Category: The Pitch

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

LOOKING BACK 2017 757Pitch Winners

2017 was a great start for 757Pitch, over 40 applications – 20 selected to compete.   4 Winners took home over $43K in prizes and the opportunity to accelerate their business.    Many others networked and are being helped by contacts they made at the pitch competitions.  Check out videos from past winners. 2018 promises to be even…
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January 10, 2018 0

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

4 Simple Steps to Prepare for The Perfect Business Pitch

Being in sales for over a few decades I’ve seen quite a few business pitches.  Preparation is key –  understanding these four simple concepts will help you pull together the perfect pitch deck. Choose the Message for The Right Crowd Are you pitching to the right crowd?   Promoting processed chicken to group of vegetarians is…
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July 28, 2017 0