PERSONAL PITCH EVENT PAGE
Put your best foot forward and pitch us why you're the best fit! Bring your energy and enthusiasm and have fun.
Submit a video for round #1 and if selected, compete remotely in the LIVE
PERSONAL PITCH CHAMPIONSHIP
on Thursday, February 11, 2021
Personal Pitch Basics:
90 seconds maximum
Sell yourself as a person worthy of an interview with Crystal Mountain Resort for a customer facing position such as server, a ski rental assistant, or the front desk at the fitness center (most positions at CMR face the customer!).
That’s it…. Be creative and professional and deliver it like a champion!
The Video Round - Video submission Dec 1-14, 2020
Submit a 90 second video version. Just you, speaking to the camera. Sell yourself, be professional and be UNDER 90 SECONDS!
Video file format must conform to competition rules (see submission link)
Drop to submission box no later than 8pm on December 14
Up to 12 students per school are allowed to submit.
Judges will review and winners will be announced by the end of the day on December 21th via the competition web-site.
Personal Pitch Coaching Video
How to be effective "in the box!"
BEST PRACTICE: Watch the video at 1.5x speed. This is the best speed for focussing on the lessons from the video
The PERSONAL PITCH CHAMPIONSHIP
THURSDAY, FEBRUARY 11, 2021
This will occur REMOTELY, but the pitches will be delivered LIVE to a group of judges via Zoom!
Up to 48 students will earn a spot for the Championship round. The PROMPT is exactly the same: why are you worthy of an interview for a customer facing position at Crystal Mountain Resort.
Your personal pitch will be delivered LIVE on Zoom to WMU Sales & Business Marketing students acting as judges. You will not be interrupted, however the person will /respond answer naturally if you engage them with a question or such. This will apply to all three rounds.
Round #1: all 48 students compete and the top 16 move on!
Sweet Sixteen: Four groups of four students will compete with the winner of each group moving on to the Championship
Championship: you will deliver once to a set of judges. Four championship round people will get ranked by judges for final places
Personal Pitch video submission is open from
December 1 through December 14
1. Limit is 12 submissions per school
2. Submissions must be uploaded no later than 8pm on Monday, Decmeber 14
3. File MUST be either an MP4 or a MOV file
4. 90-second limit is a HARD limit!
5. Please make the file name: First-Last-School
Please just use simplest identifier of your school.
Thus, Battle Creek Central could simply be "BCC"
SUBMISSIONS ARE CLOSED FOR THIS YEAR'S COMPETITION