Don’t Gobbledygook your Elevator Speech

imageJeff Beals interestingly enough talks about making your elevator pitch, more personal and less filled with meaningless verbiage. Like Scott Vohinkle mentioned in Tuesday’s meeting, you need to follow the format:

  • I AM
  • I DO
  • I WANT
  • I AM

Keep the Gobbledygook out of it.


Read Jeff’s Post on:

So What Do You Do for a Living? Crafting a No-Gobbledygook Answer

About Jeff Quandt

Jeff Quandt is an Inbound and Digital Marketing Strategist and owns On-Q Marketing LLC. He helps the members of the OCN through understanding their personal brand, how they have to market themselves as the solution to a hiring manager's problem, and offers a personal LinkedIn Counseling session for any member of the group. Jeff is a corporate refuge that has been laid off several times, so he is very familiar with the job hunt process, the ups and downs, and the success at the end of the tunnel. Keeping a positive attitude with the end goal in mind is crucial to a job seekers success. Today as a business owner, he is constantly looking for work, he knows the process well and it makes no difference if you work for someone else or yourself, you need to be the solution to someone's problem to get paid.