Broadcaster Isa Guha, Barbara Slater, Director of Sport at BBC Sport, commentator/presenter Jacqui Oatley, former Wolves keeper turned pundit Matt Murray, and Mark Cole, Managing Director at Whisper TV, share their tips on how to break into sports broadcasting.
RTS Midlands Careers Fair
Alongside Q&A panel sessions with top execs who work on some of the country’s biggest shows, practical workshops In the exhibition hall included how to make drama with BBC One’s Doctors in their specially created hospital set, filming on smartphones, using drones and how to make a podcast.
The major broadcasters joined more than 40 exhibitors from across the industry to give attendees one-to-one advice on how to break into the industry, from creating the perfect CV to gaining professional experience.
Panel sessions took place throughout the day at the RTS event. “The secrets behind TV sport”, hosted by BBC WM presenter Richard Wilford, featured Sports Personality of the Year deputy editor Michael Jackson, BBC sports news correspondent Natalie Pirks and BBC Sport editor Jo McCusker, who offered advice to budding sports broadcasters.
Join us on Tuesday 16th October to get all the latest tips, tricks and practical advice to help you land that all important first job in TV or Radio.
Alongside Q&A panel sessions with production teams and talent from the biggest shows and brands, there will be practical workshops on filming and technology; the chance to have a go at presenting; CV advice; the opportunity to learn about the different jobs and training schemes that are available and to network with the most influential creatives in the business.