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STOP! Before you open up PowerPoint, read this...

PowerPoint can be a phenomenal tool to help with your next presentation. In addition to the conventional bullet pointed slides that are standard issue fare in most meetings and conferences, you can also do some cool things like… 617 more words


5 Books on Presenting (and why you should read them)

You’re right – reading about presenting is not enough.

But – books are an amazing source of ideas. Here are 5 that I found super-inspiring. Pre-selected by various public speaking geeks I meet in Toastmaster clubs. 1,724 more words

Presentation Skills

Aragorn's Audience Analysis

Aragorn is cool. At the age of 88 he’s a top swordsman, on a good path to become the king of Gondor and has an Elvish girlfriend whom he charmed so much that she’s willing to give up her immortality for him. 632 more words

Presentation Skills

How Many of these 86 Slides are Necessary?

A month and a half ago I was given two slide decks that totaled 86 slides of technical material. I was asked to develop a 2-day training workshop based on those slides. 211 more words