It dates back to 1853 when the elevator was first invented. If you had just one short minute to pitch your organization and what it means to you, could you do it? But not so fast. A lot has changed since 1853.
Think of your pitch as a subject line of an email. You have just a few short moments to capture their attention. Can you do it? Or, think of your elevator pitch like Twitter. You only get 140 characters to sell yourself.
For more tips on perfecting the modern-day elevator pitch, click the article linked below.
New Nonprofit Elevator Pitch Part 2 [Getting Attention]