Media Training

Knowing how to engage with the media is crucial to being a leader in today’s world, which is why we’ve written a book about it, to provide our clients with a practical how-to guide.  

Our media training sessions help you understand how journalists think and how to beat them at their own game, whether in a regular interview situation or in a crisis communications situation. 

We have a long track record helping CEOs, CFOs, senior executives, financial market professionals, asset managers, company spokespeople and other professionals prepare for media interviews.

Order our media training manual

EBM Co-founder and CEO Adrian Dearnell has compiled more than two decades of coaching experience and international business TV interviews with some of the world’s most important CEOs into a handbook on media training.  

Presentation Coaching

Communications skills and leadership skills are increasingly intertwined. Mastering the art of presentation is a fundamental skill for any business leader. Having the best product or services sometimes is not enough. Corporate storytelling is an increasingly important tool to help companies reach their audience.Our presentation coaching sessions teach you how to communicate the Anglo-American way, drawing from best-in-class public speakers in the US, and prepare you for strategic presentations, keynote speeches, pitches, RFPs, Comex and Board meetings.

“The time we spent with you made a huge difference. Thank you! It was a great pleasure working with you.”

— Andrew Wallace-Barnett, Head of IR of AXA, for whom EBM coached 22 top managers ahead of AXA IR day.

Financial Presentations

We have a long track record coaching executives for strategic financial presentations, road shows, IR days, IPOs and private equity transactions. 

We specialize in helping companies express their messages in the most compelling manner, as simply and succinctly as possible, with soundbites. We also perform message auditing and benchmarking.

"On behalf of the entire team, I would like to thank you for your pivotal contribution to the success of our AGM, handled intelligently and efficiently."

— Thierry Timsit, Managing Partner of Astorg, for whom EBM helped prepare and produce the AGM

Crisis Communication

Sooner or later, every company faces a crisis. We help companies prepare for the next communications crisis by training executives to answer difficult questions from stakeholders and media. We also provide messaging and benchmark best practices for crisis communications.