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The Reccy: The step 50% of people forget to do before they prepare for a media interview.

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Woah back there Cowboy! Put down the keyboard and listen to this before you prepare your 'talking points' for your next media, podcast or panel interview. (While we're on that - don't even think about preparing talking points - but we digress, that's next episode). In this episode, Penny takes you on a stroll along Manely Beach in Sydney as she unpacks the three things you can do that will help you prepare the sorts of notes that will help you be the best guest, no matter the show you 'visit'.


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I love both sides of a conversation - equally. 

I know powerful questions leverage powerful stories. 

As such, I'm all about helping people and organisations to ask better questions, share better stories, and create better systems to make it easy (and interesting) for people to engage with who you are, what you do and why it matters. 

I spent more than a decade as an ABC radio presenter, I host and produce multiple-award-winning podcasts, and deliver keynotes, workshops and executive coaching services across the globe. 

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