Virgin boss Richard Branson is running a new competition where UK entrepreneurs will be encouraged to pitch their business ideas to him, Dragon’s Den style, in a bid to gain £5,000 funding.
He’s no stranger to making pitches himself, so it’s worthwhile checking out this Metro article in which he offers his pitching tips.
The sensible advice involves things like explaining how your new business is going to make a difference to the people you are pitching at, providing a realistic plan and showing how your business has potential to grow.
Do you agree with these tips and have you got any that you would like to add here to help our readers with their pitches?
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