"Thank-you Halima for this fantastic course. I am so glad I learned more about the power of PR and how it really does work for small businesses.
It has given me a load of great ideas for use in my own business as well as clients. The modules flowed harmoniously, with each step answering the questions the previous steps had highlighted for me so I felt like I wasn't being left hanging for too long. I can whole-heartedly recommend this PR course to SME's and startups; just try it - you will be enlightened!"
Lou Pemberton, Digital Marketing Coach
Have you launched a new product? Are you celebrating a business milestone? Have you got some great advice to share? Or do you have another story you're itching to share with the media?
If so, don't start pitching without this course!
When it comes to pitching to a journalist, you only really get one shot...
So give yourself the best chance with this DIY pitching 101 crash course.
This quick, and easily digestible course enables you to get into the mind of a journalist to better understand what they need. There are some handy guides on what kind of stories make the news, to give you the confidence to know that your story is right for the media. Plus there are a treasure trove of real pitch templates which you can copy and edit, to ensure that your story is pitch perfect.
As a bonus - to help you further with that first approach, there's a detailed video all about how to approach journalists, right down to getting that email right, to ensure that you greatly increase your chances of a positive response.
So if you've got a story that you've been waiting to pitch to the media, give yourself the best chance of getting it right with this DIY pitching 101 crash course.
This course is relatable to EVERY sector, and applies to EVERY country, as it reveals the core principles every good PR expert swears by.
Best of all, as you have lifetime online access, you can learn in your own time, whilst still running your business.
There's no classroom theory here, it's all practical and packed full of real, relatable examples of media coverage I've secured, and the full curriculum is below, so you can see for yourself exactly what you're getting.
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"Halima's PR 101 was incredibly useful and really got beneath the skin of what PR is and how you can use it to help your organisation. I've come away with a much better understanding of how to work with the media, how to pitch my organisation and what makes a good story. The tools that Halima has provided me with are really valuable and will mean the learning I've made today will stay with me. I definitely feel equipped to do my own PR and won't need to spend a tonne of money on a PR agency."
Alice Lacey, Founder, now<press<play
Frequently Asked Questions
Halima Khatun is a former broadcast journalist turned PR consultant, with over a decade of industry experience. Having worked for the biggest PR agency group in Europe and the UK’s leading corporates, Halima is well placed to teach all aspects of PR and storytelling. She also have a wealth of transferable skills, having worked in the public, private and charity PR sector.
Having sold out training courses in London, Halima created this in-depth online course to help small businesses learn to do their own PR in their own time and on a budget. Ignored by the bigger PR agencies, start ups and small business don't get the publicity they need and deserve, so Halima has made it her mission is to empower them to be able to do their own PR, boost their credibility and build their brand.
As a passionate DIY PR advocate, Halima has been featured in the Huffington Post, Businessadvice.co.uk and StartupNation, as well as the London media.