Walid Al-Laham - SkyNewsArabia Academy
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Walid Al-Laham

Journalist and Multimedia Producer.
Digital Media

The most important trait for journalists is being patient listeners. Your job is to present comprehensive news based on detailed and complete information. Therefore, young journalist should learn how to listen carefully and understand the stories in full.

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Walid Al-Laham

Walid Al-Laham is a digital marketing specialist with more than 13 years of experience in print and visual journalism.

 

 What training courses will you present with Sky News Arabia?

Journalistic Digital Marketing.

 

What inspired you to work in the media sphere?

Working in the media sphere is a truly mesmerizing experience. Media specialists rarely look at their watches, as there are no limits, no routine in this field, but rather a constant pursuit of everything new and fresh. As the most rapidly developing field out there, media puts you in a permanent state of learning and development.

 

What advice do you give to young students who aspire to work in the media and TV sphere?

The most important trait for journalists is being patient listeners. Your job is to present comprehensive news based on detailed and complete information. Therefore, young journalist should learn how to listen carefully and understand the stories in full details before publishing them.

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August

Journalistic Digital Marketing
Journalistic Digital Marketing
8 - 12
Aug
Trainer :
Walid Al-Laham
Abu Dhabi
5 days
5 Hours per day
Social media is a vital tool for sharing news content. This course will educate students on creating newsworthy pieces and how to optimize great content for social media channels. From identifying stories and angles, through to creating marketable digital content that secures high engagement, the course also covers headline writing and SEO, fact-checking programs and publishing techniques – all the elements required for optimal results.
2000USD
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October

News and Fact Checking
News and Fact Checking
17 - 19
Oct
Trainer :
Walid Al-Laham
Riyadh
3 days
3 hours per day
Fake news and rumours are not a new issue – but controversy has increased with the emergence of social media as a news source for a large segment of the public. The circulation of fake news has the potential to create major security issues and even change the course of history. This course will enable journalists and students to identify and fact-check fake news using the best available technologies, in addition to applying the logic of journalism and narration when dealing with news, photos, and videos.
1500USD
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