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Quickly create a grid of tiled images

PowerPoint Tips

Few people use or even know about the SmartArt picture layouts. They even crop the images for you! Well, you can. I used Title Only.

Review of PowerPoint 2013–the beta of the next version of PowerPoint

PowerPoint Tips

The other themes are in the same area, so you don’t need to go to the Design tab as you did previously. Slide design tools have improved.

2013 52

You Have a Great Voice, Now What?

Manner of Speaking

With the right voice, you could be a voice actor and even make a living at it. Photo courtesy of Jackson Carson / jaxxon on Flickr.

2012 48

Designing Choreographies for the New Economy of Attention

This is so even at the level of our "undistracted" listening. Digital backchannels have to be designed into space, not in spite of it.

Review: Viewfinder

Thoughts On Presenting And Design

is a great service that highlights what appears to be the best of the best from flickr, but I do wonder how much is put into keeping it up to date.

Book journal: Handbagging and women public speakers

The Eloquent Woman

Creative Commons licensed photo from diongillard ''s stream on Flickr). What do handbags have to do with public speaking? What a mixed bag!

2014 17

Slide Make-Over: US Coast Guard

Thoughts On Presenting And Design

Given my experience, the federal government is a fertile breeding ground for poorly designed and down-right ineffective slides. Next up is my attempt at improving the design of the deck. What was even more striking was the choice of colors. Tags: Slide Design branding bullets images make-over redesign

C-Level Presentation Tip #8: Don't Use All Your Time

Professionally Speaking...

Executive level presentations can threaten the equilibrium of even the most skilled business presenters. TIP #8: DON''T USE ALL YOUR TIME.

9 Tips for Enriching Your Presentations With Social Media

It is amazing how few speakers make use of this valuable feedback even after they talk. Follow her on Twitter. There’s also an extra benefit.

9 Tips for Enriching Your Presentations With Social Media

It is amazing how few speakers make use of this valuable feedback even after they talk. Follow her on Twitter. There’s also an extra benefit.

How to Successfully Moderate a Conference Panel, A Comprehensive Guide " Web Strategy by Jeremiah Owyang | Social Media, Web Marketing

Web Strategy by Jeremiah Owyang Home Popular Posts About Contact Subscribe via RSS Connect with Jeremiah: twitter friendfeed linkedin flickr technorati Connect with Jeremiah on twitter Ripple 6 says the timing of my report is off [link] Ive observed most vendors are optomistic, brands the opposite. who is attending? what are the other panels?

2008 28

Presentation Handouts: Are They Useful for Your Audience?

Professionally Speaking...

Before you fall into these habits, ask yourself whether the audience even needs a handout. Photo Credit Flickr/ libraryman C.C. For sure.

Imagine a Bershon PowerPoint Presentation.

More than PowerPoint...

And I am much pleased to note that the topic has its own Flickr group, appropriately titled, " I'm so Bershon ". What's Bershon? Sullen. Bored.

Make Better Presentations - The Anatomy of a Good Speech |

Cirque Du Soleil - If you’re going to design presentations, what would happen if you thought of them like a performance? Often. Thanks.

2004 19

Are your slides ‘Visual Musak’?

Speaking about Presenting

But I did see a disturbing trend – the overuse of flickr photos and other interesting images. Creating a slide for just one word.

New Yahoo! CEO's first speech dissected

The Eloquent Woman

Even after she became a CEO at Autodesk, which makes design software, Bartz experienced subtle and not-so-subtle digs as a senior woman.

How to Present While People are Twittering | Pistachio

On Twitter everything is linked, trackable and even Google-able. There are a lot of privacy concerns, even once adoption picks up.

April 7: Speaking at Apple Store Ginza in Tokyo

Presentation Zen

In the evening of April 7 I'll be giving a presentation in the Apple Store theatre in Ginza. I'm keeping the summer presentation schedule very light so I can finish up the Presentation Zen Design book by early Fall.) • Synergy 2009. Pics from last year's seminars in Wellington on Flickr. • Tableau's Customer Conference.

Using Kuler to create color themes

Presentation Zen

The good news is that there are online resources that can help you create harmonious color themes without requiring advance knowledge in color theory.

Rands In Repose: Keynote Kung-fu Two

How To Not Throw Up and Out Loud walk you through the basics of constructing and practicing your presentation, but there’s more to say about Keynote because, as with any well-designed tool, the more you use it, the better you get and the more layers of awesomeness you will find. The slide deck you loved that the audience ignored. A lot?

Everything I Know About Presentations, I Learned in Theatre School

Your Set Design Needs Soul. Here’s a tip–there’s more soul on Flickr than iStockPhoto. I do a lot of presentations.

Dear Speakers - James Duncan Davidson - James Duncan Davidson

Photos ( Zenfolio | Flickr ) Archives About Contact Dear Speakers By James Duncan Davidson on March 8, 2009 12:22 AM | 71 Comments Tagged: advice, speaking Last week, while shooting eComm 2009 in Burlingame, I started posting a set of thoughts on Twitter, all starting out Dear Speaker. Otherwise, you look bored, even if youre not.

The Art of Butts in Chairs |

Encouraging more flickr and Flip video usage will help. Two people - or even a family of four in a room does not cost much more, if anything.