Direct Response Tool

I used a Facebook post for my two-step marketing method. Facebook is a social media platform that is a blend of personal, professional, and community networks. I chose this venue because I felt it was the best way to leverage the people in all of my networks. Viewers have the ability to share posts they…

Extended Pitch for RTriad

  Below is my extended pitch presentation for Rtriad. My promotional demo design can be seen by viewing the extended pitch, or if you are interested in exploring the demo more, you can click on the two links provided below. Enjoy! Demo: CAdams Agency          Demo: Chasity Newkirk    *The nature of…

Incredible Experience: Finding Your Way

I’m always moved by the dreams and aspirations of our youth. I had the privilege of presenting to students who are recent North Carolina high school graduates, and are college bound to one of the sixteen (16) UNC System schools. Most were excited yet nervous about their next chapter in life. To ease their anxiety,…

Finding Your Way: Tips for Navigating the First Year of College Successfully

The North Carolina State Employee’s Credit Union Foundation will host the inaugural  SECU Scholars’ Day for recipients of the People Helping People Scholarship. The scholarship is an award of $10,000 awarded over a four-year period to students who have graduated from a North Carolina public high school and will be attending one of the sixteen…

Talking Logo

It is essential to have a quick elevator pitch that one can use in casual or formal conversation to intrigue potential clients. Below is my podcast of an  elevator pitch for a company I am a part of and one of the services we provide. Enjoy!

Harvesting ENT 640 (week 8)

The harvesting phase is the phase that is the most exciting phase for many entrepreneurs. It is essentially the marker for success, and for others failure. I’ll be honest, this phase was more complicated and dense than I anticipated. I need to dive deeper into the seven different harvesting methods. I have a general understanding…

Supporting ENT 640 (week 7)

It seems like common sense to clarify the expectations and roles of investors, but maybe not. I foresee entrepreneurs being so focused on confirming the financial part of the deal, that they forget what other resources the investor has to offer. This can play to the advantage of the investor as time is precious resource…

Negotiating ENT 640 (week 6)

Investors vary in how and  when they  will negotiate. Some are going to test the proposed terms and limits of an entrepreneur’s structure and deal proposal. Amis and Stevenson in Winning Angels: The 7 Fundamental Stages of Early Investing disclose that there are some investors who will simply reject or accept a deal with no…

Structuring ENT 640 (week 5)

The Structuring chapter reminds me of the movie Jerry Maguire, “show me the money!” Entrepreneurs can get so excited and emotionally invested in their venture, they just want to land a deal. Strategy, poise, and purpose will assist entrepreneurs in structuring a deal with investors that makes sense. Inexperience can play a major factor in…