There are many critical voices which find the fault of a bad presentation in PowerPoint. They speak of the lack of motivation that PowerPoint speakers have or the boredom such a presentation can elicit. Furthermore, the known phrase “Death by PowerPoint” is taken very seriously be a Swiss party which tries to calculate how high […]

PowerPoint presentations are part of a Manager’s everyday work life. However, it is not always easy with the stress and lack of time, to create an interesting and productive presentation. If a few things are attended to right at the start, a good presentation can be created quite quickly. These five tips help you to […]

Imagine the following situation: you have prepared a great PowerPoint presentation, your beamer is working smoothly and your microphone and laptop have been sound-checked leaving you perfectly prepared for your presentation. But then, as soon as you start speaking, you forget what you had planned to say, you begin to stutter and your voice sounds […]

Will mini-computers replace smartphones? Will Google Glass lead to a new technical revolution? Prototypes were tested by some individuals who still had to pay 1.500 USD for this high-tech product. However, starting 2014, this minicomputer is supposed to be made available to the mass-market at a reasonable price. But Google has not yet made public […]

PowerPoint, flip chart or simply free speech– what defines a really good presentation? Hans-Uwe L. Köhler, a successful and well-known German author, keynote speaker and sales coach, gives us his opinion on this subject in a brief interview. We were curious what experts consider crucial when giving a speech and what the message behind his […]

So how does a perfect PowerPoint presentation look like? Many referees ask themselves this question and tons of books and blog articles have been published on this issue. Some of these “How to” books are quite helpful and others entirely useless. Some tips and tricks, however, have been used successfully for many years now – […]

Your hands are sweaty, your heart is pounding and your stomach is feeling queasy. Many people live through these feelings before a big presentation in front of an audience. The closer the big day comes, the more anxious one gets. Even renowned speaker know what it feels like to have stage-fright or be uncertain before […]

Stories enrich our everyday life and make it easier for us to bear the little annoyances that the daily routine tends to have. Every person has their own biography and every day we live through moments we want to recount to others (be it in person or digitally). These moments can be full of suspense, […]

Our new infographics is available: Create the perfect presentation (part 2) You are not a friend of many words? If you like to illustrate information into easily understandable but complex graphics, you may discover our infographics are the perfect tool for you! Part 2 of our series “creating the perfect presentation” is meant for any […]

To present with PowerPoint is not as easy as it looks – even though Microsoft offers tons of design-help with its software, to create a professional presentation turns out to be a lot of hard work. If not putting in the effort, often enough you end up with dreary monotonous slides filled either with too […]

You do not want to waste your time on presenting monotonous text and boring numbers in your PowerPoint presentation? Who would? This is why we have added a new category to our blog: from now on we will equip you with a regularly posted infographic on tips & tricks for successful presentations. Each Infographic will […]

When regularly presenting with PowerPoint on the job, a few basics should always be respected: Keep the audience interested and ideally be enthusiastic about your topic as well. Keeping an audience concentrated is not an easy task – requiring not only solid rhetoric skills but also sound knowledge of the topic itself. Why not learn […]

Attracting your audience’s attention and keeping it – it’s the goal of every presenter and an art in itself. Here are some tips on how to give your presentation that extra something to get your audience on board right from the start. Here are seven tips to get your presentation off on the right foot. […]

In our daily life we commonly talk without giving the form of our speech a lot of thought. But as soon as we have to deliver a presentation, we frantically start searching for the right words. The following tips will help you become a better speaker! Rhetoric – an oratory technique that convinces When speaking […]

Self-presentations in Assessment Centers have become more and more popular in the last few years. Applicants are asked to illustrate their weaknesses and strengths in presentations. Learn how to better present yourself. Congratulations, you are invited to a job interview! In addition to the interview the employer expects a self-presentation of your career and skills. […]

You have to present in front of your superiors and you are eager to leave a lasting impression and win their trust? Here are five tips for stunning presentations. No one can imagine the daily business without presentations any more. Presentations are an essential part of the daily business routine by now – easy for […]

A division makes it easier for you to structure the content of your presentation and to divide for meaningful topics / chapters. It is not always easy to combine spontaneous interactivity, like questions of your audience with a well-structured PowerPoint presentation. We will show you how. First you need to think about the purpose of […]

How to present! Most businesses prefer the Office-program PowerPoint to create a company- and marketing presentation. As the author, you need the required expertise to elaborate the content and also creative skills to permute the slides and charts in a visual appealing way. The following advice will assist you to find the main topics and […]