program several times and love being on her show. She knows her material, asks in depth and very practical questions and at the same time has great insight and knows how to draw out interesting stories and facts. I have been on hundreds of radio shows and Patricia Raskin is one of the best interviewers I've worked with." Marci Shimoff , International Speaker and #1 NY Times Bestselling Author Happy for No Reason: 7 Steps to Being Happy from the Inside Out Chicken Soup for--- the Woman's Soul 1 & 2,the Mother's Soul 1 & 2 the Single's Soul, Every Mom's Soul

Patricia Raskin, M.Ed is The Radio Host Coach, who helps clients get a head start on their own radio shows. She is also an award winning producer and host of the Patricia Raskin Positive Living radio program, and owner of Raskin Resources Productions, Inc.. A sought-after motivational speaker, she is the author of Pathfinding: Seven Principles for Positive Living, and Success, Your Dream and You. As the founder and passion behind positive media programs for the past 25 years, Raskin has hosted and produced television programs on FOX and PBS affiliates, and on the radio on WTKF and the NPR affiliate Public Radio East in North Carolina.

Famous for their prestigious and national line up of guests, Patricia Raskin's Positive Living program can be heard on Southern New England's leading radio station, 630 WPRO-AM, 99.7 FM, and online at www.630wpro.com. Her Positive Business program can be heard on AM790 WPRV and online at 790business.com. Patricia hosts two other radio programs on the internet on voiceamerica.com and blogtalkradio.com.

For further information on individual radio coaching for guests, to be a better guest or availability to be a regular featured guest on one of Patricia's four radio programs, contact her at 401-398-8114 or 401-440-6299 or at patricia@patriciaraskin.com

Saturday, 24 April 2010 18:22

Coaching for Radio Hosts

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“The Host Coach” Patricia Raskin…Turns Authors and Others into Consummate Radio Show Hosts

RADIO COACHING AND PRODUCING PACKAGES FOR RADIO TALK-SHOW HOSTS

dailynewsYou’ve been thinking that you’d like a wider platform, that you’d like to begin hosting your own radio show…but the whole idea is a bit intimidating. Where do you start? Are your interviewing skills up to speed, can you manage the technology, what’s the best format, how do you get people to listen, what about sponsors?
The answers are at hand! Through her radio coaching program Patricia Raskin, can nurture your hosting skills and bring you along until you are thoroughly at home in the host’s chair. One of the first to host  radio programs on the internet, she understands the value and has seen the rapid growth of online radio programs.

** Click Here to listen to Patricia's interview with Scott Channel, where she gives tips for radio talk show hosts. **

"I never thought that I was going to host my own radio show, much less a highly successful one. My reality far exceeded my expectations. Patricia Raskin made this process possible. With her infectious tenacity she guided me from author to interviewer. I learned the details of the business and I gained the self-confidence I needed to interview such guests as Dr. Oz and Dr. Andrew Weil just 14 weeks into my show. Patricia Raskin is one of those rare individuals that possess honesty, integrity, and a powerful work ethic that is long since forgotten in today’s industry. This is why she is successful…this is why I have the Dr. A Show!" - Will Aguila, M.D. “Dr. A”, Weight loss expert and speaker, Host of "The Dr. A" Show, Author Why I Don’t Lose Weight

"I feel you are a God send. This is beyond coaching, more like mentoring....and you are a leader. I wish everyone had a Patricia in her life to help guide her in her career path." - Teisha Powell, Esq., Radio Talk show host "Talk with Teisha" and author of The Homeowner’s Guide to Surviving Foreclosure

Raskin is the creator of The Patricia Raskin show. Her guests have included Dr. Maya Angelou, Jane Seymour, Dr. Mehmet Oz, Lisa Oz, Dr. Dean Ornish, Jack Canfield, Mark Victor Hansen, Debbie Ford, Mariel Hemingway, Richard Bach, Hale Dwoskin, Patty Duke, John Gray, Gay Hendricks, Marci Shimoff, Eliott Gould, Arielle Ford, and hundreds of other prominent authors, experts, and celebrities. She is recognized by her peers and listeners as the nation’s “powerhouse voice” behind lifestyle, health and wellness and personal change talk radio for the quality of her celebrity and expert guests and professional interview style and tone.  Raskin states, “We’ll bring out your strengths and help you overcome your weaknesses, creating a show that will be compelling for your listeners.”

Individualized radio coaching packages include:

  • Creating goals for program
  • Matching goals to outcomes
  • Developing show title
  • Developing topics
  • Designing a show format
  • Providing guest leads
  • Producing ideas
  • Interviewing skills and style
  • Listening & critiquing shows
  • Promotion and marketing

Raskin customizes radio coaching packages depending on whether you have your own show already or whether she finds the network for you.

Patricia Raskin’s radio coaching was invaluable to me! She really showed me the ins and outs of hosting, while teaching me to be my own personality!” says Dr. Terri Orbuch, Ph.D. The Love Doctor, Host, “The Love Doctor.”   “Her expertise and experience in the radio business came through at every step of the process. Patricia gave me feedback and guidance on my show format, design, production ideas, and marketing. She knows what works! Her critiquing of my show, segment-by-segment was extremely helpful. She even coached me on my interviewing skills and style including, my timing and questions.

 

Patricia Raskin, M.Ed is The Radio Host Coach, who helps clients get a head start on their own radio shows. She is also an award winning producer and host of The Patricia Raskin Show radio program, and owner of Raskin Resources Productions, Inc.. A sought-after motivational speaker, she is the author of Pathfinding: Seven Principles for Positive Living, and Success, Your Dream and You. As the founder and passion behind positive media programs for the past 25 years, Raskin has hosted and produced television programs on FOX and PBS affiliates, and on the radio on WTKF and the NPR affiliate Public Radio East in North Carolina.
Famous for their prestigious and national line up of guests, The Patricia Raskin Show can be heard on Southern New England’s leading radio station, 630 WPRO-AM, 99.7 FM, and online at www.630wpro.com. Her Positive Business program can be heard on AM790 WPRV and online at 790business.com. Patricia hosts two other radio programs on the internet on voiceamerica.com and blogtalkradio.com.

For further information on individual coaching, finding the right network to host your own show, or availability to be a regular featured guest on one of Patricia's four radio programs, contact her at 401-398-8114 or 401-440-6299 or at patricia@patriciaraskin.com

 

 

 

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