105: How to Conduct an Interview

How to Conduct an Interview

Tips for interviewing your nonfiction subjects

June 22, 2018


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One way to break into nonfiction is with a profile piece. What better way to learn more about a subject than to interview them directly? In this episode, we cover how to conduct an interview professionally including how to prepare, what to do during the interview, and how to follow up afterward.

Check out the next episode on how to turn that interview into an article.

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Linda K. Bridges
September 8, 2018

Thank you Katie for this great podcast on how to conduct an interview. Great stuff! I used it already and had my first interview about a month ago. I re-listened to it again today and am passing it along to a writing buddy who has an assignment to interview someone soon. I have every confidence that she'll gain as much as I did from listening to it!

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