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Kevin Burden

Kevin is an experienced journalist, trainer and facilitator, specializing in the areas of presentation skills, communication skills, writing and interview skills.

With an 18 year background working in the BBC including a time as Head of Training at the BBC World Service managing teams of 100+, Kevin has worked in publishing, television and radio as a reporter and editor. He uses his experience to deliver relevant and specific training to his delegates.

Having worked in a high pressure media environment in a management role, Kevin is knowledgeable on the vital factors that are involved in communicating anything from ideas to critical information, and the difficulty with getting this right. He passes his insight onto his clients, helping them understand the important factors for them to undertake in such situations.

Kevin’s style is challenging and supportive. He uses engaging methods of reflection and his expertise of working with companies including Magna, Aljazeera Networks, Nestle, NHS, BBC and IREX to create relevant and specific interview training to individuals up to senior level in multinational businesses worldwide.

Kevin has a BA in Economic and Social Studies from University of East Anglia, UK and has authored dozens of training handbooks in media and communications. He delivers training in English.

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United Kingdom

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