Whether it’s your first time or hundredth time doing a media interview, it can be a nerve-wracking experience. You can look at your speech or talking points what feels like a million times, but when that camera or microphone is in your face, suddenly the points you recited perfectly a
Detroit Media Project
Engage Michigan started an initiative to equip community social justice groups with training around communication and media. This initiative is called the Detroit Media Project. The Detroit Media Project (DMP) aims to provide training to social justice groups ranging from citywide organizations to neighborhood block clubs. The goal is to
Heroes’ Narrative Training
Progressives too often lead campaign messages with facts, policy abstractions or the problem itself, losing the public’s attention and failing to move anyone to action. The solution is to ground our campaign communications in the heroic stories of real people taking action to defend our shared values. We must begin
Media 101 Training
In our Media 101 training, we’ll teach you about everything from drafting elevator pitches and press releases to how to conquer the ever-changing world of social media.