|Rave Reviews About Gayl Murphy's Interview Tactics! Media Coaching, Speaking and Book…
"Gayl Murphy is a media veteran" – The Hollywood Reporter
"I can't think of a better means of gaining insight into the mind of a good interviewee than with Gayl's book. Her first-hand experience and vast knowledge of the industry are indeed quite impressive, but it is the manner in which she tackles the subject that makes INTERVIEW TACTICS such a gem. It should be required reading for anyone ever called upon to give an interview." — Universal Pictures
"Interview Tactics are a practical guide for preparing talent in the vast arena of movie marketing." - Columbia Pictures
“I embarked on an amazing journey with Gayl. From (terrified) Media Virgin to a confident and well-received guest on dozens of radio shows, media interviews, and TV appearances.” - Sherri Caldwell, Author, The Rebel Housewife Rules!
"People get it in seconds, what you do, who you are and what you're trying to accomplish. I love her book, her charisma and her Media Wisdom." — Julie Bermont, "The Path to Personal Success and Freedom"
"Gayl is a prolific reporter. She's conducted thousands of interviews of some of the hottest Hollywood hotshots. I got Gayl to sit down with me for a half hour and talk about soundbites and the importance of having a great pitch when doing business online – and boy, am I glad I did!" — Cameron Forbes, Marketing in Minutes
“Using Gayl’s tactics, I'm confident my clients will be armed and ready for the press.” - Rex Mize, Talent Manager, Rex Talent Management
"I was media virgin when I started working with Gayl. I became confident and poised to shine in front of the media. I went out there and nailed it.!" Susie Shina, Author and Fitness Entrepreneur
"Gayl coached me to put my best self out there." – Catherine Cardinal, PhD, Author of "A Cure for the Common Life
"For the first time, I was able to get many of my talking points across in a short amount of time." - Roadrunner Records
“Gayl Murphy has this uncanny ability for wrangling unruly clients and showing them the way. My PR client went from being an undisciplined know-it-all to the consummate media spokesman.” - Jackie Lapin, Jackie Lapin PR
"I always recommend Gayl Murphy's Interview Tactics! coaching and book to our new artists as part of our media training. It helps guide them through the media process so they feel comfortable and confident when doing interviews. There’s a lot of wisdom in these pages, courtesy of Gayl Murphy, a total pro with boundless spirit.” — Mitch Schneider, President of MSO PR
"Gayl, thank you for helping make our NSA SPEAK LIKE A PRO DAY one of the best events in our chapter's history! The feedback about the program was terrific, and you were an important part in making the day such a success. Your Interview Tactics! session was an integral part of our program and you did us proud! The attendees commented that you were a wealth of information." National Speakers Association, San Diego Chapter
"I got a chance to hear Gayl Murphy speak recently- a wonderful speaker! If you get a chance to hear her, you should. She's a Hollywood reporter who is a whiz on PR and gaining media attention for yourself and your business." Liz Ryan, Author, Speaker, CEO and Founder of WorldWIT
"It's a phenomenal book and Gayl helped us tremendously preparing our pitch to the producers of 48 Hours, Fox News, Montel, Live With Regis & Kelly, The View and Oprah! In 3 minutes Gayl helped us restructure our pitch and our results exploded! She's better in person! Thanks Gayl you are wonderful." Theresa Murphy & Dennis Mahoney, Authors of "A Different Ending: Lessons In Violence Evasion"
"Gayl, your 2-day Interview Tactics! Media Coaching Program really took our team of scientists and marketing executives to the next level for doing press. It enhanced our media skills for effective print, radio and TV interviews. Thank you again.” The Buck Institute for Age Research
"I booked Gayl to speak at three of my 2-day media events in the last year and a half, and all I can say about how she handles the front of the room is: Gayl Murphy is an awesome speaker!" Susan Levin, Speaker Services
"Gayl Murphy puts the shoe on the other foot and talks about how to do a dynamic interview." — Robert Buford, Broward Community College
"I've been a life coach for many years and always found it awkward to explain the value and precise services I provide that would make others interested. After listening to Gayl Murphy on radio immediately I was able to articulate what I do so that it makes sense to the media and anyone else I encounter. I super-size the happiness of celebrities, entertainers and entrepreneurs. Thank you Gayle for helping me articulate my pitch." Neikisha-Michelle Bakre, Life Redesign Queen
"Interview Tactics! is an informative book that gives key pieces of advice to artists on how to survive the media." - Music Connection Magazine
"Gayl's media coaching seminar is a must for anyone interested in any sort of public life or needs publicity for their project. Her book and coaching gives you the tools you need to stand out while not being overbearing. You will learn how the media thinks, how to work with them, and what they need to help you to successfully promote your project or skill. I can directly equate hundreds of successful interviews to Gayl's Teachings!" — Dr. Dennis W. Neder, Author of " Being a Man in a Woman's World."
