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    How to be a news reader or TV anchor at television?

    I am an anchor and have hosted a good number of live shows. People admire my skills a lot. Can I become a TV anchor or news reader? I belong to a small city and donít know how should I approach for it. Need your guidance please.

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    Re: How to be a news reader or TV anchor at television?

    haI,



    _)_ Advance Congrats For Your Choice Stepping In To Power Full Mass Media_)_



    _)_ Just Visit Reputed TV Stations Websites & Look For The Qualifications For TV Anchor & News Readers They Hire _)_



    _)_ Ensure You Possess The Following Qualities _)_




    • Ability To Read Fluently,
    • Excellence in Communication Skills,
    • Added Advantage If Pursued Degree in Mass Communication,
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    • High Performance Delivery on Accent, Vocabulary & Diction,
    • No Hesitation Of Camera Sight.




    ALL THE BEST


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    Re: How to be a news reader or TV anchor at television?

    If you want to become a news anchor and make it is a career ,you must do your graduation in journalism or mass communication.
    Besides you must have a good command in the language in which you opts to become an anchor.
    To become a good anchor besides having good speaking skills,you must have huge knowledge about various fields such as politics,economics etc.,so you have to keep your knowledge up to date.
    To start a career after graduation you must try to seek training in reputed broadcasting places so that you could have an actual working experience
    of this job

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    Re: How to be a news reader or TV anchor at television?

    Prepare your biodata and a tape or CD or DVD of any of your programme and contact the channel people or studio.Show them the video.Some say to submit and they contact you back after some days or months.If you know any people who have contacts with the channel people request them to refer you.Some channel conduct selections for anchors.When you get to know about that you can attend and show your talent.As you worked for some live shows ask your colleagues about your interest.If they know anyone in the field they will refer you.If any channel member sees you in live shows he/she may give you a chance as this is happening now-a-days.So don't wait for a chance.Create a chance and proceed.If you have account in social networking sites you can meet a lot of people in your field and you can gather much information you need and through those contacts you can link up and step into the career which you like but be careful.

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    Re: How to be a news reader or TV anchor at television?

    Hi,

    Top become a TV anchor you need to do bachelor's in Mass Communication, Some traits that are required to suceed in this field are:
    • Good Communication.
    • Good command over language.
    • Confident
    • Awareness of current affairs
    • Straightforward

    The top colleges for journalism are:
    • Mudra Institute of Communications. Ahmedabad
    • Asian College of Journalism, Chennai
    • Indian Institute of Journalism and New Media, Bangalore
    • Symbiosis Institute of Mass Communication, Pune
    • IIMC, New Delhi
    • Xavier Institute of Communication, Mumbai
    • AJ Kidwai Mass Communication Research, Jamia, New Delhi
    • Manorama School of Communication, Kottayam
    • Film and Television Institute of India, Pune
    • Times School of Journalism, New Delhi

    All the best!

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    ## HI ##


    # Check out the info below #

    #_# Check out the TV stations whether they have vacant for anchor or news reader #_#

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    If so then register yourself with the respected TV office #_#

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    You will be checked out for fluency and boldness #_#

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    Practice yourself before getting into it #_#

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    As a anchor,you know how you should present yourself in front of the screen so make it #_#




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    Re: How to be a news reader or TV anchor at television?

    You must have very good communication skills to be in the channel.
    You need to look up for the career oppurtinities in their websites regularly.
    If there is any take in then you need to prepare yourself for the interview process.
    You must have good reading skills with loudness of pitch.
    You should take care of your grooming styles.

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    Re: How to be a news reader or TV anchor at television?

    News reader are one of the most talents and knowledgeable person. To become a news reader you must have knowledge about various fields like Politics, sports, entertainment. You must have good GD skills. Usually people form arts and commerce background become news reader or reporters. You can do courses in jounalism form a reputed college and apply for internship in media companies. As they a part of internship you will gain experience and in the end you will get absorbed as reporters.

