Craft your elevator pitch: The simple 3-step formula

Craft your elevator pitch for a networking event using this formula.

Who, who and what are you? This is one way to think when trying to figure out how to succinctly introduce yourself at a networking event.

To avoid giving an overly detailed description or long winded response to those who inquire what you do, take a look at this slideshare for the simplest way to craft your personalized elevator pitch.

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  • Kelli Rogers

    Kelli Rogers is an Associate Editor for Devex. Based on the U.S. West Coast, she works with Devex's team of correspondents and editors around the world, with a particular focus on gender. She previously worked as Devex’s Southeast Asia correspondent based in Bangkok, covering disaster and crisis response, resilience, women’s rights, and climate change throughout the region. Prior to that, she reported on social and environmental issues from Nairobi, Kenya. Kelli holds a bachelor’s degree in journalism from the University of Missouri, and has since reported from more than 20 countries.

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