The Only “Competition” Slide You’ll Ever Need in a Pitch Deck

Aaron Dinin, PhD
Feb 11, 2020 · 6 min read

My least favorite slide in every startup’s pitch deck is the “competition” slide. It’s always some version of the same basic concept, and it’s always wrong. Worst of all, none of the entrepreneurs (and, sometimes, the investors themselves) don’t seem to realize why it’s so wrong. Are you making the same mistake in your slide deck?