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Perfect Your Pitch

The way you present yourself and your ideas will generally affect who will invest in your social venture. A solid pitch helps entrepreneurs demonstrate leadership experience and capabilities, determine the viability of a business idea, illustrate the potential impact of your ability to raise funds for your venture, and generate excitement.

Here are some resources to help you succeed in presenting when the pressure is on.

 

it's all in the delivery

Some great ideas sell themselves, but the majority of the time you'll have to do the hard work of convincing your audience. A truly great pitch can open up new pathways for your social venture -- and maybe even land a funding deal or two.
Books

Books

Books

Articles

Books

Stanford Courses

Books

Videos

get comfortable speaking in public

You may have anywhere from 30 seconds to an hour to articulate your ideas. Be sure you are comfortable and confident in front of a crowd.
Books

Stanford Courses

Workshops Around Campus

master your presentation

Some great ideas sell themselves, but the majority of the time you'll have to do the hard work of convincing your audience. A truly great pitch can open up new pathways for your social venture -- and maybe even land a funding deal or two.
Books

Books

Books

Workshops

Books

Videos

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