*For MPLS DPhil students and ECR's* (others may be considered)
“Make the most of every opportunity” is often stated as key to a successful career but how can we make the most of those opportunities? Using your research as a starting point this interactive course will have you practising a series of pitches with your peers, interspersed with tips and tricks. The aim is to hook the audience in, whether it is about your research or a new business venture.
This course will cover: •Spoken pitches in variety of settings •Written short pitches •Networking tips •Thinking about your audience •Improving following feedback Objectives: by the end of this session participants will have: •Looked at networking tips and tricks to meet the audience •Worked on a variety of short pitches – written and verbal •Pitched for a variety of audiences •Received feedback on their pitches