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    Hi,Being an anchor for 3 years is a Good Considered experience in Media Sector You can get opportunity as news reader or TV anchor easily Look out for any anchor contest conducted in your city Attend the contest , express your skills and talents at the extreme Visit the TV Channels in direct and ask for vacancies and submit your resume for future call for Getting into as TV anchor or News reader is not an easy Work You will have to do lot of homeworks for presenting yourself Committing a small mistake also will lead to bad remark as it will be live program watched all over the world You will be given training on to understand and work on it Prepare well , improve your confidence , follow the standards required for a news reader or TV anchor Present yourself in a neat manner to get Job Wish you All the Best :-)Thanks !!!

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    Re: How to be a news reader or TV anchor at television?

    Hi guest, Since you a have hosted a good number of live shows as an anchor, so it is sure that you have an experience in this field. If you want to be a news reader or TV anchor at television you must need to do a graduation in journalism or in mass communication. You must have good communication skills. Good command on any language. Fluent in reading, able to express or convey the message, you must have good vocabulary and you must have confidence in yourself. Hope it helps you

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    Re: How to be a news reader or TV anchor at television?

    HELLO ASPIRANTS,
    You apply mass communication course after 12th standard.
    You must score 50% marks and give entrance exam
    ELIGIBILITY FOR MASS COMMUNICATION COURSE:
    1.You speak fluent english
    2.communication skill good.
    3.High power speaking way
    4.You face camera no hesitation.
    ​​GOOD LUCK

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    Re: How to be a news reader or TV anchor at television?

    HELLO SIR.......

    your biodata and a tape or CD or DVD of any of your programme and contact the channel people or studio.Show them the video.Some say to submit and they contact you back after some days or months.If you know any people who have contacts with the channel people request them to refer you.Some channel conduct selections for anchors.When you get to know about that you can attend and show your talent.As you worked for some live shows ask your colleagues about your interest.If they know anyone in the field they will refer you.If any channel member sees you in live shows he/she may give you a chance as this is happening now-a-days.So don't wait for a chance You must have very good communication skills to be in the channel.
    You need to look up for the career oppurtinities in their websites regularly.
    If there is any take in then you need to prepare yourself for the interview process.
    You must have good reading skills with loudness of pitch.

    ALL THE BEST......

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    Re: How to be a news reader or TV anchor at television?

    HI......

    you want to become a news anchor and make it is a career ,you must do your graduation in journalism or mass communication.
    Besides you must have a good command in the language in which you opts to become an anchor.
    To become a good anchor besides having good speaking skills,you must have huge knowledge about various fields such as politics,economics etc.,so you have to keep your knowledge up to date.Since you a have hosted a good number of live shows as an anchor, so it is sure that you have an experience in this field. If you want to be a news reader or TV anchor at television you must need to do a graduation in journalism or in mass communication. You must have good communication skills. Good command on any language. Fluent in reading, able to express or convey the message, you must have good vocabulary and you must have confidence in yourself.

    ALL THE BEST....

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    Re: How to be a news reader or TV anchor at television?

    dear,
    you should follow these tips to become a good TV anchor
    1) don't try to change your way of speaking..
    2)give a good presentation
    3)if you speaks any wrong in between don't get nervous you just continue with that
    4)and most important dress yourself properly
    5)always take your script with you

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    Re: How to be a news reader or TV anchor at television?

    Dear Friend,

    Your choice of carrier is very good.In order to get selected for TV anchor or news caster you may follow the following points:-

    @Have a document such as CD of your programme,live shows performed by you.

    @Try to get degree in journalism or broadcasting.

    @Have a short course of personality development.

    @Be bold and avoid hesitation.

    @Send your biodata/resumes to the address of reputed TV channels.


    Thanks and the best of luck for your bright future.

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    Re: How to be a news reader or TV anchor at television?

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