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Transcript: Interviewing Techniques for Journalists: How to Get Anyone to Tell You Everything

Investigative reporter Polly Kreisman shows you how to get the most out of your subjects by sharing two decades of interview experience.

September 13, 2005

EXCLUSIVE FOR AVANTGUILD MEMBERS | This is a transcript of's "Interviewing Techniques for Journalists: How to Get Anyone to Tell You Everything" seminar, held August 1, 2005, in New York City. You can learn about other mb LEARN events here.

Polly Kreisman: OK, How's everybody doing? I feel very short on this chair. I sat in the director's chair last time I did this and that was uncomfortable for the opposite reason. So my name is Polly Kreisman and I've been a journalist in one form or another for about 20, 25 years. I have some very specific ideas ...

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