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  • Go, Go, Gadget Business Development: A Beginner's Guide to Business Development in the Video Game Industry

    Jay Powell  |  CEO, Founder, The Powell Group
    Location:  Room 502 B
    Format: Lecture
    Track: Business & Marketing
    Pass Type: All Access Pass, GDC Next Pass - Get your pass now!
    Vault Recording: Video
    Audience Level: All

    As an indie developer or small development studio, business development can be crucial to supporting a small company's long-term stability and growth. In this session, users will learn who benefits most from business development, why it's important, basic business development skills and tools, and a top-level overview of negotiating deals and contract essentials.


    Attendees will leave understanding the top eight skills that support a strong business development strategy, how and when to use an elevator pitch, and best practices for networking and business development at trade shows and industry events.

    UBM Tech