I learned how to perform and be comfortable in front of a camera or microphone.
Pros: i got to do something i enjoyed and was really good at. it seemed effortless for me.
Working as an actress, television co-host and reporter taught me to perform comfortably in front of a camera, while putting out all required pertinent information. It also honed my skills as a speaker, which let me to be a good teacher and pass on my experience.
I learned that when you speak from the heart, people listen. I always made sure I included – more... "human interest" details. I was known for my "HUMAN FACTOR".
The most enjoyable part of my work here was that I got to make a difference, even if only a small one, at times. – less