Speaking with TJ Walker is a podcast devoted to spotlighting excellent communicators and dissecting their practices, habits and tactics. The program is inspired by and is a combination of “Charlie Rose,” “Inside the Actors Studio” and “The Tim Ferris Show.” While the show does cover practical public speaking tips, it goes much deeper than that. Communication practices and habits are used as a lens into the world of expertise of our guests.
Length: 60 minutes
Format: One-on-One Interview
Host: TJ Walker is the founder of Media Training Worldwide and has been conducting media training and crisis communications workshops and seminars since 1984. Walker has trained Presidents of countries, Prime Ministers, Nobel Peace Prize winners, Super Bowl winners, U.S. Senators, Miss Universes and Members of Parliament.
His book, “Secret to Foolproof Presentations” was a USA Today #1 Bestseller, as well as a Wall Street Journal, and Business Week Bestseller. Walker is a also a regular contributor to Forbes and the Reuters Insider Network and has written for the Huffington Post. A frequent network news communications analyst, Walker has made more than 1000 network TV and radio appearances on CBS, ABC, Fox News Channel, MSNBC, CNN, Bloomberg TV, Al Jazeera, NBC, CCTV, Fox Business, Russia Today, HLN, TrueTV, Comedy Central, Sirius and NPR. In 2009, Walker entered the Guinness Book Of World Records for most talk show appearances ever in a 24 hour period.
Walker is also the author of “Media Training A-Z” and “Media Training Success.” Currently, Walker is the host of the #1 rated daily TV/Radio/Podcast show devoted exclusively to public speaking and media training (Syndicated on iTunes, YouTube, Daily Motion, Vimeo, Flickr and Facebook) “Speaking with TJ Walker” is heard and viewed seven days a week around the world.
Walker is also the creator and producer of more than 100 online media and presentation training courses, the largest collection in the world. http://courses.mediatrainingworldwide.com/
Walker was a merit scholar at Duke University where he graduated magna cum laude. He has lectured or conducted trainings at Yale University, Columbia University and Princeton University.
“TJ Walker’s single-minded devotion to presentation has made him the #1 expert for executives seeking guidance on speaking to the public and media.”
Bob Bowdon, Anchor/Reporter, Bloomberg Television
“TJ Walker is the leading media trainer in the world.”
Stu Miller, Viacom News Producer
“The world’s leading presentation and media training firm.”
Gregg Jarrett, Fox News Channel Anchor