Prepare to be amazed. You might think you have your tool belt full of PowerPoint tricks, but there’s always room for one more.
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My favorite PowerPoint tricks that can help you become more adept at creating awesome presentations.
Good news: you do not have to be a full-time professional trainer to produce PowerPoints and training materials that coordinate well with one another. Here are a few tips that will help.
Here are a few tips to make dress rehearsals part of your presentation preparation.
PowerPoint has become the default presentation tool and in its ubiquitous use, it’s also turned into something we all dread.
You need to rethink your PowerPoint presentations. We've all had the experience of being lured into a drowsy stupor by a lackluster presentation, but it doesn't have to be that way. A great PowerPoint can harness the power of visual aids, becoming a phenomenal recall aid to expand the impact of your presentation. Ready to... Read more »
If you’re like most people, you hate going to a meeting where the presenter reads verbatim from a bland PowerPoint presentation. So, how can you avoid common pitfalls and create a great presentation for your next meeting? If your agency requires you to use a specific template, you’re obviously a bit stuck with how creative... Read more »
We’ve all seen one of these great PowerPoint presentations - the lights go down, the screen lights up with a high resolution picture of an elephant in the middle of a river spraying water on its back and the speaker weaves a story around it, teaching you important lessons and inspiring the bejeezus out of... Read more »
Mark Valentine (Chevy Chase, MD) — After a long period of popularity, there has been a recent backlash against the use of PowerPoint for communication within the government, particularly at the Pentagon and within the U.S. national security and intelligence community. However, focusing on the software as the cause of communications breakdown is merely a... Read more »
Couldn't help my nerdiness -- I had to insert "The Presentation" as a subtitle. It reminded me of Power Rangers: The Movie. It's just too great to not include. Anyways, here's an updated version of a presentation I gave the other week to the NCMA NOVA Chapter. Wonderful group of folks by the way. Transparency... Read more »