Monthly Archives: March 2014

My First Media Interview – Mar 25, 2014

I was contacted recently by Laura of the Kemptville Advance. She wanted to know if I would be willing to answer some standard questions (that the newspaper will be asking all candidates that are running for council) so the readers could get to know me a little. I answered ‘sure’ and excitedly reviewed the questions.

This was exciting for me as I have never been interviewed like this before through email. My goal was to answer honestly, but not come on too strong so as to turn anyone off. I wanted to make a very positive impression on the readers. So I prepared my answers carefully and wrote a draft of them and shared them with a few key people in my life. Everyone liked my answers and said everything sounded great. Continue reading