I was sitting on an airplane recently and the gentleman next to me struck up a conversation that quickly led where many conversations lead: “So what do you do?”
I got straight to the point and went into the little pitch I have prepared about what my business does. He understood my business right away, and has since made valuable connections to people in his network. Without my concise little pitch, the outcome may have been very different.
Every entrepreneur needs an elevator pitch, and in today’s episode of She Takes on the World TV I’m helping you create one. I’ve won tens of thousands of dollars in cash, in-kind services, and angel funding by winning pitch competitions. I also judge pitch competitions once in awhile so I know all the elements that a fantastic pitch needs.
It’s something you’ll use over and over again, and an A+ pitch isn’t just for those entrepreneurs who are considering raising funding. And who knows, maybe I’ll be seeing you at a pitch competition soon.
Watch the episode, and then scroll down to find out how to win a 1-on-1 Pitch Consulting Session with me to make sure your pitch has what it takes to get a lot of attention for your business (valued at $500):
Okay, now for a challenge in which the winner will be getting a 1-on-1 Pitch Consulting Session with me. Entering is this easy:
- Leave a comment below by July 19th, and pitch your business in 2 paragraphs or less
– Share this video on Facebook and tag our She Takes on the World page