Elevator Pitches

Boise State University's Chris Haskell is the keynote speaker for the National Association of Collegiate Esports conference. His talk is about how to, like BSU did, raise $1 million for a collegiate esports program. "You need to have an elevator pitch — probably several different versions. ... It's not a definition, but rather a very short and compelling story. And in order to pull that off, you'd better know what you're going to say." Also suggests having videos ready to go, two minutes or less, that can convey the scope and impact of esports to administrators and others.

Boise State University's Chris Haskell is the keynote speaker for the National Association of Collegiate Esports conference. His talk is about how …

eSports

Usually you see products in the Elevator Pitch column. This one is different.

<i>Elevator Pitches are written by the company and edited for space and clarity. They do not express the opinions of SNEWS or its editors.</i><p>Ride the …

Elevators

How to Sell Books in Your Local Community

Often times when writers dream of becoming bestselling authors, we picture worldwide success, with our novels translated into dozens of different …

Writing

SDCC 2018: James Wan Announces Another ANNABELLE Movie

You know who loves making creepy doll movies? James Wan.<p>Yesterday, we learned that Wan (director of <i>Saw</i> and <i>Dead Silence</i>; producer on <i>Annabelle</i>,</i> …

James Wan

Entrepreneur Elevator Pitch Season 2 Ep. 12: 'That Is the Best Pitch I've Seen'

In the season finale, the investors have never been so impressed.<p>2 min read<p>In the season two finale of <i>Entrepreneur Elevator Pitch</i>, our panel of high-profile investors debate whether the ideas contestants pitch are things of the past, or the products of the future.<p>Each week, a new set of …

Startups

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Gear & Gadgets

Elevator Pitch: Easy Bill Pay

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Entrepreneurship

"The Journey Forward" (Elevator Pitch) Day 15 - Video Game Music Academy 21 Day Challenge

Elevators

Elevator pitch: Hot Hot Cold

July 15, 2018: Sarah Neill created Hot Hot Cold because she wanted to make it easier to find friends in large crowds at places like concerts or …

Business

Craft The Perfect Elevator Pitch For Your Personal Introduction

The elevator pitch: That less-than-30-second spiel you’re supposed to have in your back pocket so you can pull it out and impress on a moment’s notice. Depending on which expert you’re listening to, it’s supposed to contain a variety of different pieces of information and be composed a variety of …

Employment

Elevator Pitch: Gooroo

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Entrepreneurship

4 Tips on How to Network Like a Pro at Conferences

Discover strategies to help you stand out from the crowd at conferences. From elevator pitches to pro tips - you'll become an expert networker in no …

Public Speaking

Elevator Pitch: Resimax's Steve Hooker

Image: Supplied<p>Elevator Pitch is a regular feature on Lifehacker where we profile startups and new companies and pick their brains for …

Entrepreneurship

This is How You can Master the Art of an Elevator Pitch

If your pitch is right the elevator will lead you to the investor's boardroom<p>4 min read<p>You're reading Entrepreneur India, an international franchise of Entrepreneur Media.<p>Young entrepreneurs across the globe keep pitching their ideas to investors all the time. But imagine if you meet a potential …

Entrepreneurship (India)

Entrepreneur Elevator Pitch Season 2 Ep. 10: 'We Are Going to Make Money on This Thing'

This week, our investors question if there is even a market for the contestants' entrepreneurial ideas.<p>2 min read<p>You can’t always get what you want, but sometimes you can get at least part of it. On this week’s episode of<i>Entrepreneur Elevator Pitch</i>, our panel of high-profile investors are extra …

Startups

Creating A Sales Conversation: Forget The Elevator Pitch And Focus On Listening

A recent online search for “elevator pitch best practices” returned nearly half a million articles with free advice on crafting an effective, succinct sales pitch. Not surprisingly, a search for “the death of the elevator pitch” returned almost the same amount of sage advice. Clearly selling our …

