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Changemaker Week 2019 – The Art of Pitching for Social Good

Tue, Sep 24 2019

Pitching for social good—how should you tell people about all the good you’re doing in the world?

You want to change the world, so you would think that telling people about it is the easiest thing you can do. However, the confused looks, misaligned or disengaged employees, lack of investment, engagement or customers, and a frustrated spouse, may say otherwise.

Conversely, when you get the right story for your business, you will have those you talk to referring others and making valuable introductions. You will find it easier to get investors and win customers, and your team will be excited to tell others about working there.

Most pitches and explanations are jargony, too long, uninteresting and not engaging. Join us to create the best way to talk about the social impact you are making—to everyone. In this session, you will build a short plan, a three-sentence pitch, a one-sentence pitch and you'll learn how to own a couple of words on Google.

Attend and learn how to:

  • Better understand your Net Positive Impact.

  • Identify who your client is (and isn’t).

  • Tell your story.

  • Get investors, customers and collaborators excited to engage.

Presented by: Colin Christensen, THNQ

This event is part of Changemaker Week 2019: In collaboration with the MacEwan University Social Innovation Institute, Roundhouse invites you to attend a full week of free workshops from September 23 to 27, designed to help you and your organization make a significant social impact.

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Social Innovation Institute
MacEwan.ca/Innovate

 

Event Details
Date Tue, Sep 24 2019
Start Time 5:00 p.m
End Time 7:00 p.m.
Location Roundhouse
Room 11-159
Allard Hall
11110-104 Avenue
Edmonton, AB
Event Type Lecture/speaker/presentation
Contact Person Keltie Gower
Contact Phone 780-887-6973
Contact Email gowerk@macewan.ca
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