Mosaic Media Training blog http://mosaicmediatraining.co.uk Mosaic Media Training blog Mosiac Media Training CGFeedMaker 1.0.16 on CMS Made Simple training@mosaicpublicity.co.uk Lindsey@mosaicpublicity.co.uk (Lindsay Gray) Mosaic Media Training blog http://mosaicmediatraining.co.uk Mosaic Media Training blog http://www.mosaicmediatraining.co.uk/uploads/CGFeedMaker/mosaic_logo.png The changing landscape of the media – remembering Freddie Mercury 25 years on http://www.mosaicmediatraining.co.uk/news/48/86/The-changing-landscape-of-the-media-remembering-Freddie-Mercury-25-years-on Thu, 24 Nov 2016 07:20:05 +0000 http://www.mosaicmediatraining.co.uk/news/48/86/The-changing-landscape-of-the-media-remembering-Freddie-Mercury-25-years-on Politicians getting caught out by the media http://www.mosaicmediatraining.co.uk/blog/why-media-training-for-politicians-is-so-important-recent-gaffes Wed, 20 Jul 2016 14:00:00 +0100 http://www.mosaicmediatraining.co.uk/blog/why-media-training-for-politicians-is-so-important-recent-gaffes Media training? I don’t need that! http://www.mosaicmediatraining.co.uk/blog/why-do-i-need-to-have-media-training Wed, 29 Jun 2016 15:00:00 +0100 http://www.mosaicmediatraining.co.uk/blog/why-do-i-need-to-have-media-training Why is a social media policy important? http://www.mosaicmediatraining.co.uk/blog/why-is-a-corporate-social-media-policy-important Wed, 22 Jun 2016 15:00:00 +0100 http://www.mosaicmediatraining.co.uk/blog/why-is-a-corporate-social-media-policy-important Crisis management for schools http://www.mosaicmediatraining.co.uk/blog/crisis-management-training-for-schools No school wants to see any of their buildings burnt to the ground like Bishop's Stortford College in Hertfordshire back in September this year. Thankfully there was no loss of life or injury in this incident, but does your school... Mon, 23 Nov 2015 10:52:01 +0000 http://www.mosaicmediatraining.co.uk/blog/crisis-management-training-for-schools Social media training for nurseries, schools and universities http://www.mosaicmediatraining.co.uk/news/43/86/Social-media-training-for-nurseries-schools-and-universities Are you informed and fully confident with the various different social media discussion groups and channels? Would you know how to react and respond if something inappropriate or sinister was identified at your school ? Have you the confidence to... Mon, 14 Sep 2015 13:37:34 +0100 http://www.mosaicmediatraining.co.uk/news/43/86/Social-media-training-for-nurseries-schools-and-universities Video Training from Mosaic Publicity http://www.mosaicmediatraining.co.uk/news/42/86/Video-Training-from-Mosaic-Publicity The proliferation of superfast broadband speeds has ensured a surge in websites and channels hosting video content online. Producing video to engage with your audience or target market has never been easier, with brands and organisations using social media to... Wed, 29 Jul 2015 11:44:13 +0100 http://www.mosaicmediatraining.co.uk/news/42/86/Video-Training-from-Mosaic-Publicity Five things to avoid on your organisation's social media http://www.mosaicmediatraining.co.uk/news/five-things-to-avoid-on-your-corporate-social-media The majority of us use social media on a daily basis, whether for business or in our personal lives. It's important to remember that when you use social media you are promoting to the online world, of millions of people,... Mon, 13 Apr 2015 12:56:14 +0100 http://www.mosaicmediatraining.co.uk/news/five-things-to-avoid-on-your-corporate-social-media Social media usage on the rise in local authorities http://www.mosaicmediatraining.co.uk/news/40/86/Social-media-usage-on-the-rise-in-local-authorities Wed, 08 Apr 2015 11:19:38 +0100 http://www.mosaicmediatraining.co.uk/news/40/86/Social-media-usage-on-the-rise-in-local-authorities Social Media for councillors, local authorities and politicians http://www.mosaicmediatraining.co.uk/news/39/86/Social-Media-for-councillors-local-authorities-and-politicians As well as consumer brands embracing social media, many local authorities and elected politicians have been getting in on the act. Even Members of Parliament who once claimed they didn't 'see the point' of Twitter and Facebook have since done... Fri, 13 Mar 2015 10:29:48 +0000 http://www.mosaicmediatraining.co.uk/news/39/86/Social-Media-for-councillors-local-authorities-and-politicians Mosaic Media Training for Universities http://www.mosaicmediatraining.co.uk/news/38/86/Mosaic-Media-Training-for-Universities Delivering lectures in front of large audiences can be a breeze compared to being interrogated by a journalist with a television or video camera present.  