Ditch the Itch to be a Witch when you Pitch

I could have chosen another rhyming word other than “witch,” but I decided to be a little more professional… because that’s a big part of a pitch: professionalism. Be professional, but not too dry. Be informed, but not overwhelming. What are some important do’s and don’ts of a pitch, you ask? Well have no fear,…

We want a pitcher, not a belly itcher…

Baseball puns aside, when you’re being pitched to no one wants to listen to a belly itcher. So don’t be one. Pitching is about more than just selling your idea or product, its about conviction and passion. You’re not scratching body parts in laziness or confusion. You’re on the mound throwing strikes! If I’ve learned…

What Makes or Breaks a Pitch

I have been looking at some examples of pitches on the internet and came across many good pitches and many bad pitches. One example of a good pitch that I watched was from the show Shark Tank. Jill presents her idea to the sharks about a product that she created to help women waste less…

A good pitch…

I recently watched a pitch on the show Dragons Den (which is basically a Canadian Shark Tank). The pitch was for a company called tentree. Basically, the guys had a business idea that had already been in place, and was succeeding. They went on the show to try and get funding to grow the business…

Problem Solving: Write That Down!

There are many businesses and organizations today which need help with their problems. Our solution to solving organizational problems is to identify and understand the problem and to work quickly to get rid of this problem. This is much easier said than done, which is why proposals are so essential in solving businesses’ problems. A…