Power of the Pitch: Three-part Online Series for Female-identified Entrepreneurs

“When you understand the story, you are engaged, connected, strategic, and intentional.” – Cate Friesen

In this series female-identified Manitoba entrepreneurs will learn the essential elements of a powerful business pitch. We will explore winning structures that can be applied to everything from elevator pitches, networking and discovery conversations, marketing material, to making a pitch for investment.

This three-part online series will be facilitated by Cate Friesen host of WECM’s “Here’s How It’s Done” podcast and owner of The Story Source.

Special Bundle Pricing – purchase the Three-Session Bundle Pack plus Bonus Pitch Party before midnight Monday March 28, 2022 and receive 15% OFF the whole package! You also have the option of purchasing Session One only.

 

Power of the Pitch: Session One

This is your opportunity to craft that crucial elevator pitch and open doors for your business!

Tuesday March 29 6:30-7:30PM

Total: $25 + GST

 

Power of the Pitch: Three-Session Bundle Pack Plus Bonus Pitch Party

Power of the Pitch: Session One

This is your opportunity to craft that crucial elevator pitch and open doors for your business!

Tuesday March 29 6:30-7:30PM

Power of the Pitch: Session Two

Define your pitch goal and audience. Explore three essential pitch elements: the ‘island of sad’, the ‘island of happy’ and YOUR bright idea that will bridge the two. This is a 90-minute session plus 30 minutes of pitch practice time.

Tuesday April 5 6:30-8:30PM

Power of the Pitch: Session Three

Explore and test out a winning pitch structure, tailored for you and your audience. This is a 90-minute session plus 30 minutes of pitch practice time.

Tuesday April 12 6:30-8:30PM

 

Bonus Session: Pitch Party

More details to follow!

Thursday April 21 6:30-8:30PM

 

The Three-Session Bundle Pack includes three workshops totaling 5 hours of session time PLUS the bonus 2-hour Pitch Party on Thursday April 21, 2022. Purchase the Three-Session Bundle Pack before midnight Monday March 28, 2022 and receive 15% OFF the whole package!

Regular Price for all three sessions: $105.00 + GST

Bundle Pricing Rate (Save 15% off): $89.25 + GST

Prepayment is required to reserve your spot. Payment is not refundable or transferable to other sessions. An invitation and link to join the session will be sent out the day before each session. Please login 10 minutes before the start of the session.

 

About our Facilitator

As the driving force of The Story Source, Cate Friesen helps you discover and tell your essential stories, the ones that will move you forward, and inspire others to act with you. She is a story practitioner, facilitator, trainer and keynote presenter who brings together 25 years of experience as an entrepreneur, award-winning CBC producer, documentary maker and performer.

Cate offers professional development workshops for organizations, teaching skills in developing and telling stories of impact. She coaches entrepreneurs and leaders in developing their signature stories, through workshops, as well as one-on-one sessions. She co-leads the training for The Winnipeg Foundation’s highly successful capacity-building coaching program, Fast Pitch.

She is a gifted facilitator, designing and leading community consultations, conference sessions and staff retreats.

 

Cate Friesen | The Story Source

The Story Source

Connect with Cate of LinkedIn

Here’s How It’s Done Podcast: First-hand Stories From Enterprising Women in Manitoba

 

“Cate challenges you to think (and rethink) your story and provides creative input towards developing a story that will help you reach organizational goals. [Now] We have tools to help us develop our stories as we move forward and develop. Currently I am preparing for a big meeting with stakeholders and am using skills that Cate taught to ensure the story behind the work is conveyed.”

– Mary Lobson, ED of Ending Violence in Manitoba

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  • Power of the Pitch: Session One
    March 29, 2022
    6:30 pm - 7:30 pm
  • Power of the Pitch: Session Two
    April 5, 2022
    6:30 pm - 8:30 pm
  • Power of the Pitch: Session Three
    April 12, 2022
    6:30 pm - 8:30 pm
  • Bonus Session: Pitch Party
    April 21, 2022
    6:30 pm - 8:30 pm

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