May 10, 2021

How BUILD Celebrated Teacher Appreciation Week

It was a week of shoutouts and celebration for BUILD Teachers all across the country
May 3, 2021

BUILD Metro DC & The Greater Washington Partnership collaborate to serve the region’s young entrepreneurs

Greater Washington Partnership (GWP) introduced its new Inclusive Growth Strategy Council to recognize inclusive growth as the preeminent moral and economic imperative for the Capital Region. GWP has committed itself to fostering cross-sector collaboration with organizations, such as BUILD, to make sustainable progress in the District. BUILD Metro DC is proud to match our student entrepreneurs with GWP’s members to change perceptions, grow together and celebrate youth development.
April 19, 2021

BUILD Welcomes Thais Rezende!

BUILD.org welcomes former BizWorld CEO Thais Rezende as new President   REDWOOD CITY, Calif., (Apr. 19, 2021) — BUILD.org welcomed Thais Rezende as their new President this week. Rezende, who […]
March 23, 2021

March 25, 2021 is declared BUILDFest Youth Entrepreneurship Day in Washington D.C.

BUILD is honored to share this incredible news: Mayor Muriel Bowser has proclaimed March 25th 2021as BUILDFest Youth Entrepreneurship Day in Washington D.C. We hope that this will give visibility […]
December 4, 2020

BUILD Supports Next Generation Entrepreneur Corps Act Launched by Congress

Congress just launched the Next Generation Entrepreneur Corps Act Read the Full Press Release “The Next Generation Entrepreneurship Corps program will aid in the small business recovery of distressed regions. […]
August 11, 2020

Celebration of Youth Entrepreneurs

In June 2020, BUILD DC created our first-ever week-long online voting experience, Fund a Future! Participants were able to browse student teams, watch video pitches, review financial projections and marketing […]
October 15, 2015

Venture Capitalists Invest in Student Businesses

https://build.org/wp-content/uploads/2015/10/BUILD-VC.m4v Last week sophomore students presented to their venture capital advisors kicking off a year-long relationship where advisors will guide students in growing their business and students will learn what […]
October 15, 2015

BUILD Metro DC Senior College Tour

Last week BUILD Metro DC hosted its first college tour of the year for its high school seniors. Many of these students will be the first in their family to […]
April 20, 2015

A Taste of Entrepreneurship Success!

BUILD: Metro DC’s Regional Executive Director, Bryce Jacobs; Gala Honoree, Chef Jose Andres; BUILD President, Chuck Salter



1. iPhone, iPad, Zoom and Loom are all choices of recording tools for their video presentation 
2. Record with both students and their presentation in view
3. Record horizontally for the best view of the students and their presentation
4. Follow Presentation Diagram to the Right


- Make eye contact with the camera
- Notecards may be used as cue cards
•Pro Tip: Notecards should avoid having a full script
- Even when you are not speaking, don’t forget the camera is still recording!
•Be aware of your body language while you and your business partners are speaking
- Everyone has an opportunity to speak
- Professional dress is encouraged
- Practice makes perfect
•Practice how you will transition from each speaker
•Project your voice when you speak​

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