Personal pitching

Researchers from other divisions are also welcome to participate

“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