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11 Tips: When Technology Comes to Work

Matt Eventoff

Technology in the workplace has certainly become a proverbial “double-edged sword.” ” While it is making life easier on many levels, sometimes easier actually becomes harder.

Technology is a luxury, not a necessity

Speak Schmeak

I''ve just got one tip for you, which precludes all the others: Prepare for your technology to fail. Consider technology "nice to have" rather than "must have." Technology cannot do the work for you. PowerPoint Public Speaking Anxiety Speakers Technology The Business of Speakin

Don't be a technology dinosaur

Speak Schmeak

I attended a conference last weekend where several speakers had technology issues that could easily have been solved in advance if they had any idea how their technology worked. If there's one little technology glitch, the audience can get past it and the speaker can move on.

Interview: Jag Randhawa – Technology Innovator

Ian Griffin - Professionally Speaking

Jag serves as the Vice President of Information Technology and eCommerce at CAMICO Mutual Insurance, where he manages the Technology portfolio and eCommerce channel. Jag has more than 20 years of technology industry experience. Jag has degrees in Electronics Engineering and Information Technology. Podcasts Public Speaking Pro-Track Profile technology innovation“Creativity is thinking up new things.

Technology & humanity: The Luke Hand Organization

Presentation Zen

Luke’s hand was science fiction, but the technology that is being developed these days is approaching the level of that pictured in the world of science fiction. Ormsby reminds us that technology has created remarkable things.

10 Of The Best Tools For Hosting A Webinar

Presentation Guru

Technology Interaction presentation technology Video WebinarThere are a number of methods used by individuals and organizations to reach a wide audience using the internet.

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The Best Ways Online To Create An Animated Presentation

Presentation Guru

… Software Technology Animation Apps & Add-Ins featured presentation technology VideoA lot of people rely on static slide decks created using conventional presentation apps like PowerPoint or Keynote. It seems that the use of animations is still perhaps overrated.

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Present in Four Places at the Same Time

Presentation Guru

Technology has completely changed the way presenters can get their message out to an audience. … Message Technology Apps & Add-Ins Audience Connection credibility Live Stream Podcast presentation technology Webinar YouTube

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10 Essential Items For The Presenter On the Go

Presentation Guru

… Hardware Technology featured preparation presentation technologyIf you are a professional presenter, motivational speaker or someone who has to give presentations frequently, you might want to use your own presentation kit.

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How To Get Instant Feedback From Your Audience

Presentation Guru

… Software Technology Apps & Add-Ins Audience Connection Events Interaction presentation technologyGetting your audience engaged is the most important things you can do when presenting.

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Technology Bonanza: Must Have Apps for Speakers

Speaker Launcher

Whether you are a new speaker, or someone who has been around awhile, there’s always some new technology that you haven’t heard about. for more on this, remembering that technology changes daily.

BATS Global Markets: Its problems shake trust in technology

Jane Genova: Speechwriter - Ghostwriter

Is the universe sending mankind a message about technology?    It will take a lot longer to fix the perception that technology fails too often and in too potentially catastrophic a manner.

Five Things You Didn’t Know PowerPoint Could Do

Presentation Guru

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New Technology Use Revolutionizes Communications Training | Media Training

TJ Walker Interactive

The more some things change, like technology, the more some things stay the same, like most people’s desire to get certain types of trainings face-to-face. Thankfully, technology has now arrived (and more important, most people feel comfortable using it) to solve this problem. I’ve been conducting media and presentation training for 30 years and most of what I do is face-to face, which sends me to interesting places like Dubai and Delhi not infrequently.

Steve Jobs – Public Speaking, Preparation & Practice

Matt Eventoff

What made Steve Jobs an effective communicator was not innovation or new technology. business computing effective effective communicators Information Technology innovation jobs new technology pescetarians Pixar practice preparation Public Speaking publics steve steve jobs

Executive Communication Skills: Tech Habits

Matt Eventoff

Technology has changed how we work and often where we work, as we are now all mobile, and always on. Technology has penetrated every crevice of the working environment, it has not, and will not, replace the value and importance of face-to-face human interaction. Smartphones, net books and tablets have enabled our ability to work faster, cheaper, more efficiently and often more productively.

What Is The Best Multi-Touch Presentation Tool Around?

Presentation Guru

At Presentation Guru, we continuously try and keep our audience updated with the newest technology available. … Technology Visuals Interaction Powerpoint Alternative Presentation Design presentation technology Software

Money Talks: Silicon Valley Venture Capitalists

Ian Griffin - Professionally Speaking

Technology Mark Anbdreesen Venture CapitalHere in California, the rush for wealth long ago shifted from the foothills of the Sierra Nevada mountains where the 49ers panned for gold, to the Sand Hill Road offices of Silicon Valley venture capitalists (V.C.’s). ’s).

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The Perfect Retreat

DeFinis Communications

Taking time off from the rigors of work, technology, and the daily grind is critical for keeping creativity and motivation high. This is another installment in my Wednesday for Women blog series, where I feature information to help women gain greater influence, power, and confidence in their professional and personal life. If you’re a man reading this, please enjoy it and then forward these weekly Wednesday blogs to the powerful women in your life. They’ll thank you for it!

