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"The perfect preparation:" A downloadable checklist for the whole speaker

The Eloquent Woman

"I am printing it and hanging [it] in my office!" A blog for lawyers and mediators went further, saying the checklist: isn't just for presenters.

Duarte’s Diagrammer™: 4,000 Diagrams at Your Fingertips for 99 cents each

Duarte Blog

Where there is madness, Nancy Duarte finds method. She then asked her trusty assistant (at the time, that was me!) Lo and behold, a taxonomy emerged.

Download a New BBP Storyboard Tool

Beyond Bullet Points

The paid version of the BBP Toolbox is an Add-In for Microsoft PowerPoint 2007 that: Imports your unformatted story template from Word.

Nancy’s New Book on Shelves Now

Duarte Blog

Dive right in and buy the book , or download a free section. and impact analysis. Organize a coherent narrative.

New free downloads

Speak Schmeak

I've added two new downloads to my resource page , both based on blog posts that I decided to turn into handouts. One is on microphone handling , and the other is on practicing public speaking at work. Check 'em out here !

Podcast: Framing the Conversation – How to Say It | Communication.

Communication Steroids

Communication Steroids on Facebook Instant Download: Improve Your Public Speaking Skills! Check it out! Titan Theme by The Theme Foundry. Arra


More on e-books: Walt Thiessen's THE MONEY SUCKERS has been downloaded 20,000 times

Jane Genova: Speechwriter - Ghostwriter

   That's why authors of e-Books, which usually can be downloaded free, are attracting such attention.    You can download it here.    So far it's had more than 20,000 downloads.    JG: Your book is being downloaded, over and over again.  Walt Thiessen. 

The paradox of performance

Ian Griffin - Professionally Speaking

Historically, authors like Charles Dickens drew crowds of many [.]. Business Communication Public Speaking Financial times

2 reasons and 5 easy steps to convert a PowerPoint presentation to EXE

PowerPoint Tips

Download and install a PPT converter. This is a guest post by Brian Tarr of iSpring. Copyright protection: Make sure no one changes your work.

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My Gift to You: A Little ‘AUM’ for the Holidays

Speaker Launcher

Most Recent Post Speaking Business Strategy free download holiday aum shifting mindsetsDo you find the holidays stressful? Being a business owner means having to find a work/life balance. It can be extremely stressful and if you do not have a […]. The post My Gift to You: A Little ‘AUM’ for the Holidays appeared first on Jane Atkinson.

Guest Posting: HARO — A Speaker’s Secret Weapon, by Mickie Kennedy

Ian Griffin - Professionally Speaking

For more, download some of Mickie’s free ebooks and whitepapers. Mickie Kennedy founded eReleases PR back in 1998 when he saw how hard it was for independent startups and businesses to achieve really quality PR. Marketing Public Speaking PR

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Visuals are Valuable: A Hypothesis Proven by History

Duarte Blog

Find the perfect diagram to visualize your info at [link] , and download the PowerPoint®-ready file for just $0.99. Design by James Nepomuceno.

Free PowerPoint alternatives–Google Docs

PowerPoint Tips

Step 4: Show your presentation or download. You can download the presentation in PowerPoint format (.ppt), A title slide appears.

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Guest Posting: How to Give a TED Talk by Manoush Zomorodi

Ian Griffin - Professionally Speaking

Manoush Zomorodi is the host of WNYC’s New Tech City which is available for download on iTunes. Follow her on Twitter @manoushz.

A Public Speaker’s Checklist – Free PDF File

Manner of Speaking

To download the file, please click the image below. Reader response was so good that I created an addendum. It is designed to be comprehensive.

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Icons are hot now — how to get, make, and use icons

PowerPoint Tips

Iconfinder is the only icon-specific site I know of that lets you both filter for license type and download a vector format for free.

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Free PowerPoint backgrounds and how to make your own

PowerPoint Tips

For several years, I created backgrounds and offered them as free downloads. This page is consistently in my top 20 on my website.

Sir Ken Robinson gives best talk yet at TED Talks Education

Presentation Zen

His follow-up talk given in 2010 also has been downloaded millions of times. The slides are in PDF form and may be downloaded.

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150+ Free PowerPoint Slides to Make Great Visually Appealing Presentations


Our free slides have had a very good adoption and we could also notice the number of free downloads is increasing over time.

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Leveraging existing slides with TeamSlide, slide library software

PowerPoint Tips

Within TeamSlide users can set specific access rights that define who exactly can view, download, upload, and edit content. Need training?

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How many uses for PowerPoint can you think of? (my 500th post!)

PowerPoint Tips

Create e-books and reports (converted to PDF for print and download). Most people think of PowerPoint as a visual aid for a live presentation.

