The so-called Scrum means an agile software development process and makes any product development efficient, but also challenging. The different stages and complexities you may face when applying the Scrum method is here explained. Scrum Background  Scrum was developed during the 1990’s by Ken Schwaber and Jeff Sutherland on the basis of Ikujiro Nonaka’s and […]

Startup companies are typically new companies based on innovative business ideas with high growth potential. Every year sees the launch of countless new startups, all dreaming to become the next Twitter, Skype or Instagram. The majority, however, fail; many don’t even survive the first year. But many mistakes that lead to failure can easily be […]

4 reasons why stories deliver results, 10 tips of how to tell them and 5 things you should avoid.

The Science Behind Quotes and How to Use Them: 8 Benefits, 5 Tips + Bonus Quotations not only serve to reinforce your claims and boost your credibility, but they also have the potential to stimulate the mind and unlock a more intimate connection with your audience. A great quote encapsulates an idea or thought, it can […]

According to the Oxford Dictionaries, a metaphor is a figure of speech in which a word or phrase is applied to an object or action to which it is not literally applicable. The Functions of a Metaphor Metaphors are an integral part of our everyday language and are used daily, whether consciously or unconsciously. As for […]

Have you ever developed a product and ended up in a dead end? You waste only resources and energy and it all leads to nothing in the end? Then, it is time for a new way of approaching your goals. Agile Project Management was established in the last couple of years and is such an […]

The year ahead will also be filled with plenty of appointments, dates and business goals. To provide a well-structured overview for you, PresentationLoad has created an annual PowerPoint calendar. Conventions, congress, conferences and meetings – these are some of the scheduled company events. One can easily lose track of all those commitments so that it […]

Have you been in those kind of situations when a thousand thoughts run through your head but you do not know how to structure them or explain them comprehensively? After some time, all great ideas fate and the resentment grows. You cannot remember what it was that was striking your mind. For cases like these, […]

Flat design is currently very trendy: With its clean style, incorporating minimalistic shapes and powerful colors, flat design offers attractive design options especially for PowerPoint presentations. As we have developed a passion for this style we have created PowerPoint templates on various business topics for you. In 2012 Microsoft has introduced flat design graphics with […]

In terms of modern graphical PowerPoint design, long shadow effects and flat design are very popular. We have combined both effects resulting in a series of templates with sound bites in typographic style. How to turn your presentation into an eyecatcher. Are you tired of all those slick and polished 3D texts in PowerPoint presentations? […]

Images play an important part in any presentation. Not only the look but also colors and size are of high relevance. Here you will learn more about choosing the right images to have the best possible effect. Just follow three simple suggestions. Less is More You may ask yourself how many images or pictures you […]

The world-wide web is an omnipresent tool of our daily as well as our professional life which implies that online job application is the most common thing to do nowadays. Companies seek employees themselves by using social networks and checking online profiles. To help you to use those features most adequately, this article will provide […]

The exact value of the human capital of a company is something that can be hardly measured in numbers but it seems obvious that employees are the most crucial factor when determining a company’s value. During the 1990s, methods on Human Resource Management (HRM) have been developed to calculate and to evaluate this potential which […]

The PEST analysis (Political, Economic, Social and Technological Analysis) is a tool to analyze the market situation and originates in the field of strategic management. As the term implies, the concerned factors include the political, economic, social and technological situation of the market which is examined. The PEST analysis is a perfect foundation to navigate […]

Timelines are a popular design tool in PowerPoint. But many associate it with a thin line with monotonous lined data. Our motto is: boring was yesterday. We have developed PowerPoint timelines that certainly add more pep to your presentation, and show the versatile applications of timelines. Make Company History Alive Many companies that have been […]

Especially with complex production processes, it often comes to inefficiencies. A value chain analysis helps you to identify and eliminate them. Learn how to create a value chain and how to proceed in the subsequent analysis, in this article. What Is a Value Chain? A value chain is a method for strategic analyses of manufacturing […]

Even the best business ideas only work with the right business model. The more sophisticated and targeted, the greater the chance of success. Be clever: Create from the beginning a Business Model Canvas in PowerPoint. Learn now what you should watch out for! The Business Model Canvas was developed in 2004 by Dr. Alexander Osterwalder […]

Two thirds of ocean life is still undiscovered until this present day. By using the analogy of the wide undiscovered ocean, the Blue Ocean Strategy refers to the idea that most parts of the market are undisclosed and uncontested. A new market can be created by merging old and new ideas. Use the Blue Ocean […]