Pitch Tip: Call To Action

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You’ve probably heard this term get thrown around numerous times. Regardless of what it’s being called – ‘CTA’ or ‘Call To Action’ – it’s a crucial part of your pitch. Why is a Call to Action Important? A paper without a conclusion seems incomplete, right? A pitch without a CTA is the same. A call-to-action concludes your pitch, and instructs …

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Pitch Perfect: Practice

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  You’ve heard the saying: “Practice Makes Perfect.” Musicians and athletes call it practice, actors and performers call it rehearsal – but either way, people who get in front of an audience on a regular basis always prepare themselves. Practicing before you present is a must, and here are the most effective ways to do it: Practice by Filming Yourself …

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Pitch Perfect: Posture

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          It’s time to stand up straight! Whenever you are presenting, you need to pay attention to your posture. Good posture will assist you with breathing and timing, it will give the appearance of confidence (whether it’s there or not), and it will open up your chest to help you project your voice. For many of …

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