Create beautiful numbered lists in PowerPoint

PowerPoint Tips

SmartArt and the new Designer feature in Office 365 are great for simple lists, but numbered lists are another story. Designer has a few options, but you can easily create a couple of templates for beautiful numbered lists and use them over and over. Start with a list.

Create a numbered list with shapes

PowerPoint Tips

I recently saw an interesting slide that had a unique numbered list and I thought I’d show you how to create a numbered list with shapes. It’s hard to get numbered lists that have a graphic look to them because SmartArt doesn’t do numbers.

4 Surefire Ways to Build Your Marketing List (and a Few Do’s and Don’ts)

Speaker Launcher

That’s why one of the most important marketing aspects of any business, including a speaking business, is to build your marketing list. Why is having a marketing list so important?

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A Solid List is Better Than a Big List

Speaker Launcher

When is the last time you did some list hygiene? List hygiene is putting your email list through a series of processes that ensure that people really want to be included. We did some research recently and realized over a thousand people on my list hadn’t been engaging. The post A Solid List is Better Than a Big List appeared first on Jane Atkinson. Pardon!

Beware the Stale Mailing List

Speaker Launcher

We all know how important having a list is to our business marketing efforts. For many of us, myself included, we have been capturing names through lead magnets and other sources and building our lists for years. In fact, my list is almost at 10K names.

Presentation Tip: The Power of Lists

Professionally Speaking...

For some of us, lists are a way of life. There are top ten lists, Forbes' lists , to do lists, grocery lists, bucket lists.and the list [!] But what value do lists have in presentations? BENEFITS OF LISTING.

Lose the Grocery List

Kate's Voice

Have you ever noticed that many people treat the first part of their presentation as if it’s merely a list of what you need on a camping trip? …and every statement is spoken with “up-speak?”

Put Yourself On The To Do List

Speaker Launcher

Put yourself on the to do list this holiday. The post Put Yourself On The To Do List appeared first on Jane Atkinson. I ran into a friend and colleague on the plane from Vancouver recently. We were both returning from the CAPS convention, our annual gathering of Canadian Speakers. I looked at my friend and said, “Are you feeling OK?” She admitted to me that she was exhausted. […].

Guest posting: A Speechwriters Wish List, by Boe Workman

Ian Griffin - Professionally Speaking

At a recent conference for senior speechwriters, Boe Workman the Director of CEO Communications at the AARP shared a one page ‘wish list’ for speechwriters to use when developing a presentation for their client.

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Let's Look at Latham & Watkins' Client List

Jane Genova: Speechwriter - Ghostwriter

In AdmissionsGate, Lori  Loughlin and Mossimo Giannulli could have taken a guilty plea, throwing themselves on the mercy of the court. That's the usual way legal messes are managed.

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How to Prepare a Listing Presentation: Guide for Real Estate Pros

SlideModel

To win more listings, move on from having a polite “pre-sales” chit chat with prospects to doing full-scale presentations of your services. What is a Real Estate Listing Presentation? How to Prepare for a Listing Presentation: 7 Key Steps. List The Benefits of Your Brokerage.

My 2015 holiday speaker gift list is here!

Speak Schmeak

And it''s also the time of the year, when I update my annual list of speaker gifts, to help you find the best gifts for the speaker in your life -- who might just be you! It''s the most wonderful time of the year!

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The Don't Miss This List, Edition 6

Professionally Speaking...

PREVIOUS "DON'T MISS THIS" LISTS The Don't Miss This List, Edition 5 The Don't Miss This List, Edition 4 The Don't Miss This List, Edition 3 The Don't Miss This List, Edition 2 The Don't Miss This List, Edition 1. Tags: Presentation Anxiety Presentation Tips and Techniques The Don't Miss This List breathing techniques fear of public speaking Seth Godin

The Secret to Making Your Way to the Decision Makers Short List and Getting the Gig

Speaker Launcher

If you want to book the gig, you need to make it to the decision maker's short list. Here's how: The post The Secret to Making Your Way to the Decision Makers Short List and Getting the Gig appeared first on Jane Atkinson.

List-a-Palooza kicks off May 30!

Speak Schmeak

Have you heard of List-a-Palooza ? It''s a 90-day list-building challenge organized by PJ Van Hulle to see how rapidly you can grow your e-mail list. Join me and let''s build our lists together!

