About the Author
is an award winning TV and radio broadcaster, after dinner speaker and compere. He's presented radio shows for BBC World Service, BBC Radio 5 Live, Talk Sport and GLR. On television he's best known for his `And Finally' reporting for the BBC. He also presented `Live and Dangerous', `Turnstyle' and `Sick as a Parrot' as well as live World Cup and Champions League football for Channel 5 and ITV. As Director of Talking Toolbox Jeremy teaches speaking skills for TV, radio and live audiences, as well as providing media training for firms and individuals.
Alan Stevens has been both a TV presenter and expert interviewee notching up over 2,000 radio and TV interviews on BBC TV News, Sky News, Radio 4 and Radio 5 Live as well as in every ITV region. He is Vice-President of the International Federation for Professional Speakers and a Fellow (and Past President) of the Professional Speakers Association. As Director of MediaCoach Alan provides media coaching, crisis management and communication training. In 2006, The Independent listed him alongside Max Clifford as "one of the UK's top ten media experts".