17 blog posts found matching keyword search for: interviewing
The Art (And Science) of the Interview
Sooner or later, every commercial filmmaker comes across a project that, for one reason or another, requires him or her to conduct an interview. Whether it’s a brand film, documentary, or testimonial, interviews with ‘real people’ (non-actors) bring a unique set of challenges. Most producers know this, and they also know that they ought to prepare for this kind of interview-but how?
Published on Monday, November 28, 2016 1:53 PM
Make Your Cover Letter Shine
Recently I wrote an article here at ProductionHUB, Tips For Creating a Solid Production Résumé, detailing the top seven mistakes people make on their Production Résume’s. Here’s a companion piece about the 7 most prevalent mistakes I see on people’s Cover Letters when they apply for Production jobs.
Published on Monday, November 25, 2013 10:00 AM
9 Ways to Ace the Video Interview
Bursting onto the business scene a few years ago, video interviews have proven to be an extremely effective way of vetting candidates early on in the hiring process and, therefore, are here to stay.
Published on Thursday, March 3, 2016 10:45 AM
How to Create Captivating Client Testimonials
From start-ups to seasoned corporations, the task of getting really good client testimonials can be daunting. What are others saying about your products and services? And how can you properly convey the essence and appeal of your products and services to others?
Published on Wednesday, March 2, 2016 11:00 AM
Behind the NASA Documentary Above & Beyond with Award-Winning DP Tom Hurwitz
Above and Beyond is a feature documentary, screened in theaters and broadcast on the Discovery Channel. It looks at NASA’s first 60 years of exploration, both in — all the way to edge of our Solar System and beyond — and of the earth: our climate, our geology our geography. It also forecasts what comes next for this amazing agency.
Published on Friday, November 16, 2018 10:00 AM
Cool Cars, Mobile Live Streams and a Blackout…Oh My!
Self-proclaimed “Satellite Guy” Rob McWilliams of McWilliams Productions shares tales from producing multiple live shows at CES, including how he was able to live stream through a massive blackout!
Published on Wednesday, April 25, 2018 10:00 AM
5 Ways to Land Your Dream Role NOW
Award-winning screenwriter and former talent agent Lisa Edwards knows a thing or two about what it takes to get into the world of acting. Her success as as owner and Company Director of Melbourne entertainment agency, VisionsMCP, led to other outstanding opportunities such as co-writing an award-winning screenplay, LIMBO. Now she's diving into the world through the eyes of a talent agent and talks what it takes to land that next big role.
Published on Monday, August 31, 2015 12:31 PM
3 Improv Rules for Creating Award-Winning Content with Tim Washer
Comedy writer/producer, Tim Washer, shared his improv rules for creating award-winning content at this year's Content Marketing World. During his session: Improv Rules for Creating Award-Winning Content, Tim gave his own personal rules for creating captivating content to a room full of attendees.
Published on Wednesday, September 16, 2015 2:25 PM
Filmmakers risk all in the Oscar Shortlisted Film 50 Feet From Syria
When experienced Producer/Director Skye Fitzgerald landed in the hospital after suffering a broken hand from a bicycle race outside of Portland, Oregon, his visit ended with much more than just a recovery…What was first a consultation with orthopedic surgeon, Dr. Hisham Bismar, also a highly sought-after hand specialist, soon became a 45-minute conversation, exchange of ideas and opinions about the horrific realities of the Syrian Civil War.
Published on Tuesday, December 15, 2015 1:26 PM
5 Tips for Nailing the Customer Testimonial Video
As a corporate video producer, the customer testimonial video is one of the most often-requested types of video from clients. Most companies have a need for testimonial content since it adds valuable social proof to their product or service and gives them a chance to shine a spotlight on their happy customers.After creating plenty of great customer testimonials (and, let’s be honest, a few average ones) I’ve learned a few things about what works and what doesn’t. Here are five tips to help you nail your next testimonial project.
Published on Tuesday, May 2, 2017 10:00 AM
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