Being trained to communicate your ideas and research externally via the media is a totally... Tue, 24 Feb 2015 09:22:56 +0000 http://www.mosaicmediatraining.co.uk/news/38/86/Mosaic-Media-Training-for-Universities ‘Lights, Camera, Action!’ http://www.mosaicmediatraining.co.uk/news/37/86/Lights-Camera-Action One aspect of the media which I regularly find PR and communications professionals struggling with is when someone is put under the spotlight of a TV news camera. Here are some top tips for ensuring a spokesperson comes across well... Thu, 15 Jan 2015 13:41:43 +0000 http://www.mosaicmediatraining.co.uk/news/37/86/Lights-Camera-Action To be, or not to be interviewed when a story breaks http://www.mosaicmediatraining.co.uk/news/36/86/To-be-or-not-to-be-interviewed-when-a-story-breaks Thu, 01 May 2014 14:36:14 +0100 http://www.mosaicmediatraining.co.uk/news/36/86/To-be-or-not-to-be-interviewed-when-a-story-breaks Why media training is a necessity in the energy sector http://www.mosaicmediatraining.co.uk/news/35/86/Why-media-training-is-a-necessity-in-the-energy-sector Thu, 03 Apr 2014 09:39:19 +0100 http://www.mosaicmediatraining.co.uk/news/35/86/Why-media-training-is-a-necessity-in-the-energy-sector Bite size education on the move with Podcasts & Vodcasts http://www.mosaicmediatraining.co.uk/news/34/86/Bite-size-education-on-the-move-with-Podcasts-Vodcasts Thu, 13 Mar 2014 12:04:14 +0000 http://www.mosaicmediatraining.co.uk/news/34/86/Bite-size-education-on-the-move-with-Podcasts-Vodcasts Get Press-ready: What not to do in the media eye http://www.mosaicmediatraining.co.uk/news/33/86/Get-Press-ready-What-not-to-do-in-the-media-eye Fri, 08 Nov 2013 10:21:04 +0000 http://www.mosaicmediatraining.co.uk/news/33/86/Get-Press-ready-What-not-to-do-in-the-media-eye Crisis Management - Plan ahead to avoid disaster http://www.mosaicmediatraining.co.uk/news/32/86/Crisis-Management---Plan-ahead-to-avoid-disaster Thu, 02 May 2013 11:31:52 +0100 http://www.mosaicmediatraining.co.uk/news/32/86/Crisis-Management---Plan-ahead-to-avoid-disaster A Crisis? On Your Doorstep? http://www.mosaicmediatraining.co.uk/news/31/86/A-Crisis-On-Your-Doorstep Fri, 15 Mar 2013 11:33:19 +0000 http://www.mosaicmediatraining.co.uk/news/31/86/A-Crisis-On-Your-Doorstep Safeguard Your Social Media Strategy http://www.mosaicmediatraining.co.uk/news/30/86/Safeguard-Your-Social-Media-Strategy Thu, 21 Feb 2013 16:37:19 +0000 http://www.mosaicmediatraining.co.uk/news/30/86/Safeguard-Your-Social-Media-Strategy Even The Best In The Game Need Media Training http://www.mosaicmediatraining.co.uk/news/29/86/Even-The-Best-In-The-Game-Need-Media-Training Whether you're at the top of your game or just starting out, media training is essential if you're going to fulfill your goals of interacting confidently with the media. Even experienced professionals can benefit from a refresher course every now... Tue, 19 Feb 2013 14:01:46 +0000 http://www.mosaicmediatraining.co.uk/news/29/86/Even-The-Best-In-The-Game-Need-Media-Training Anti-Harrassment Social Media Strategy http://www.mosaicmediatraining.co.uk/news/28/86/Anti-Harrassment-Social-Media-Strategy A Social Media Strategy at work isn't just about what you put on Twitter or Facebook, it's about how your staff use social networking platforms, what they say about you, and about each other either whilst at work or in... Fri, 15 Feb 2013 15:18:18 +0000 http://www.mosaicmediatraining.co.uk/news/28/86/Anti-Harrassment-Social-Media-Strategy Boost Your CPD With Media Training http://www.mosaicmediatraining.co.uk/news/27/86/Boost-Your-CPD-With-Media-Training Mon, 11 Feb 2013 13:44:15 +0000 http://www.mosaicmediatraining.co.uk/news/27/86/Boost-Your-CPD-With-Media-Training Swimming the channel http://www.mosaicmediatraining.co.uk/news/26/86/Swimming-the-channel Media training is like any other kind