Month: August 2017

You don't have to be a big company to have the next big idea

Creating the Perfect Business Pitch

    If have an idea and nobody listens then it is just an idea.   If you have an idea for a Startup “…if you can’t pitch you can’t survive…”   David Beckett  pitch trainer and TEDx speech coach reveals four principles at the 2016 Young Creators Summit that will definitely help the entrepreneur more…
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August 17, 2017 0

The Millennial Startup Boom – Will You Be Ready

“Don’t let the noise of others’ opinions drown out your own inner voice. And, most important, have the courage to follow your heart and intuition”…..Steve Jobs Americans just aren’t founding new companies like they once did. Startups are near a 40-year low, according to the 2016 Census. Source: U.S. startups near a 40-year low –…
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August 14, 2017 0

Don’t Just Pitch – Engage Your Audience

  Do you try to sell or do you engage? Does your website scream – I AM TRYING TO SELL YOU SOMETHING? The art of engagement can turn simple visitors into zealot followers. In this series we will explore how to truly engage followers. In this 1st of the series – you discover three basic questions. If…
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August 11, 2017 0

9 Things That Take a Pitch From Good to Great | Bplans

  It’s a it is a daunting task to get your business pitch right.    In preparation for the next round of 757Pitch on Sept 19th we will be offering a Pitch Coaching session from 5 – 6 PM Sept 12th at the ODU Innovation Center, Norfolk. Open and free to the public – this is a…
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August 4, 2017 0