Perfect Pitch – How to hit all the right notes and strike a deal!

Date(s) - 17/10/2017
12:00 pm - 1:00 pm

Cégep de la Gaspésie et des Îles

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This workshop is designed to assist young entrepreneurs to develop an effective and engaging pitch of their business idea.

Whether pitching to an investor, a potential team member, or someone they meet at a networking event, an entrepreneur must be able to communicate their idea clearly, concisely and professionally. CEDEC’s workshop will demonstrate the importance of having a pitch ready that can be tailored to various audiences and occasions.

We will look at the components of a successful pitch, current terminology and examples of pitch decks (a pitch deck is what an entrepreneur will use to elaborate his business idea to potential investors, this is often in the form of a PowerPoint presentation and different styles of pitching e.g.: pitching to a bank or delivering an elevator pitch).

(Located in the Cafeteria at the Îles-de-la-Madeleine Campus)

Guest Speaker

Rhonda Morrison: Director & Project Lead for Youth Entrepreneurship at CEDEC. She has 17 years’ experience in economic development and entrepreneurship. Rhonda has supported over 400 youth in their pre start-up phase of business development. CEDEC Youth Start-Up team offers advisory services and seminars for young entrepreneurs aged 18 to 39 operates province-wide.