of training - well worth the investment if you want to succeed. So whether you are a sports person or a comms person, ensure you get the proper training to put you on... Tue, 05 Feb 2013 11:56:36 +0000 http://www.mosaicmediatraining.co.uk/news/26/86/Swimming-the-channel How to ensure an issue doesn’t become a crisis http://www.mosaicmediatraining.co.uk/news/25/86/How-to-ensure-an-issue-doesn-t-become-a-crisis Mon, 28 Jan 2013 11:30:24 +0000 http://www.mosaicmediatraining.co.uk/news/25/86/How-to-ensure-an-issue-doesn-t-become-a-crisis 10 reasons schools should begin podcasting http://www.mosaicmediatraining.co.uk/news/24/86/10-reasons-schools-should-begin-podcasting Podcasting is the term given to producing a simple audio or video file and uploading it to the internet and receiving it via an RSS feed. Read on for why schools all over the UK are tapping into the potential... Wed, 09 Jan 2013 10:10:29 +0000 http://www.mosaicmediatraining.co.uk/news/24/86/10-reasons-schools-should-begin-podcasting Put Your Media Training To Work http://www.mosaicmediatraining.co.uk/news/23/86/Put-Your-Media-Training-To-Work Media training is no different to any other training - you have to put what you have learnt into practice or risk losing any benefit you have gained.  But it could be a while before you need to utilise your... Fri, 16 Nov 2012 10:07:06 +0000 http://www.mosaicmediatraining.co.uk/news/23/86/Put-Your-Media-Training-To-Work Media Training - An Education in Itself http://www.mosaicmediatraining.co.uk/news/22/86/Media-Training---An-Education-in-Itself Media training may not seem high on the agenda for anyone running a secondary school, but actually media skills are an essential part of maintaining a confident media profile.  Education is never far from the headlines, and having properly trained... Tue, 13 Nov 2012 11:29:27 +0000 http://www.mosaicmediatraining.co.uk/news/22/86/Media-Training---An-Education-in-Itself Media Training - Part Of The Political Agenda http://www.mosaicmediatraining.co.uk/news/21/86/Media-Training---Part-Of-The-Political-Agenda Media training is high on the political agenda these days.  Elections can be won - and lost - on your media performance and it pays to get the best advice from a professional media coach before embarking on any campaign... Fri, 09 Nov 2012 10:45:45 +0000 http://www.mosaicmediatraining.co.uk/news/21/86/Media-Training---Part-Of-The-Political-Agenda Marketing your message http://www.mosaicmediatraining.co.uk/news/20/86/Marketing-your-message Wed, 07 Nov 2012 11:07:23 +0000 http://www.mosaicmediatraining.co.uk/news/20/86/Marketing-your-message Be Yourself On Social Media – Before Someone Else Does http://www.mosaicmediatraining.co.uk/news/19/86/Be-Yourself-On-Social-Media-Before-Someone-Else-Does Thu, 01 Nov 2012 17:18:54 +0000 http://www.mosaicmediatraining.co.uk/news/19/86/Be-Yourself-On-Social-Media-Before-Someone-Else-Does Avoiding a Care Home Crisis http://www.mosaicmediatraining.co.uk/news/18/86/Avoiding-a-Care-Home-Crisis Mon, 29 Oct 2012 12:15:04 +0000 http://www.mosaicmediatraining.co.uk/news/18/86/Avoiding-a-Care-Home-Crisis Social Media for Small Businesses http://www.mosaicmediatraining.co.uk/news/17/86/Social-Media-for-Small-Businesses Mon, 22 Oct 2012 16:11:33 +0100 http://www.mosaicmediatraining.co.uk/news/17/86/Social-Media-for-Small-Businesses Transport Companies Leading The Way http://www.mosaicmediatraining.co.uk/news/16/86/Transport-Companies-Leading-The-Way Wed, 17 Oct 2012 15:52:35 +0100 http://www.mosaicmediatraining.co.uk/news/16/86/Transport-Companies-Leading-The-Way Networking For Success http://www.mosaicmediatraining.co.uk/news/15/86/Networking-For-Success No amount of media training can prepare you for the enormous pressure of starting your own business. But there is a huge bank of free advice and experience around you if you know where to look. Here are Mosaic Media... Thu, 11 Oct 2012 15:02:45 +0100 http://www.mosaicmediatraining.co.uk/news/15/86/Networking-For-Success Podcasting for Universities http://www.mosaicmediatraining.co.uk/news/14/86/Podcasting-for-Universities Fri, 05 Oct 2012 09:17:15 +0100 http://www.mosaicmediatraining.co.uk/news/14/86/Podcasting-for-Universities Marketing Motivation