Dutch edition in July 2018
The big pitch is coming up. You’ve got just a few minutes to convince that investor or your Board, that your idea is worth investing money, time and people in. What should you say? How should you say it? And how do you beat those nerves that are already building up inside?
David Beckett has coached over 700 startups to raise over €170 million in investment. And he has trained thousands of professionals in innovation teams at companies like Google, Unilever, Booking.com and PwC. He is also a TEDx speech coach.
In Pitch to Win, David provides practical tools to help you Script, Design and Deliver pitches that are short, professional and persuasive. His methods and practices have been tested with hundreds of pitchers and reviewed by numerous investors and members of the Board.
The focus is on actionable tools and real-life examples. With step-by-step exercises that will guide you to your best pitch ever.
“I’ve seen David transform ordinary presenters into fantastic pitchers. Follow the steps in Pitch to Win and you’ll have a great shot at pitching successfully for the resources you need to make your innovation ideas a success.” – Patrick de Zeeuw, cofounder of Startupbootcamp.
“I have had the privilege to witness first-hand how David’s powerful coaching has helped numerous startups, professionals and innovation leaders improve their pitch. Pitch to Win brings the best of his tools, experience and lessons learned, together in one practical and actionable book.” — Ilja Linnemeier, Head of Digital, PwC.
“I’ve seen David transform ordinary presenters into fantastic pitchers. Follow the steps in Pitch to Win and you’ll have a great shot at pitching successfully for the resources you need to make your innovation ideas a success.” — Patrick de Zeeuw, cofounder Startupbootcamp.
This book is an excellent practical toolkit. David is the best pitch coach in the world and provides you with tips and tricks to give your ideas the best possible voice and set yourself up for a winner. Guaranteed success.
— Michael Dooijes, Managing Director Startupbootcamp FinTech & CyberSecurity, Amsterdam & Frankfurt.
About the author
David Beckett has coached over 700 startups to win over €170 million in investments. He has also trained thousands of professionals in innovation teams at companies such as Google, IKEA, Booking.com, ING, Unilever and PwC, to pitch to the Board for resources for their game-changing innovation projects. He’s a TEDx speech coach at TEDx Amsterdam, CERN and Munich.
David Beckett provides active and inspiring Keynote talks to large and medium-sized events and congresses. See him in action and find out more at best3minutes.com/keynote-speaker. Contact him for bookings at firstname.lastname@example.org.
David also delivers interactive and transformative training for Accelerators, Corporate Innovation programs and major companies. Contact Best3minutes for more information at email@example.com.