Creative Interviewing: The Writer's Guide to Gathering Information by Asking Questions

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Prentice-Hall, Jan 1, 1977 - Interviewing in journalism - 174 pages
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This comprehensive book covers everything an aspiring interviewer needs to know from developing listening and observation skills to conducting interviews by electronic mail and surfing the Internet for story ideas. Creative Interviewing aids readers by using examples and anecdotal accounts of actual professional experiences. Readers are provided with step-by-step instructions on how to prepare for and conduct a strong interview, how to obtain dramatic anecdotes from sources, how to build conversational rapport, how to conduct interviews for broadcast, and how to cope with the dynamics of a series of interviews on a certain topic. For any professional who wishes to improve their interviewing skills.

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Good basic guide to interviewing if you are starting from zero. Thanks for the recommendation, Matthew! Read full review

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Good, basic introduction to the complex art and craft of interviewing. Read full review

Contents

THREE
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EIGHT
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But What Shall I Ask?
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