Posted by Amanda Walsh Please join the Philadelphia Bar Association Bar-News Media Committee, chaired by our very own Gina F. Rubel, Esq., and the Law Practice Management Committee on Thursday, March 24, 2011 at 12 p.m. for “Shut Up and Say Something: Conversing with the Media When the Stakes are High” featuring Karen Friedman, President of Karen Friedman Enterprises, Inc. In this eye opening one of a kind session, international communications coach and author of "Shut Up and Say Something: Business Communication Strategies to Overcome Challenges and Influence Listeners" (Praeger 2010), Karen Friedman will show attendees how to harness the power of the media to your advantage. A former award winning television news reporter, Friedman will help attendees understand how to work more effectively with reporters to influence stories and make the media work with them. The meeting will be held at the Philadelphia Bar Association at 1101 Market Street, 11th Floor Conference Center in Philadelphia, Pa. Lunch is available for $8.00 for members of the Philadelphia Bar Association and $9.50 for non-members. For more information and to register for the event: http://www.philadelphiabar.org/page/EventDetails?appNum=4&eventID=NEWS324.