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Get 1-on-1 help from world class media experts

get the best professional guidance to take your media strategy forward

Have you ever thought that you'd love to engage with the media but you just don't know where to start?

Maybe you've got a few ideas but find it hard to put your ideas into practice?

Or perhaps you are starting up your own business and need to 'bootstrap' your PR or media strategy and would appreciate some support?

Or you want to go beyond e-learning and talk to a human being about where to go next?

Book a bespoke consultation with your choice of expert via skype

A 1-on-1 consultation with one of our expert coaches is the perfect personalised service to help you get and leverage media coverage, so that you can attract more customers or fans, and boost your revenue and credibility.

You'll get the chance to interact with the media coach of your choice, so that you can get great advice from someone that speaks your language.

All our coaches have been leading professionals at major media organisations. If you've ever dreamed of getting yourself or your brand regularly featured in newspapers, blogs or magazines, or getting interviewed on TV or radio, our coaches have been there and done it. So they can tell you exactly what the media is looking for.

You'll be coached by experts with decades of experience of working for world class media organisations

What people are saying about 'Deal With The Media'

Polly 75X78As an independent artist I wanted to get a little more insight into how to get my work into the media and get more exposure. Deal with the media worked for me. ★★★★★
Polly Hobbs - Painter & Graphic Designer

dr cassidyI have enjoyed the most profound thorough and ultra professional media training. I took the option of 1-on-1 training via skype. The understanding of my work with celebrities and social networking facilitated a very bespoke media session imbued with the highest level of critical analysis that has really enhanced my media career in television. My trainer took a very tough perspective in his approach and questioning style that really developed my own responses to well seasoned journalists - a solid grounding for cutting edge television work. I strongly recommend this site. ★★★★★  
Dr Arthur Cassidy (Belfast School of Psychology) - Site Member

1-on-1 Expert Media Coaches

Expert Media Coach:

Pete Walter

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Pete Walter is the head of Deal With The Media. His background is as a TV Producer and has made shows for the BBC, Channel 4, Five and MTV. Pete subsequently moved in corporate film making and has written and directed films for M&S and BP amongst others. For the last 5 years Pete has worked in Media Training, culminating in producing Deal With The Media. Pete’s always been at the vanguard of new media having headed up the first dedicated production team at a mobile phone operator for Virgin Mobile. He is a previous recipient of Broadcast Magazine’s Hotshot Award.

Specialism: Getting started with the Media, how to get on TV, succeeding with online video (including YouTube).

1-on-1 Senior Media Trainers

Expert Media Coach:

Rosie Goldsmith

Expert Media Coach:

Mark Webster

Expert Media Coach:

Tine Van Houts

Watch Rosie's Intro Video Above

Rosie Goldsmith has a background as a journalist specializing in arts and international affairs. Over 20 years' working for the BBC she has travelled the world, covering events such as the fall of the Berlin Wall and the revolutions in eastern Europe, and also presenting flagship BBC Radio shows like 'Front Row' and 'Crossing Continents'. Today Rosie combines broadcasting with curating and chairing events on foreign affairs, literature and the arts, in Britain and abroad. She is also a writer and PR consultant. She speaks French, German and some Italian.

Specialism: Coaching you to appear on the radio, TV or in the written press.

Watch Mark's Intro Video Above

Mark Webster is an established media trainer with huge experience both as a Journalist and as a Director of Communications. As a trainer and course facilitator his recent clients have ranged from multinationals and global charitable foundations to public sector and government bodies. From 2008 - 2011 he was the Executive Director of Communications at the Charities Aid Foundation where he was responsible for media, public and internal communications, policy development, research, board-level decision making, strategy creation, staff management and departmental budget. Previously Mark was a renowned broadcast and print journalist. Most notably he worked for many years as a Business and Economics editor, international bureau chief, political correspondent and on-screen correspondent for ITN, covering economics, politics, home and international affairs.

Specialism: Coaching you to appear on the radio, TV or in the written press.

Watch Tine's Intro Video Above

Tine Van Houts draws on a career of more than 20 years’ international experience as an award-winning journalist and foreign correspondent working for newspapers, radio and television. As the London correspondent for the national Dutch television news, NOS, Tine has reported on European issues, major British news stories and top-level EU meetings, and she has interviewed world leaders. She was awarded the Herman Wekker Prize for outstanding journalism in the English-speaking world. She is a former president of the London Foreign Press Association and has been a jury member for the FPA Press Awards. She has chaired numerous major international conferences on subjects such as the European Gas Industry, and Flooding and Climate Change.

Specialism: Coaching you to appear on the radio, TV or in the written press.

You'll get as much time as you want with the expert of your choice to skyrocket your confidence with the media and put you on the path to success


1) Select your preferred media coach using the form below, as well as your preferred date, time and desired length of session

2) Briefly tell us what you would like to discuss in the session and your overall goals with the media.

3) You'll be asked to leave a small deposit to secure your booking.

4) We'll be in touch to confirm your booking and also give you the skype address for your trainer. At that point we'll also ask you to make up the balance of the price.

there's more...

Bonus 1 : Recording of your session

Skype Coaching Image Recording

If requested we can happily send you a video recording of your session at no extra cost. That way you can have a permanent memory of your training at the touch of a button. This is particularly useful for media interview training. Usual cost £30 - Free if you book today.

Bonus 2 : Free Analysis of your Media Interview Preparation Sheet

mini interview template

Before the session we'll email you our media interview preparation sheet. If you fill it in and return it we will analyze your interview strategy for free. Even if you are only responding to a hypothetical interview this is a highly useful exercise in terms of crafting your media messages. Usual cost £100 - Free if you book today.

We’re Making This Accessible For Everyone

Even though you'll be having a one-on-one consultation with a media expert who regularly commands four-figure consultancy fees, we always want Deal With The Media to be easily affordable to everyone.

And that’s why the price for our consultations is considerably less.


30 Mins - £50
1 Hour - £75
2 Hours - £125


30 Mins - £100
1 Hour - £175
2 Hours - £300

Our Double Your Money Back Guarantee

We really believe in our training. That's why we can make these two bold promises to you...

Guarantee #1

If you're not happy with your coaching session for any reason just send us an email and we’ll gladly and promptly refund you your entire fee.

Guarantee #2

If you actually follow what we recommend for you to do in our sessions and your results aren’t great, we’ll  refund TWICE your money. All we ask is that you give us an honest effort.

Book Now - Pay Later

Apart from a small deposit of £30, we will only take the payment when the booking is confirmed

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