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Email: / Phone: +31 (0)20 673 4774 / Mobile: +31 (0)6 520 66 499
U2Media Training & Consultancy

U2Media specialises in training for the international media & communication sector: media training, training journalists & communication professionals and training the trainers. We also offer workshops and consultancy services on how to make training more effective.

Training is about creating an environment in which people can fulfill their own potential. That means not only sharing knowledge and skills, but motivating people to develop and improve their talents on all levels.
Abi Daruvalla, U2Media


International media training

Getting your story across

Crisis training, under the spotlight

Press conferences for a global audience

Journalism training worldwide

Online text, teasers & tweets

The art of blogging

You can interview, but in English?

Making training effective

Training the trainers


How to coach

Course design & coordination

Need a learning needs assessment?

Want a tailor-made course?

Looking for a course coordinator?






Lesson learnt – through personal experience

The best way to learn is by making mistakes – but preferably during a training session rather than ‘real life’. U2Media co-trainer Mark Fuller speaks from personal experience…   I recently opened a big event at a multinational company in southern Holland. The hall was full and my speech went well, receiving a warm round […]





Training should be entertaining

Finally got round to checking out a couple of tips from a training colleague of mine and discovered Japan-based communications expert and former Apple executive Garr Reynolds. Wow! Clicking on to his 2012 TEDxOsama presentation, I couldn’t couldn’t help smiling and nodding in agreement all the way through the 20 minute presentation. Great to hear much of the theory […]

In her blog, Abi keeps you up to date with what's happening at U2Media and shares news, views and ideas