Why My Clients Will Pay $2000/hour for PowerPoint

Presentation Guru

Here, Nolan gives some tips he’s learned from personal experience about summing up an hourly rate by value, rather than time. … Powerpoint Software PowerPoint Practice presentation technology

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Tech Habits Can Crush Careers: 10 Steps to Take Today

Matt Eventoff

Technology has changed how we work and often where we work, as we are now all mobile, and always on. Technology has penetrated every crevice of the working environment, it has not, and will not, replace the value and importance of face-to-face human interaction. Uncategorized ipad work iphone work making technology work mobile at work mobile etiquette phone etiquette remote office remote work smartphone work technology at work technology in work wireless workplace work email

Get the best price on technology purchases, clothing — and anything else!

PowerPoint Tips

Do you buy electronics and more on Amazon, Newegg, or other sites? If so, I’d like to introduce you to a new, free service that will help you get the lowest price. Many people don’t realize that prices fluctuate constantly, particularly on websites like Amazon, which allow third party vendors to continually undercut one another.

Who Doesn’t Want Great Presentation Technology on the Cheap?

Presentation Guru

As a fellow communicator, geek, and genuine cheapskate (just ask my wife), I’ve always been intrigued by great technology for presentations and events that provide effective ways to engage an audience and yet are truly “on the cheap”.…

Top Tech Tools to Build Audience Engagement

DeFinis Communications

The good news is that today’s technology tools can help you do that—while you’re speaking in real time. At the other end of the technology spectrum are Audience Response Systems (ARS). To get an idea of what ARS offers these days, check out Turning Technologies.

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Aspiring Women

DeFinis Communications

No one ever said work was easy, but for women, the workplace can be an increasingly difficult place. First, the old cliché of the “glass ceiling” is still alive and well in many industries. Second, the fact is that women still earn less than men—77 cents to every man’s dollar, to be exact. Yes, women have to overcome a lot to be successful. Therefore, having the advanced skills to break through that ceiling and help shrink the pay gap is critical.

The Easiest (And Most Effective) Way To See How You Really Present

Presentation Guru

Here, Chad has given us a review of GoReact, a new program that allows speakers to get feedback in real time when presenting. … Feedback Software Nerves Practice Presentation Mistakes presentation technology reviews

The Best Presentation Apps for iPhone and iPad

Presentation Guru

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Don't be a technology dinosaur

Speak Schmeak

I attended a conference last weekend where several speakers had technology issues that could easily have been solved in advance if they had any idea how their technology worked. If there's one little technology glitch, the audience can get past it and the speaker can move on.

My 2015 holiday speaker gift list is here!

Speak Schmeak

Technology I''ve been using the Flip cam forever, and while it''s no longer being manufactured, mine still works great! Fun Stuff Resources Technology The Business of Speaking It''s the most wonderful time of the year!

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Technology, or Lack Thereof, at the Podium

TJ Walker Interactive

To read David Pogue’s thoughts on technology and presenting from the NewYorkTimes.com click here. Reader response by TJ Walker Dave, you are my favorite tech columnist in the world and your videos are brilliant. But for the love of Pete, you over-complicate speaking. I recommended that you have a single sheet of notes printed in big bold [.]. Uncategorized david pogue Media Training new york times

Presentation Resolutions: Embrace Technology

Professionally Speaking...

Although we only have three hundred and forty-four days left in 2010, I, for one, don't think it's too late to create some New Year's resolutions for the year.

E-Learning - Technology Better Fix This Problem

Jane Genova: Speechwriter - Ghostwriter

It will take a technological solution to stop this farming out of instructional tasks. Online education or e-learning has yet another challenge. Some of the standard ones range from low-completion rate to the learners' need to engage with a real human being in-person. 

How To Present PowerPoint on iPads and iPhones

Presentation Guru

With the growing popularity of smartphones, it’s important for all presenters to know the advantages of using one for a presentation.

Outshine your slides with proper lighting

Speak Schmeak

I'm not going make the assumption that all A/V guys (or gals) only care about the technology in the room, but it was certainly the case with this man. Take charge of the lighting in the room the way you take charge of the room layout and non-technological aspects of your presentation.

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Why Webinars are Great and How to Design Them Effectively

Presentation Guru

Technology Understand your Audience Audience Connection featured presentation technology WebinarMore and more presentations these days are given via webinar instead of with a live audience in the same room as the presenter.

Communication Tips for Technical Professionals

Matt Eventoff

II with more communication tips coming soon… Uncategorized Career communication tips for technical professionals Human Capital Management Human Resources Information Technology management matt eventoff Strategy Team Team Management Technical professionals technology professionals Workforce Management

The Visual Thinking Revolution is Here!

Duarte Blog

Advances in neuroscience and fMRI technology demonstrate that our brains are more creative and imaginative when operating under reward vs. threat conditions. Technology gives us exciting new tools. Adaption of new technologies will accelerate.

Resonate Is Hot Off the iBook Presses!

Duarte Blog

The iPad technology allows us to produce the book in the visual, cinematic manner I originally envisioned.”. Resonate has made the leap from book to iBook ! A significantly enhanced version of the best-selling business book is currently on an iBookshelf near you.

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Conference Best Practices: The Tech Policy Summit

Ian Griffin - Professionally Speaking

Business Communication Technology #TPS2012 Tech Policy SummitThe recent Tech Policy Summit at the Silverado Country Club in the Napa Valley was a well organized and engaging event. Too many conferences are painful to attend; lengthy keynote speeches in windowless hotel rooms, rubber chicken and endless PowerPoint conspire to dull the senses. This event was an exception. Here’s a list of the [.].

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Guest Posting: Executive Leaders Have Something in Common with Old Kings, Marianne Gobeil

Ian Griffin - Professionally Speaking

Business Communication Cultural Differences TechnologyMarianne Gobeil is the CEO and founder of Leading Communicators.