Serial digital entrepreneur Toby Stewart believes that the most significant societal changes come from the alignment of passion and purpose. On his video podcast, P/squared, he engages with innovators, change-makers, and thought-leaders who are on a mission to trigger positive change in the world. P/squared explores personal stories, sharing lessons and empowering others to discover and follow their own passion and purpose. I was honored to be a guest on his program in November 2019. Here is the full interview.
In this video, I describe a tool I once used to help me navigate a career transition. I conducted dozens of “Informational Interviews” with people working in fields that I was interested in pursuing. It’s a tool that can be applied to just about anything.
Three books that shifted my perspective on life – and not just pitching for investment. The first opened my eyes to a culture I thought I knew more about; the second, on how to focus in a distracted world; and the third, to a new understanding of “success” and how our weaknesses, in the right context, can actually become our biggest strengths.
In this video, I share a story about a client whose team was incredible, but whose technology was of no interest to the investor. A year later, he got the funding. Here’s how he did it.
In this article, I explain what investors look for, and I show you a video that clearly demonstrates what a great 3-5 minute startup pitch is made of.
In this video, I discuss the importance of knowing who you’re talking to, and getting into the Investor’s Mindset before you pitch.
Digital Health Connector Aline Noizet shares her insights on innovating in a startup vs. corporate environment, and where digital health SMEs can find the support they need.
Aline Noizet is passionate about Digital Health. Hear about her biggest influences, the evolution of the Digital Health Ecosystem in Europe, and today’s hottest trends in Part I of our interview.
In this article, first published in Home Grown’s “Ask Cedric”, I briefly explain the most important factors for tech founders to consider when pitching for investment.
In this post, I share a simple yet very effective technique you can use to help calm your nerves before delivering your pitch.
Key takeaways from a panel with 5 top EU accelerators last week, looking at how the landscape is changing, plus 10 things startups need to know before they apply.
When you’re presenting your 5-minute startup pitch to investors, the less you give them on the slide, the better. Remember, YOU are the focus of your pitch, not your slides! Your slides are just there to support you.
How we think we influence people, and how we actually influence them, is very different. We assume WHAT we say is most important. To have an impact, what’s said must also align with HOW we say it.
Young innovators are bringing fresh perspectives and elegant solutions to old problems. Technology is giving them a voice and empowering them.
In this video, I’ll show you which voice is most effective when presenting and how to get the most from it.