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How to Have Fun Networking By Using an Authentic Personal Pitch

10 Simple Steps to Share Your Story With Confidence

I’m a musicpreneur. I help artists and entrepreneurs make a bigger impact with their creations by teaching them how to produce and promote themselves online.

1. Your Elevator Pitch Is Not Just Your Job

2. Include Some Details In Your Elevator Pitch

3. Tell People What You Do That’s Not Your Job

If you don’t like talking about “your job” then craft your elevator pitch around the part of your identity that you’re most passionate about.

4. Include Some form of “Why” In Your Elevator Pitch

Add a “Why” element to your elevator pitch to make you more intriguing.

5. Tell People How You Do It

How do you differentiate yourself from everyone else that does the same thing you do?

6. Who Is Your Audience?

7. Be Able to Elaborate

8. Don’t Be a Robot

9. Have Variations

10. Have Fun!

If you’re worried about coming off too nervous when you’re first test-driving your elevator pitch then just start the conversation by getting the other person to talk about themselves.

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Bjorgvin Benediktsson

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