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2 kickass training activities - put your learners' needs 1st, and last!

You can use this pair of audience activities or interactions to “bookend” your training:

  • The 1st is a superb addition to your session’s opening.
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10 tech tips for webinars and online meetings

(Short of time? Get to the tips.)

As a presenter, it’s increasingly likely that you use webinar tools (like Adobe Connect, Cisco WebEx… 2,831 more words

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Secret #7 of star presenters: @JonAcuff on how to instantly be a better speaker

If you’re like me, you won’t believe that anyone can be a better public speaker instantly. It takes repeated practice – often for years! 385 more words


Spotlight part of a picture with PowerPoint’s slide-background-fill [Video, part 2]

Do you want to highlight part of a photo or screenshot (or other picture) as though you’ve shone a spotlight on it? In this post, you’ll see just how to do that, with the 2nd in a short series of videos on using PowerPoint’s… 129 more words


Using PowerPoint's slide-background-fill to "cloak" objects [Video, part 1]

Make your slides look like you used Flash

Want to make your humble slides look like you used Flash, Photoshop, or another fancy (and pricey!) Adobe tool – when you only used PowerPoint?

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Secret #6 of star presenters: 3 great benefits of pausing (by Keith Bailey of @DeckerComm)

Right now, why not take a moment to vividly imagine achieving these 3 outcomes whenever you present?

  • Feeling relaxed.
  • Influencing people more.
  • Delighting your audience.
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