Buffalo Startup Week 2021 Buffalo Startup Week 2021

Design

Tuesday, November 9, 2021

- EST
Media Training for Podcast Interviews
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Ryan Estes
Ryan Estes
Kitcaster, Co-Founder
Brandy Whalen
Brandy Whalen
Kitcaster, Co-Founder

This is your story. Can you deliver interviews clearly and confidently? Overcome anxiety, nerves, and imposter syndrome, with podcast media training with Brandy Whalen and Ryan Estes from Kitcaster.com. In this session, we will learn to hook the audience, uncover your compelling narrative, and organize your story to invoke an emotional connection with the host and audience listeners.

Wednesday, November 10, 2021

- EST
Design for Social Media
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Taylor Speer
Taylor Speer
InVue Digital, Senior Social Media Enterprise Account Manager

Helpful tips and tricks for designing engaging content for social media. Includes a walk-through of free design tools, social media best practices, and real-world examples of successful campaigns.

Thursday, November 11, 2021

- EST
How to Maximize Your Impact as a Designer
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Jonathan Gorczyca
Jonathan Gorczyca
Helm and Mentor Deck, Partner and Co-Founder

Startups face many challenges: Fast-paced environments, constant strategy change, and a plethora of job responsibilities. In this talk, you will learn a series of techniques, tools, and tips to use when designing at an early-stage company. From the idea stage to fast scaling companies, these insights can be applied to maximize the positive impact of your startup.