04 Apr EP. 070 How to Get Yourself in the Media with Trae Bodge
How to Get yourself in the Media with Trae Bodge
On this episode of The Speaking Up Podcast, I am joined by Trae Bodge, a lifestyle journalist and smart shopping expert with a passion for helping you save money and get the best value from your purchases.
Trae has appeared on many shows including NBC Nightly News (my personal favorite), The Today Show, and Good Morning America. She is also a media coach and is the co-founder of One Take Media Coaching.
In this episode, we chat about how to get yourself in the media, and Trae reveals some of her expert tips including some all-important dos and don’t when it comes to pitching. She also talks to us about her own experiences of speaking up, and why it may not always win you friends but that shouldn’t deter you.
Here are the highlights from this episode:
(01:47) Organization tips
(05:01) Pitching do’s and dont’s
(10:07) Getting in the media with no contacts
(14:25) Do what you need to do