On My Regret List: Over-Education

Jane Genova: Speechwriter - Ghostwriter

Bloomberg hammers this: For Q4 2018, student loan delinquencies totaled $166.4 billion. An account is classified as "delinquent" when it is 90 days overdue. The main reason is that what graduates earn is not enough to enable the payment of the student loan debt.

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The Don't Miss This List, Edition 4

Professionally Speaking...

I haven't published a "Don't Miss This" List for a while.can you tell I'm a little behind on reading my feeds? In catching up on some of my favorite blogs, I found several I wanted to share: A clever comparison from Janes-List shows us 5 ways public speaking is like dieting. PREVIOUS "DON'T MISS THIS" LISTS: The Don't Miss This List, Edition 3. The Don't Miss This List, Edition 2.

The Don't Miss This List, Edition 5

Professionally Speaking...

PREVIOUS "DON'T MISS THIS" LISTS: The Don't Miss This List, Edition 4. The Don't Miss This List, Edition 3. The Don't Miss This List, Edition 2. The Don't Miss This List, Edition 1. Tags: PowerPoint Practice and Rehearsal Questions The Don't Miss This List audience business presentations PowerPoint Seth Godin

Holiday shopping list for your favorite speaker

Speak Schmeak

I've updated my annual shopping list again this year to help you find the best gifts for your favorite speaker -- who might just be you! Updates are marked with two asterisks (**) for readers who want to jump right to the new stuff.

[Podcast] How to Find Clients by Building Your List with Hugh Culver

Speaker Launcher

The solution might lie in your email list. Speaker and author, Hugh Culver knows a thing or two about email list-building. He’s used his list to get many of his speaking engagements over the years. The solution might lie in your email list.

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THE DON'T MISS THIS LIST, EDITION 3

Professionally Speaking...

Tags: The Don't Miss This List Confucius inspiration inspirational speeches PowerPoint Seth Godin

How to Create Realistic To-Do Lists and Get More Done

SlideModel

The to do list debate never gets old. Some swear by their agendas saying that having a to do list is the only thing keeping them sane. Others shrug and state that listing up a bunch of tasks never helps them get more done. How to Be More Productive with To Do Lists: The Premises.

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Remove Retiring from a Bucket List, Prepare to "Nomad"

Jane Genova: Speechwriter - Ghostwriter

  The conclusion: Maybe retiring shouldn't be on a bucket list. Retirement has passed the threshold of affordability. That's even in low-cost cities such as Cleveland, Ohio. According to GoBankingRates.com, there, over-65 households need $38,147 annually to just make it.

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Bill O’Reilly Dominates the NYTimes Bestseller List

TJ Walker Interactive

Uncategorized bill o'reilly killing kennedy killing lincoln List NYT Bestseller

Add to List of Fake: (most of) Retirement Advice

Jane Genova: Speechwriter - Ghostwriter

Retirement advice is big business.    Everywhere some enterprise, including media outlets, is pontificating certainties. Do these 5 things and you won't run out of money. Commit these 7 sins of financial planning and you will wind up homeless. Most of that is The Fake.

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My 2014 Reading List: 52 Books in 52 Weeks

Speak and Deliver

Unstoppable - Nick Vujucic - been on my list a long time, actually. The Four Agreements - Don Miguel Ruiz - long on my list. 2014 Reading List 52 Books in 52 Weeks Marketing Books Speaking Books

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The best and longest list of new PowerPoint 2010 features

PowerPoint Tips

My friend, Echo Swinford, who’s a PowerPoint MVP (Most Valuable Professional) has written up a great list of the new features of PowerPoint 2010. Before making a decision about whether or not to upgrade, read the list !

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A List of the “Best of the Best” in Public Speaking Information

DeFinis Communications

So how did they decide which people and companies to include in their list? Ranking these sites exactly would have been too difficult and subjective; coming to a consensus on 101 great sites to include on a comprehensive list was more practical.

