Y Combinator's Advice to Build Your Pitch Deck
Startup Codex

Aaron Harris, partner at the Y Combinator, shares in this post a presentation model for a founders pitch.

The presentation demonstrates a brutal focus on clarity and conciseness. Or as Harris puts it: "Focus on narrative. The rest is commentary."

The key point to remember here is that founders should strive for clarity and concision. This is not the right place to write a treatise on your market or world philosophy. The simple truth is that there isn’t very much meaningful detail to explore for most seed stage companies.[...] Focus on narrative. The rest is commentary.