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Category: Elevator Pitch

Extra Credit

December 19, 2018
Elevator Pitch

This morning my Apple Watch credits me 6 minutes of exercise for my 30 minute workout. What? I mean, ok. Maybe I wasn’t going 100% every single minute. But only 6 minutes out of 30?!?!?! It’s clear that my watch and I have very different definitions of “exercise.” And it gets me thinking about your […]

Consistent Pitching

December 4, 2018
Elevator Pitch

Tonight’s easy. It’s Taco Tuesday. But it didn’t used to be… I used to start planning dinner at 5:23 pm. Dinner was always on the table by 6, and then the arguments started: “We had hot dogs yesterday” “I don’t eat pizza anymore” “I asked for grilled cheese. WHERE’S MY GRILLED CHEESE?????” Making a weekly […]

Holiday Networking Tips – Conversation Starters

November 27, 2018
Elevator Pitch

‘Tis the season to… start conversations! This time of year, everyone has a story – …they’re going somewhere …relatives are visiting them …their kids (or grand kids) are around It’s easy and non-awkward to start conversations about holiday plans. Just ask: “Are you staying local for the holidays or traveling somewhere?” You’ll instantly learn something […]

What’s Attention Getting

October 30, 2018
Elevator Pitch

I thought I would get in big trouble… To celebrate the Red Sox making the World Series, instead of our usual patriotic song, I led my Rotary Club singing “Take Me Out to the Ball Game.” I braced for the feedback. Rotary is an organization steeped in tradition and I was sure that by breaking […]

Stuck in my Head

September 26, 2018
Elevator Pitch

I start to wonder what song I’m quietly humming to myself. It’s not unusual for me to have a song stuck in my head, but it’s very unusual for me not to recognize it. The song haunts me the rest of the day, all night long, and through my early workout the next morning. Then […]