Presenting: Looking and sounding your best
Making the most of your voice is important. The first tip is to "sound like you mean what you’re saying. Broadcasting is a performance"
Hosting a radio programme
"Be clear and concise, well-briefed, and honest when things go wrong." Presenter Paddy O'Connell takes us behind the scenes on Broadcasting House
As a news presenter, Fiona Bruce always has to offer the right measure of warmth and authority: "There’s not much opportunity to learn to read the news"
Presenting breaking news
Skilled presenters make live TV look smooth by absorbing new info from the gallery and conveying it calmly whatever's going on behind the scenes
Getting the question right is essential to a phone-in. It also probably needs to be short with a yes or no answer, says Julian Worricker
Regional TV presenter
Authority, approachability and the power of social media - Polly Evans on what matters most as a presenter of TV news programme South East Today