Elevator Pitches

Elevator pitch: Stencil1

June 24, 2018: This is the perfect pitch for the creative types out there. Ed Roth says his company has created stencils for anyone interested in …

Business

GeekWire’s Elevator Pitch Ep. 4: Electric bikes, security cameras and an illumination device for hard hats

We’re back for another episode of GeekWire’s Elevator Pitch, a new show where three entrepreneurs pitch their business ideas in the 42-seconds it …

Startups

Entrepreneur Elevator Pitch Season 2 Ep. 9: 'I Love Money'

This week, our high-profile investor judges get particular about what makes a company worth their time and funds.<p>2 min read<p>Sometimes it’s not the idea that costs the deal, it’s the size of the company. Like Goldilocks, investors are picky, and your company may be too small, too big or just right.<p>On …

Startups

Job Search Planning and Tips for Mature Workers (Science, Industry and Business Library (SIBL))

Science, Industry and Business Library (SIBL), Conference Room 014/015<br>Wednesday, June 20 - 1:30 pmAre you looking to re-enter the workforce after …

Employment

Elevator Pitch: This Experiential Program Simulates Investment-Banking Jobs

Princess Tower, Dubai<br>Floors: 101<br>Seconds: 59.48<br>Words per minute: 130<p><i>In the time it takes to ascend Princess Tower, Jason Fan, 29, explains BrainCeek, an experiential program for students that simulates investment-banking jobs.</i><p>“When you were in college, did you know what the workplace would be like? …

Employment

Entrepreneur Elevator Pitch Season 2 Ep. 8: Drop and Give Me Valuation

On this week's episode of Entrepreneur's pitch show, the panel gets critical about whether the products in front of them can withstand competition.<p>2 min read<p>Among the questions investors vetting a new product or business idea have to answer, “Is there anything else just like this out there?” is …

Entrepreneurship

Utilising the ‘Elevator Pitch’ correctly in potential job interviews with Colm Cavey

Guest Post from Colm Cavey of Professional Career Consulting Your Elevator Pitch….? Recently, watching an old disaster movie on TV and half asleep, I …

Employment

GeekWire’s Elevator Pitch Ep. 3: StormSensor, PeopleMaven and CampusWall compete for startup glory at the Space Needle

We’re back for another episode of GeekWire’s Elevator Pitch, a new show where three entrepreneurs pitch their business ideas in the 42-seconds it …

Startups

ThyssenKrupp: elevator pitch | Financial Times

Germany’s penchant for reinvention, post the world wars, has reaped political and economic gains. Translating the model to industrial groups may well …

Profit

Entrepreneur Elevator Pitch Season 2 Ep. 7: Ready for Half a Million?

This week, our investors and guest judge Rashad Jennings have to separate a great cause from a working business.<p>2 min read<p>Do these two things add up to a single product? Is this idea better in theory than in practice? These are just a couple of the dilemmas that our panel of high-profile investors …

Entrepreneurship

Elevator Pitch: Bogan Bingo Entertainment

Image: Supplied<p>Elevator Pitch is a regular feature on Lifehacker where we profile startups and new companies and pick their brains for …

Entrepreneurship

3 Key Elements in Creating a Winning Elevator Pitch for Your Startup

What if you had the chance to sell your big idea to a million-dollar investor, but you had to do it in the time it took to ride together in an …

Elevator Pitches

Elevator pitch: PG by Paris Gordon

June 3, 2018: PG by Paris Gordon is a shapewear clothing line for all women. From dresses to tank tops, the clothing is made in rayon jersey with …

Business

Entrepreneur Elevator Pitch Season 2 Ep. 6: 'It's Not About the Man, It's About the Market.'

On this episode of Entrepreneur's pitch show, judged by sports broadcaster Lindsay McCormick and other prominent investors, the panel has to make some tough calls.<p>2 min read<p>You may have passion, a patent and product sales under your belt, but these ingredients combined aren’t necessarily enough to …

Entrepreneurship