Confident Pitching For Business Women
Mini Course

by Mums & Co

Learn to pitch your business with clarity and conviction

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Tell me about the course

The Mums & Co Confident Pitching For Business Women mini course is a six week online program for those who want to pitch their business with clarity and confidence by sharing your authentic self and unique business story.

Whether you’ve just started out in business or you’re a seasoned pro this course will meet you where you’re at and help you successfully pitch to any audience connecting with people and making them want to learn more about your business.

The best way to accomplish your mumbition (the unapologetic blending of motherhood and ambition) is to invest in yourself with a supportive movement, ready and available to help you grow.

This mini course is taught through nine online units taught over a six week period. Each unit is jam packed with video lessons, hands on activities, actionable tips (to implement in your business right away) and downloadable resources. Each student will be supported by Mums & Co Co-Founder Carrie Kwan, live Q&A sessions and the Mums & Co extended movement. Carrie is available and active on the Mums & Co Member Directory ready to give feedback, answer your questions and share her knowledge from over a decade of experience in the startup world.

What you’ll learn

  • The value of a pitch and why it is vital for your business owner toolkit
  • To clearly pitch your business in a sentence and influence others in less than a minute
  • To create a short 'elevator' pitch using a popular framework
  • How to be physically, emotionally and mentally ready to pitch
  • How to prepare a competition winning pitch 
  • How to overcome the struggles of pitching to male dominated VC industry
  • How to create a ‘universal’ pitch deck that is engaging and memorable
  • How to ensure you’ve all the key info on your pitch slides that clearly presents what you do
  • To overcome negative self talk and the challenges of imposter syndrome
  • The best ways to handle difficult questions and scenarios facing women entrepreneurs
  • When to know if you’re ready for capital raising
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Hi, I’m Carrie, Co-Founder of Mums & Co

Mums & Co launched when I had a toddler to my name and was seven months pregnant with my second son. So I know a thing or two about the juggle.
To some it may seem crazy to take on such a massive challenge when my life was about to be turned upside down. To others―I’m talking about mums like us―it makes perfect sense.

Because when that idea that lights you up comes along - it’s impossible to let it go.

So how do you get other people on board and truly understand your idea? 
That is all in the art of the pitch and that pitch can take place anywhere and at any time - at the school gate, a friends bbq or on a pitch competition stage.

Pitching is challenging for anyone, but can be especially challenging for women. Why? Because whilst pitching is not technically hard, it’s emotionally hard.
A confidence gap exists for women, who tend to undervalue themselves. In a pitch environment this leads to underselling themselves and coming off to listeners as ‘less sure of themselves’.

I frequently hear women express that they don’t feel they deserve their job and are “imposters” who could be found out at any moment. 

At Mums & Co we think this can be improved for women like you. So we’ve created the Confident Pitching For Business Women mini-course - to help give all women a safe space to connect, grow and learn together.

I hope to see you there!

Carrie

"It's a community full of smart and accomplished women who have so much to share."

- Mums & Co community member
“It's excellent to be part of this group of talented women and come to the table with a desire to support each other along the journey.”

- Linda, Mums & Co Member

How is the course delivered?

This six week mini course is 100% online - so you can access it wherever you are - with an internet connection.

Every Sunday the week's short video lesson and downloadable activity resource will be sent directly to your inbox.

You will have the week to complete your week's learning whenever and however it suits you throughout the week.

Each fortnight you will have a 90 minute online meet up with your fellow classmates and Carrie so you have the chance to ask questions, support each other and practice what you have learnt. Some surprise special guests may also drop in to say hello too!

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Why learn with Mums & Co?

Mums & Co is Australia’s most caring business network and digital platform that enables mums in business to thrive. We are backing the women behind the businesses that make Australia amazing by giving them access to the resources, services and support they need.

We understand the juggle that comes with running a business and raising a family. For this reason we have developed a snackable content which women - like you -  can learn from anytime and anywhere to support (and doesn’t compete with) your busy lifestyle. Together with Co-Founder Carrie Kwan, Mums & Co has a network of domain experts, experienced investors, founders and business leaders who will give you advice on the best practices for pitching.

Since launching in 2016 we’ve helped thousands of women to grow their businesses, with our annual conference Be MPowered, pitch competition and a welcoming movement full of connections and potential collaborations.

 
And now it’s your turn to get this support.


“Being a Mums & Co member has given me an ‘anything is possible’ lens on business.”

- Ann, Mums & Co Member

Meet the Experts

As a student of the Confident Pitching For Business Owning Women 2021 exclusive cohort you’ll learn from leading industry experts including:

What topics will be covered in the course?

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Investment

Confident Pitching For Business Women mini course costs $495 AUD (372 Mums & Co Tokens).

This includes:

  • 9 self-paced online learning modules
  • 4.5 hours online collaborative learning with surprise industry expert guests
  • 1:1 coaching and feedback on your pitch from Carrie
  • Connections with female founders to grow and collaboratively learn
  • A private online group to make meaningful connections and network
  • Tax deductible as a business expense

And more!

Each cohort is limited to 30 places - so that every student gets the best support possible.

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