[Business] VC's have too much money ? Here's how to pitch
Somewhat related is this great article at UIWeb on how to pitch and idea. The best part I liked about the article was the elevator pitch.
... never allow yourself to believe your thing is so complicated and amazing that it’s impossible to explain in a sentence.
Some great examples were:
- Inventing light bulbs: “It’s a way to make light from electricity.”
- Defragmenting hard drives: "It makes computers run more efficiently"
another WoW (word of wisdom) was
Get out of your office / cubicle / apartment, and go find smart people you know to give you feedback. Ask them to pretend they are whoever it is you plan to pitch to|