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Mark Laudi on Malaysia's BFM, on the four tangible business reasons why CEOs need to be media savvy

Mark Laudi on Malaysia's BFM, on the four tangible business reasons why CEOs need to be media savvy

News   •   Jul 02, 2018 20:14 +08

Mark Laudi, Managing Director of Hong Bao Media and former CNBC Asia anchor, talks about the Hong Bao Media Savvy Awards, and explains in this radio interview how being media savvy can grow your business value.

6 things that have changed since you were media trained

6 things that have changed since you were media trained

News   •   Jun 27, 2017 08:13 +08

The media is changing so much, so rapidly, that training you might have received only recently is quickly out of date.

Communications Directors get street smart and go live in hands-on webcasting workshop

Communications Directors get street smart and go live in hands-on webcasting workshop

News   •   Apr 05, 2017 17:26 +08

A small group of senior Communications Directors produced a live webcast in our studio today, and had all their questions answered on live webcasting.

Why you lose if you break off an interview because you don't like the questions

Why you lose if you break off an interview because you don't like the questions

News   •   Sep 19, 2016 09:21 +08

Ivanka Trump's combative interview with Cosmopolitan is a lesson for spokespeople who don't like the media's questions.

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Why Jimmy Kimmel cut Kanye West off when asking about Donald Trump

Why Jimmy Kimmel cut Kanye West off when asking about Donald Trump

Blog posts   •   Aug 12, 2018 16:36 +08

The discussion over Kanye West's pregnant pause, when Jimmy Kimmel asked him about Donald Trump, is missing some important nuances. Worse, any camera-shy Asian business leader who watches West getting cut off will wonder whether they can still take time to think before answering questions, or if they should take part in live TV interviews at all.

The real reason why Asian conference delegates don't ask questions during Q&A

The real reason why Asian conference delegates don't ask questions during Q&A

Blog posts   •   Apr 05, 2018 08:13 +08

The common conception is Asian conference goers don't ask questions. I see the problem elsewhere.

It's time to end the charade of pre-supplied questions

It's time to end the charade of pre-supplied questions

Blog posts   •   Mar 08, 2018 09:43 +08

Spokespeople should throw away the crutches of pre-submitted questions, and everyone will benefit.

Can we ever defeat fake news?

Can we ever defeat fake news?

Blog posts   •   Feb 14, 2018 09:12 +08

The short answer is, no. At the end of this column is an experiment that will help you see why.

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Taking a break during live webcasting workshop

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Morning tea with our participants at the APACD Coaching Day at HBM.

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Taking a break during live webcasting workshop

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Morning tea with our participants at the APACD Coaching Day at HBM.

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A surprising fact about senior executives at the most progressive companies

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You would think that business leaders become less interested in learning the more they rise through the ranks. But in our media skills a...

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VIDEO: Martin Khor: Keep calm and smile during doorstop interviews

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Mark Laudi explains why Martin Khor's doorstop interview is worthy of being shortlisted for the Hong Bao Media Savvy Awards 2018.

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VIDEO: Karim Raslan shines in election night media appearance

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Karim Raslan stood out on election night with his appearance on Malaysian national television. HBM's Mark Laudi explains how candour can...

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Take a tour of the HBM Integrated Communications Centre in Singapore

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This video shows you around our training facilities and green screen studio in Singapore's Central Business District.

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