chapter  19
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19Preparing Your Presentation Reel

Joe Duke was the point man for recruiting talent to CBS News for years. Before that, he assessed reporters and anchors from his post as news director in New Orleans. He has seen presentation videos that jumped out at him so much that once he hired a reporter in New Orleans when there wasn’t even a job opening for her. But he’s also seen reels filled with mistakes. So what Joe has to say about putting together your reel is the very best advice you may ever hear.