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Pitch for the Stars

Thu March 7 @ 5:00 pm - 7:00 pm

Free

Presenter: Jennifer Lusby

This seminar will break down the elements that go into crafting a perfect business pitch and ensure its effective delivery. Attendees will learn how to formulate a quick response and remove crutch words, such as ‘um’ and ‘ah’, from their vocabulary in order to become more persuasive and engaging speakers.

NOTE: Please feel free to bring a snack or brown bag dinner to make the most of this evening session.

Attendees will learn the following:

1. How to format a 3 to 5 minute pitch
2. How to get comfortable speaking in front of an audience
3. How to develop quick responses

Jenn Lusby has entered dozens of speech contests and judged countless pitch competitions over the last five years. She is an avid Toastmaster and has been actively involved in the start-up scene across the Prairies since 2015. Jenn knows what goes into a perfect pitch and how to captivate and persuade an audience and will share her wealth of knowledge at this session.

This seminar is available for remote participants via webinar (i.e., from a computer, tablet or smartphone). Please choose “Online” at registration. The day before the event, we will send you a confirmation email with the link to join the seminar online.

Online registration will close at 12:00 p.m. the day prior to the event. To register past this deadline, contact us at 204.253.4888.

Details

Date:
Thu March 7
Time:
5:00 pm - 7:00 pm
Cost:
Free
Event Category:
Website:
https://www.eventbrite.ca/e/pitch-for-the-stars-tickets-55925841698

Venue

WORLD TRADE CENTRE Winnipeg (Old City Hall in St. Boniface | Ancien Hôtel de ville Saint-Boniface)
219, boul. Provencher Blvd, 2nd Floor
Winnipeg, R2H 0G4 Canada