General interview guide approach - the guide approach is intended to ensure that the same general areas of information are collected from each interviewee; this provides more focus than the conversational approach, but still allows a degree of freedom and adaptability in getting the information from the interviewee.
Standardized, open-ended interview - the same open-ended questions are asked to all interviewees; this approach facilitates faster interviews that can be more easily analyzed and compared.
Closed, fixed-response interview - where all interviewees are asked the same questions and asked to choose answers from among the same set of alternatives. This format is useful for those not practiced in interviewing. Jeremy Clarkson Top Gear Interview with Michael McIntyre What and How does he use these techniques Jeremy Charles Robert Clarkson (born 11 April 1960) is an English broadcaster, journalist and writer who specialises in motoring. He is best known for his role on the BBC TV show Top Gear along with co-presenters Richard Hammond and James May. He also writes weekly columns for The Sunday Times and The Sun.
Some of the techniques that he uses are:
Indirect questions, so Clarkson isnt after a specific answer, the interviews on top gear are mainly for entertainment perposes, he wants the interviewee to open up and relax so they feel that they arent under any pressure. Clarkson also shows that he has 'done his homework' by asking questions that do require a specific answer i.e. 'Is it true that you cant remember what degree you did' as well as replying with 'I dont know' McIntyre shows a comediatric response which shows that as he can use his humour he is in a comfortable environment that he can 'open up' and feel good, this is one of Clarksons techniques.
Clarkson is know for being politically incorrect and offensive in some ways, like sexism, which all add to his persona and he uses this in his interviews, Clarkson is not afraid to voice his opinion, however this does have its down sides, like having to give a formal apology to Gordon Brown after making the remark 'one-eyed Scottish idiot' He uses all of these techniques in his interviews just to show who he is... Jeremy Kyle Interview about mother shaving her head and Lying about having Cancer How and what techniques does he us Jeremy Kyle (born 7 July 1965) is an English radio and television presenter, best known for his British daytime television chat show on ITV, The Jeremy Kyle Show. Kyle is also the host of an American talk show of the same name which premiered on 19 September…