Personal pitching
All DPhil students and All Research Staff of: Medical Sciences Division; MPLS Division; Doctoral Training Centre - MPLS
“Make the most of every opportunity” is often stated as key to a successful career but how can we make the most of those opportunities?
Using your research as a starting point this interactive course will have you practising a series of pitches with your peers, interspersed with tips and tricks. The aim is to hook the audience in, whether it is about your research or a new business venture.

This course will cover:

Spoken pitches in variety of settings
Written short pitches
Networking tips
Thinking about your audience

Objectives: by the end of this session participants will have:

Looked at networking tips and tricks to meet the audience
Worked on a variety of short pitches – written and verbal
Pitched for a variety of audiences
Received feedback on their pitches

Date: 9 May 2018, 9:30 (Wednesday, 3rd week, Trinity 2018)
Venue: Venue to be announced
Speaker: Dr Emma Williams
Organising department: Mathematical, Physical and Life Sciences (MPLS)
Organiser: Anne Miller (MPLS)
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Booking required?: Not required
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Audience: Members of the University only
Editor: Sophie Campbell