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Medium, Multiple Jobs Listed on Mediabistro 6/18/18 9 (help-wanted)

Jane Genova: Speechwriter - Ghostwriter

There are others listed. Details. That is just one job. careers

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Lists by Forbes, et al. of Most Wealthy

Jane Genova: Speechwriter - Ghostwriter

In addition, those such as Theranos founder, Elizabeth Holmes, can fall off the list. There was a paradigm shift which began with the collapse of the dot.coms at the end of the 1990s and the post-9/11 recession. That was completed during The Great Recession.

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A List of the “Best of the Best” in Public Speaking Information

DeFinis Communications

So how did they decide which people and companies to include in their list? Ranking these sites exactly would have been too difficult and subjective; coming to a consensus on 101 great sites to include on a comprehensive list was more practical.

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Judson Welliver’s laundry lists

Ian Griffin - Professionally Speaking

The history of the annual State of the Union speech is examined in a fascinating article by Bob Lehrman in the Christian Science Monitor. State of The Union: The crafting of a speech looks back at the speechwriters and presidents who have delivered State of the Union (SOTU) speeches. The very first speechwriter to help write [.]. Culture Shock! Public Speaking SOTU

Dow Jones - Multiple Jobs Listed on Mediabistro 4/10/19 (help-wanted)

Jane Genova: Speechwriter - Ghostwriter

Details  Above is just one of the opportunities. careers

2019 40

American Media, Multiple Jobs Listed on Mediabistro 4/3/19 (help wanted)

Jane Genova: Speechwriter - Ghostwriter

Here is just one of them. careers

2019 40

Definitive list of public speaking blogs – updated with Twitter

Craig Strachan - Keep Talking!

Andrew Dlugan, custodian of the list to top public speaking blogs, has just updated the list to include the Twitter profiles. You can view the update list here. Related posts: 70 Great Public Speaking Blogs I came across a great list on Andrew Dlugan’s website. Thanks Andrew for the update.

Ideas - Prospects Want Those, Not Laundry List of Credentials

Jane Genova: Speechwriter - Ghostwriter

  No, they don't want us to recite a laundry list of our credentials. The currency of 2017 is The Idea. Finally, I got that. When prospects contact communications strategists/content-providers, they want us to showcase that we are a bulging source of ideas.

Ninth Anniversary: Gratitude list could have been bucket list

Jane Genova: Speechwriter - Ghostwriter

 The bucket list has been replaced by a gratitude list.  Nine years ago this month I wanted to die. Download Geezerguts. 

Holiday shopping list for your favorite speaker

Speak Schmeak

I've updated my annual shopping list again this year to help you find the best gifts for your favorite speaker -- who might just be you! Updates are marked with two asterisks (**) for readers who want to jump right to the new stuff.

3 part lists revisited again!

Max Atkinson

Today Mendip District Council only collect our recycling boxes, but NOT our green wheelie bins (see the late Gail Jefferson on 3 part lists: [link] Who''d have thought any local authority smart enough to know about the power of three part lists? Not to mention a pub at Lulworth Cove in Dorset which has a welcoming three part list on its wall reading: SLEEPING EATING DRINKING

Top Ten List

Humor Power

I miss David Letterman and his Top Ten Lists. If he were still making his nightly appearances, we would probably see something funnier than this: Ten Things We’re Waiting for Trump to Say. “I didn’t say anything about John McCain. The creature on my head is a ventriloquist.” ” “What I said was that McCain liked to serve greek sandwiches and that doesn’t make him a Gyro.” ” “I called John McCain to tell him I was joking.

RETIRED! Tuft's David W. Harder Joins List Now Watched More Than Obits

Jane Genova: Speechwriter - Ghostwriter

  That list of who retires and who hangs in there - like Rupert Murdoch and Betty White - has become a must-watch. " Now that Harder is off the watch list, in a sense he ceases to exist. Tufts University, which always stood in the shadow of Harvard, made an announcement.

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Bloomberg, Multiple Reports Jobs Listed on Mediabistro.com on 6/6/18

Jane Genova: Speechwriter - Ghostwriter

Here is one. careers

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Public Relations Pros, Bucket Lists, And Re-Thinking The Content

Jane Genova: Speechwriter - Ghostwriter

So, the bucket lists of the pros in the industry are also all over the place. For an old pro like Jack O'Dwyer, head of Odwyerpr.com , toward the top of the his bucket list might be this: Resolving to his total satisfaction his feud with the PRSA. Change your bucket list.

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