Company Presentation

A company presentation is a vital tool for management and sales departments. This type of presentation plays a huge part in promoting the corporate brand – it’s layout and structure need to be professional and convincing. In this article, we’ll show you what goes into a successful company presentation.   Your company presentation in PowerPoint  […]

PDFs in PowerPoint

Looking to insert PDF content into your PowerPoint presentation but not sure how? You’ve come to the right place.  We’ll show you 5 easy ways to do it. PDF files are read-only. That means once created, they are difficult to edit. Read on to find out how you can still insert and edit PDF content […]

Animated GIFs

Looking for a way to liven up your PowerPoint presentation’s content? How about using a GIF? Animated images are everywhere these days. So why not use GIFs for your presentation content, too? GIFs are guaranteed to grab your audience’s attention. They’re a fun and entertaining way to highlight your content and key messages. Plus, GIFs […]

You’ve invested a lot of time and hard work into your PowerPoint presentation and want to make a strong impression on your audience. Don’t forget to include a PowerPoint table of contents. It will guarantee your audience will have a clear overview of your presentation right from the start. Since the release of Microsoft Office […]

A PowerPoint presentation is no longer just about pure text. Nowadays, fully written slides feel outdated while using pictures and other visual tools has become the norm. Mind maps have become extremely popular. A PowerPoint mind map is a tool frequently used in the business sector to visualize complex content.  It structures key content in […]

Legibility and style are key in creating a convincing PowerPoint presentation. But it’s not just a stylish font that counts – text also needs to be organized so it’s easy for an audience to follow. Knowing how to best use PowerPoint’s text boxes and fonts will go a long way in reinforcing the core message […]

“After a while I went out and left the hospital and went back to the hotel in the rain.” If you love literature, you may recognize this sentence. But if not, it’s no big deal — this isn’t an English literature quiz. Even so, there’s something to learn from this sentence. If you want to […]

powerpoint-language-settings

Looking to wow your colleagues, boss or maybe your fellow students with your presentations? Then Microsoft PowerPoint is probably your go-to choice. Thanks to this program, you can breathe new life into even the driest topics and guarantee your audience an entertaining presentation. One really handy PowerPoint feature is its language settings and built-in spell […]

15 ways to start a presentation

Hermann Hesse said, “There is magic in every beginning.” Hesse was referring to the stages of life. Had he been talking about presentations his statement might not have been so positive. As most of us know, the beginnings of presentations are usually anything but magical. They often start with a clichéd, uninspired greeting mumbled quickly […]

never read PowerPoint slides

After a good 20 years in the presentation business, I have seen hundreds of presentations and heard many live talks. And if there’s one thing I consider essential when delivering an inspiring and convincing presentation, it’s this: “Never read directly from a PowerPoint slide during a presentation. Avoid overloaded slides and long sentences.”   Your […]

Storytelling in presentations

Surrounded by tablets, smartphones and AI, it’s hard to imagine we have anything in common with our ancestors from the Stone Age. But surprisingly, it’s only a small evolutionary step from the mammoth hunt to management level. Storytelling is as important today as it was thousands of years ago.   Storytelling in presentations: Why you […]

Many university students are introduced to PowerPoint presentations in their first year. Professors rely on PowerPoint to support their lectures; oral presentations and group work require students to regularly design and deliver presentations. Unfortunately, many freshmen don’t really know how to create a compelling PowerPoint presentation – they often struggle with nerves when speaking in […]

USP

What is a USP anyway? Anyone who goes shopping is familiar with this – we’re spoiled for choice. Say you have laundry detergent on your shopping list. Now you’ve got to choose between the myriad of brands available.  So, which one should you buy? The one your grandmother has always used? The cheapest one? Or […]

Notes PowerPoint

Whether you’re preparing an important presentation, trying to convince the board of an idea, or need to give a speech, PowerPoint is an essential business tool. A well-prepared PowerPoint presentation not only keeps track of important information when you need it, but also provides a clear visual guide when presenting, so you won’t be thrown […]

Curved text PowerPoint

Are you looking to make your PowerPoint presentation a little more dynamic and your text more visually appealing?  Curved text may be just the thing for you. Learn how to curve text and enhance it with various effects and settings.   You’ll also learn the best effects for this type of formatting and when to […]

Isometric Design

Isometric design is currently the hottest thing in the design world. This ultra-modern design can be seen on many websites and in PowerPoint presentations. Our world is three-dimensional, so it is not surprising that graphics that appear to have depth are better perceived by Internet users than flat objects. Isometric graphics are simple but 3D. […]

Interactive presentations

Communication is not a one-way street: interactive presentations can be amazingly effective and interesting “Human actualization happens through dialogue: in the dual ability to speak and to listen; to respond, while letting others’ words in. Dialogue, in other words, is the ability to cooperate.” (August Heinrich Henckel von Donnersmarck, theologian and business ethicist)   Presenting: […]

PowerPoint Live

Earlier this year Microsoft announced PowerPoint Live, bringing live, online presentations to the general public. Initially developed for face-to-face meetings, this feature has been enthusiastically anticipated by PowerPoint users in both corporate and educational settings. It’s a feature that will revolutionize the presentation experience in conference rooms, lecture halls, employee events and community centers. This […]