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Finally, Something to Hold on To!

The Shy Speaker's Guide to Succes on Stage

Home About Gary Testimonials FREE MATERIALS! Facebook: Shy Speakers Guide on FB Mobile: (+65) 91380556 Email: Subscribe Click below

Business concept diagrams: Group 1–Working together, parts of a whole, integrating the parts

PowerPoint Tips

Here’s another look from the presentation you can download (see below). Download the business concept diagrams. Labeled diagrams.

Using PowerPoint for Best Educational Outcomes

PowerPoint Tips

It was well received and after posting a link on Twitter to the handout, it’s been downloaded over 800 times! Download it here. Last week, I spoke to a group of faculty during a Faculty Development program at Maharishi University of Management. The topic was “Using PowerPoint for Best Educational Outcomes.&#

Hans Rosling: The Jedi Master of data visualization

Presentation Zen

Loads of videos , and downloads , and tons of indicators displayed in Gapminder World. Go here to see loads of videos on

How to Create an Extraordinarily Effective Speech-Marketing Tool

Pivotal Public Speaking

He will also include two digital examples (of a dozen such tools he has successfully used in the past 25 years) that you can download to get started.

Integrating Live Power BI Dashboards into PowerPoint

PowerPoint Tips

The Power BI service has a free version, and the analysis tool (Power BI desktop) is also free to download. Introduction. Power BI. Step 1.2:

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Use abstract images to create backgrounds for slides and shapes

PowerPoint Tips

Find some images whose legal agreement allows you to use them the way you want (most are pretty liberal on that site) and download them.

5 great tools for presenters

PowerPoint Tips

KeepVid lets you download YouTube videos so you can insert them in your presentations, without requiring an active Internet connection. Jon Thomas, in his blog, Presentation Advisors , has written a post, “ My Five Favorite Free Presentation Design Tools ,&# and I thought I’d share them with you. DaFont is a site for free fonts.

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Microsoft Sway: give it a try, avoid the hype

More than PowerPoint...

Myth 2: You need to download an app to use Sway ! No download is necessary, although if you like that kind of thing, go for it. Uh-uh.

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Add a QR code to your presentation

PowerPoint Tips

You may have a few options but basically you enter the URL and download the image. By now, you’ve probably seen QR codes in many places.

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How to Write, Structure & Prepare a More Effective Presentation.

Executive Speech Coach

Wednesday, January 05, 2011 How to Write, Structure & Prepare a More Effective Presentation - audio class Questions, Comments and Feedback from the Jan 6 Audio Class If you listened to the live broadcast or downloaded the recording - you can post your questions here. Transform your business presentations into effective conversations. Never.

Prezi in PowerPoint? It’s called pptPlex!

PowerPoint Tips

You can download it for free here. When you double-click the file you downloaded, and approve installation, you see this screen.

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How to Write, Structure & Prepare a More Effective Presentation in.

Executive Speech Coach

Wednesday, December 29, 2010 How to Write, Structure & Prepare a More Effective Presentation in Half the Time Listen in to this Free Audio Class on January 6, 2010 If you can not attend the class you can download a free recording - as long as you register before the class. Transform your business presentations into effective conversations.

5 new webinars in June! Get high-value training in presentation skills

PowerPoint Tips

78 (an extra $19) for permanent access to the recording–you can download it and own it. They will last 1-1/2 hours. Webinar structure.

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9-Step “Create Anything” Outline for Information Products

Succeed Speaking

Are you able to “download&# everything you have to offer in a 45-90 minute keynote? Do you have a message and/or expertise that can help people? Of course you do. Of course not. So do you currently have products or resources that allow your attendees to “take you home&# with them? I hope.

How to present with Twitter and other backchannels

Speaking about Presenting

Download the eBook. Download “How to Present with Twitter (and other backchannels)&#. Presenting with Twitter can be challenging. Just about every week a new story of a speaker getting roasted on Twitter makes waves in the blogosphere. There’s no sign up required. Just click and read. “Wow! I really enjoyed this book.

Interview about presenting on the Web

PowerPoint Tips

How to offer a presentation for download. Find out my recommendations for: A training presentation on YouTube. How to get audience feedback.

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Remove an image background in PowerPoint 2010

PowerPoint Tips

You can download a 60-day trial of Office 2010. One of the new features of PowerPoint 2010 is the ability to remove the background of an image. This is different from making one color in the background transparent, which you can do in earlier versions. (I I describe that process in a tip, “ Cool contour shadows.&# ). Watch how it works.

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HEALED! How Does It Look, Walk, Talk?

Jane Genova: Speechwriter - Ghostwriter

The e-book I published had a million downloads. It wasn't easy to no longer provide that as a download. That's no surprise.