"Gayl's Interview Tactics! have influenced me tremendously in how I present myself professionally as well as life in general. Interview Tactics! is a polished version of today for "Know thyself". The component Gayl has mastered in Interview Tactics! is "tooling", a means to clearly begin the process of a laser strong personal production. Her book taught me how to present dramatic self-knowledge with precision. And, the Interview Tactics! Workbook worked like a rocket for me!" — Victoria Schiffer-Wall, Conqueress
"I owe a great deal to Gayl Murphy and Interview Tactics! — and I can't say enough in praise for Gayl! As a newly published author, I embarked on an amazing journey, from (terrified) Media Virgin to a confident and well-received guest on dozens of radio shows, media interviews, and television appearances. Of all that I went through, including various media training programs, coaching, and preparations, some costing thousands of dollars, Interview Tactics! remains my personal media Bible. — Sherri Caldwell, Author/Columnist/Reviewer. The Rebel Housewife Rules: To Heck With Domestic Bliss!
"Gayl Murphy's "Interview Tactics! How To…" is a must for anyone who is striving to break through the brick wall of self-promotion and give great interviews. I loved it and recommend it to all my entertainment career development clients. I can get my clients into the spotlight, but I can't speak for them, Gayl's Interview Tactics! are a real asset to anyone who doesn't want to look stupid when they're standing on the X and the light turns on! — Meredith Day/Founder, National Talent Development
"Gayl helped me to understand that the best way to get my message out to the media is by taking the risk to tell my story 'my way' … comfortably! I realize now, the interviewer wants me to be successful too, so we are on the same side." — Karin Hart, Ph.D. Inventor of Biniki
"Gayl's advice YOU GOTTA TELL IT TO SELL IT! is right on. I'm starting a small business, and by following her 'Murphy's Laws' I am thinking in detail, color and my story has the energy to take me to the place I want to be. — Sylvia R. Rios/Founder UrbanChicas.com
"Interview Tactics! is a great roadmap for someone who is uncomfortable, or unfamiliar with dealing with the media. Its a very valuable guide to the uninitiated." — Steven. M. Cron Law Offices of Cron, Isreals & Stark
"Thanks for the great coaching session. I have been working on my media skills and I feel I had a real breakthrough, although I know I need to continue the work. You are really quick and articulate about what needs to be done and I appreciate your help. — Jannel Rapp, Gina For the Missing
"I've worked with Gayl Murphy a lot and I really like her style. Gayl is far more concerned about 'outcome' in her approach to media training, than making sure that her student has a 'method.' - David Nemer. J-NEX Media
"Thanks for the coaching session. During my entire pitch I stood up, as you suggested, and my client heard me and I was able to get many of my talking-points across in a short amount of time. I am going to make this work and I will make myself and you proud!" — Roadrunner Records
"What a team! Thank you so much for all your efforts and hard work to pull off the proposal and the presentation–what a perfect fit. We left the District with our sincere commitment to supporting them with expertise, continuity and stability" — Parsons Engineering
"I recently heard Gayl speaking in Los Angeles and was enthralled and entertained by a wealth of great and practical advice. Her talk ended far too soon, she had the entire audience wanting more." — Frank Furness – Speaker, Sales Trainer & Author, London, England
"We very much appreciate your expertise on behalf of the members of IWOSC. Your presentation was a big success. The information was presented clearly, and you answered the questions beautifully. The feedback is excellent." — Independent Writers of Southern California
"Thanks again for all your help in making our media training presentation a success. The guys enjoyed the session and your questions — they're ready to take on the press!" — Elevation Sports & Entertainment
"While attending Dottie Walter's Magnificent Marketing Symposium, I met Gayl Murphy. Who is Gayl Murphy? She is a highly acclaimed Hollywood interviewer and the author of the book, Interview Tactics! Gayl's theme is YOU GOTTA TELL IT TO SELL IT! And I can't agree more!" — Coach Paul Lawrence Vann, Laurel Wreath Commuincations Inc.
"Gayl Murphy is a MUST SEE speaker!" — Tom Antion, Author, Speaker, Internet Guru
"Thank you Gayl, you extracted so many talking-points from me in 5 minutes, what I have been searching for for years. Your sincerity really touched my heart." — Vicki Sylvain, The Great American Clean Up.
"Interview Tactics! is sensational. I read it from cover to cover and delivered a kick-butt interview. The host of the show even thanked me for making her job easy." — Dr. Lin Morel, Healthy Life
"Gayl Murphy is sleeping with the enemy!" — Barry Koltnow, Orange County Register