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30 Second Pitch

Use this pitch in an interview when you are asked, “tell me about yourself,” in an request for a networking opportunity, at career fairs, or for a phone script of a cold call inquiry about a job.

  1. Introduce Yourself. Where are you from? Where do you go to school? What is your major? What are you currently doing? Activities?

  2. What are your passions?

  3. What are your major accomplishments?

  4. What are your unique strengths? Strongest skills?

  5. What previous jobs, internships, classes, or volunteer positions have provided you with experience relevant to what you hope to do?

  6. What kinds of jobs, companies or industries are you pursuing? What are your goals?


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