The Secret to Giving the Perfect Pitch
The working world is all about constantly pitching something to someone, whether that be a service, a product, an idea, or even yourself. And while the idea of putting yourself out there may be super scary, knowing how to sell yourself can really make or break your career.
Need some help? The SlideShare below gives you a step-by-step breakdown to crafting the perfect, yes-worthy pitch. While it was designed for selling new business ideas to investors, we think the tips are pretty useful for any kind of pitch.
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Lily is a writer, editor, and social media manager, as well as co-founder of The Prospect, the world’s largest student-run college access organization. In addition to her writing with The Muse, she also serves as an editor at HelloFlo and Her Campus. Recently, she was named one of Glamour’s Top 10 College Women for her work helping underserved youth get into college. You can follow Lily on Twitter.