10 Tips To Help You Rock Your Next Hackathon Demo

AngelHack
AngelHack
Jul 7, 2016 · 7 min read

The best public speaking I’ve seen has been at hackathons.

Step One: Be Passionate

Step Two: Know Who is Pitching

Step Three: Think About the Pitch Early

Step Four: Rest Up

Trust me, after forty hackathons you start to look for ways to work smarter not harder.

Step Five: The Golden Points

Step Six: The Importance of Next Steps

Step Seven: Don’t Memorize — Use Guideposts

Step Eight: Do Two Things At Once

Step Nine: Anticipate Questions

Step Ten: Practice

AngelHack

AngelHack ignites the passion of the world’s most vibrant community of code creators + change makers to invent the new and make change happen, together. Want to contribute? Email troy (at) angelhack (dot) com

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AngelHack ignites the passion of the world's most vibrant community of code creators + change makers to invent the new and make change happen, together.

AngelHack

AngelHack

AngelHack ignites the passion of the world’s most vibrant community of code creators + change makers to invent the new and make change happen, together. Want to contribute? Email troy (at) angelhack (dot) com