Prep Your Pitch for the Career Expo

May 29, 4:00 – 5:00 PM

While practice might not make perfect, it certainly helps! And what is better practice than sharing your story with corporate leaders? Our Career Expo will give you opportunities to meet with hiring managers and share your worth. Get ready to stand out by joining our Pitch Prep.

Career Prep

About this event

Crafting and delivering a compelling personal pitch is crucial in today's competitive professional landscape. Whether you're seeking new opportunities, pitching a project to stakeholders, or networking with potential clients, the ability to articulate your story effectively can make all the difference. 

This session is a unique opportunity to prepare a pitch that you can deliver to the hiring managers and employers during our Career Expo. This is a safe space designed to offer attendees real-life practice and feedback and build confidence in the story you have crafted and the ability to deliver it effectively. And you'll get to put it into practice the very next week as a part of our Career Expo workshops with hiring managers. 

What to Expect:

Develop a pitch that you can share with confidence and prepare ways to deliver your pitch confidently. This looks like: 

  • Welcome and Opening 
  • Crafting the Perfect Pitch - Basic Overview
  • Practicing and Building Confidence
  • Wrap Up 

Details:

Date: May 29
Time: 12:00 pm - 1:00 pm ET / 9:00 am - 10:00 am  PT 
Cost: Free

Career Expo: Join our Career Expo on June 5th and 6th to put your work into action, meet with hiring managers, and develop connections with employers and peers. More information is available at this link. 

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Speaker

  • Korene Stuart

    G{Code}

Organizers

  • Katie Franco

    Girl Develop It

    Executive Director

  • Katie Brydon (she/her)

    Girl Develop It

    Community Host

  • Abigail Simanjuntak

    Teaching Assistant

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