Welcome to Mentor's new podcast and vodcast news page

Listen to our brand new podcast here

To mark the launch of our brand new website, Mentor is delighted to bring you the first of our regular podcasts.

Please click below to listen to Episode 1, with our radio and social media trainer, Rachel Mostyn, discussing the benefits of using social media in a business context, and some tips on do's and dont's.


Rachel ready for the podcast

We are also planning to bring video training tips, Facebook Live events and interactive broadcasts on Periscope, which will allow you to pose questions. 

Our first Crisis Communications 'Vod' is available on these news pages.


Article Author: Dave Mason

Dave is Mentor Media Training's Managing Director. He is a CIPR Accredited Practitioner and regularly trains for the PR industry institute. His extensive career in broadcasting spans 30 years across radio and television. He has coached executives from major public and private sector organisations, as well as the UK Armed Forces/NATO, around the world for the past decade. Dave is respected for his inspiring training, which is supportive and concentrates on fast learning development. A founding presenter and shareholder of Somerset’s Orchard FM, he went on to work extensively in commercial radio around the UK, as well as BBC News, where he was a Correspondent at BBC Radio 5 Live and Radio 1 Newsbeat. Dave has been a TV presenter, reporter and producer at ITN, GMTV, (ITV Breakfast), ITV News Westcountry and HTV West. He was one of GMTV’s senior producers for a decade, covering major international, domestic, political and entertainment stories. His roles have included senior news producing and planning, undercover investigations, war reporting and features production. He still broadcasts as a crisis communications pundit on LBC, BBC Radio and is a visiting lecturer at the Universities of Bath Spa, Gloucestershire and the Cardiff School of Journalism. He is the author of 'Handling the Media In Good Times & Bad'.