Career Management

An elevator pitch is a basic introduction of yourself – normally 30 seconds in length.

How can you impress possible employers using your elevator pitch? Find out below, courtesy of The University Of Georgia Career Center!


  1. Introduce yourself – Give the basic details.
  2. What makes you unique? – Describe your past work that is relevant to your industry.
  3. What is your goal? – State career goals, positions you want to reach and skills you want to grasp.
  4. What do you know about the company? – Do your research before and show you know something about them.
  5. Strong conclusion – Provide your resume and ask for a business card.

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