Alright so elevator pitching is awesome. But like any other skill it is one that needs practice.
Wouldn't it be great if could test your pitch in front of an audience first?
Boom! introducing the Pizza-Pitch-Prep series.
A special event organized by Pitch-e, the new sister company of Funk-e animations.
It's a monthly event where you can try a pitch you will soon need to give, get help in structuring your story and eat some free pizza.
Hope to see you soon!
1. Doors open - 18.30 - “Pizza-Pitch-Prep sessions”
Location: the Funk-e HQ(Aert van Nesstraat 45, Rotterdam, 3012 CA)
This is a new monthly event open to people that work in startups, large companies or governmental projects that will soon need to give a good elevator pitch.
And we eat pizza.
19.00 – 19.30: Pointers on writing a powerful pitch story
It opens with a 30-minute presentation with pointers on writing a strong pitch story, given by our experienced pitch-script writers, also called explainers.
19.30 – 20.00: Writing a 150 – 180 words script
Everyone gets 30 minutes to write a[masked] word script based on the introductory pointers. In this time participants are free to ask questions to the Explainer. Pizza is served to fuel the mind.
20.00 – 21.00: Pitching to the audience
After which for 60 minutes everyone is timed to their one minute and given the possibility to Pitch in front of the audience. Wether you pitch in Dutch or English is up to you, just go with what you're most comfortable with.
For those that want it, the pitch gets recorded with a camera and sent via email together with some comments on the pitch.
21.00 – 22.00: Drinks and talks