http://www.mosaicmediatraining.co.uk/news/13/86/Marketing-Motivation Tue, 25 Sep 2012 09:25:33 +0100 http://www.mosaicmediatraining.co.uk/news/13/86/Marketing-Motivation Social Media - It's Not Rocket Science http://www.mosaicmediatraining.co.uk/news/12/86/Social-Media---It-s-Not-Rocket-Science As social media takes off - nearly half a million new accounts are created every single day around the world - the various ways it can be applied to business grows. Transport companies are using social media to communicate and listen to passengers,... Thu, 06 Sep 2012 12:11:02 +0100 http://www.mosaicmediatraining.co.uk/news/12/86/Social-Media---It-s-Not-Rocket-Science Facebook for Hotels http://www.mosaicmediatraining.co.uk/news/10/86/Facebook-for-Hotels Hotels are getting their Facebook freak on in many different ways.  From customer services to booking engines, there isn't a lot that the social networking site can't do for your hospitality business.  Read on for more exciting examples and invest... Fri, 31 Aug 2012 12:38:08 +0100 http://www.mosaicmediatraining.co.uk/news/10/86/Facebook-for-Hotels Social Media for Customer Services http://www.mosaicmediatraining.co.uk/news/9/86/Social-Media-for-Customer-Services Thu, 30 Aug 2012 10:38:10 +0100 http://www.mosaicmediatraining.co.uk/news/9/86/Social-Media-for-Customer-Services Investing in Training http://www.mosaicmediatraining.co.uk/news/8/86/Investing-in-Training Training your staff is an important way of expressing your appreciation.  Don't view your learning and development budget as a one way street, but realise that your return on investment will pay dividends if you show your staff you value them... Fri, 17 Aug 2012 13:29:38 +0100 http://www.mosaicmediatraining.co.uk/news/8/86/Investing-in-Training Social Media For The Boss http://www.mosaicmediatraining.co.uk/news/7/86/Social-Media-For-The-Boss Social Media Training is essential for staying up to date with the fast-moving world of digital communication. Don't leave Twitter to the interns because you're embarrassed that you don't know what to do, invest in some training and bring yourself and... Mon, 13 Aug 2012 09:56:48 +0100 http://www.mosaicmediatraining.co.uk/news/7/86/Social-Media-For-The-Boss School and Universities report increase due to social media http://www.mosaicmediatraining.co.uk/news/6/86/School-and-Universities-report-increase-due-to-social-media Social media training is one of our most popular courses here at Mosaic Media Training. Whether you are a small business or a large organisation, you can't afford to ignore the impact of social media. Educational establishments are recognising the power... Mon, 06 Aug 2012 10:45:46 +0100 http://www.mosaicmediatraining.co.uk/news/6/86/School-and-Universities-report-increase-due-to-social-media Coping in a crisis http://www.mosaicmediatraining.co.uk/news/5/86/Coping-in-a-crisis Crisis Management training is all about knowing what to say to the media when the heat is on, and equally importantly, what not to say. Nobody wants to turn a drama into a crisis but saying nothing is often far worse... Wed, 25 Jul 2012 14:37:22 +0100 http://www.mosaicmediatraining.co.uk/news/5/86/Coping-in-a-crisis GP commissioning http://www.mosaicmediatraining.co.uk/news/4/86/GP-commissioning Media training and the NHS. With the shape of the NHS radically changing, GP Consortia will be facing new challenges, responsibilities and accountability which have the potential to ruin years of reputation building in an instant, if communications aren’t handled... Tue, 10 Jul 2012 08:56:35 +0100 http://www.mosaicmediatraining.co.uk/news/4/86/GP-commissioning That would never happen here... http://www.mosaicmediatraining.co.uk/news/3/86/That-would-never-happen-here Most of the delegates we see in media training never really expect a crisis to occur on their watch, and you may feel the same. But crises can arise from the most innocent of sources and if you don’t know... Tue, 10 Jul 2012 08:52:58 +0100 http://www.mosaicmediatraining.co.uk/news/3/86/That-would-never-happen-here Add video to your website http://www.mosaicmediatraining.co.uk/news/2/86/Add-video-to-your-website Tue, 10 Jul 2012 08:47:06 +0100 http://www.mosaicmediatraining.co.uk/news/2/86/Add-video-to-your-website