Create an animated intro for videos in PowerPoint

PowerPoint Tips

If you want to create a series of short training or promotional videos, it’s useful to have an intro that you put in front of each video. This might include your company’s branding or just create a theme that viewers associate with your videos. Add a background video.

2020 172

22 tips for effective video presentations

Manner of Speaking

Presentations via videoconference on … Continue reading → Video public speaking Skype video conference video presentations ZoomThese days, an increasing number of presentations are delivered, not from a stage, but in front of a computer screen. The audience is live but dispersed across offices and cities or even countries and time zones.

2018 192
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Creative Video for Communicators

Ian Griffin - Professionally Speaking

As a past Chapter President (2008-09) I was invited to the meeting where the current national president, Brian Walter, CPAE, CSP held a brilliant workshop modestly titled ‘A Bazillion Extreme Ways to Use Video DURING Your Speeches’ This […]. Business Communication Technology videoThis Saturday I attended the annual Presidents Day meeting of the National Speakers Association Northern California Chapter.

2018 161

Tips for Everyday Videos with Matt Pierce

Speaker Launcher

Want great video that will help scale your speaking business? The post Tips for Everyday Videos with Matt Pierce appeared first on Jane Atkinson. Matthew Pierce from TechSmith shares his best tips for speaking on camera.

Time to Vote: Best Virtual Demo Video Contest

Speaker Launcher

A couple of weeks ago, we announced our Best Virtual Demo Video contest, and all I can say is WOW! Thank you to all of the speakers who submitted their videos. The post Time to Vote: Best Virtual Demo Video Contest appeared first on Jane Atkinson.

The 2021 Best Virtual Demo Video Contest

Speaker Launcher

The post The 2021 Best Virtual Demo Video Contest appeared first on Jane Atkinson. Over the last 14 months we’ve seen some major shifts in the professional speaking industry due to the COVID-19 pandemic.

Announcing the Winner of the Best Virtual Demo Video Contest

Speaker Launcher

Wow, we were just blown away by the response to this year’s best virtual demo video contest. The post Announcing the Winner of the Best Virtual Demo Video Contest appeared first on Jane Atkinson.

7 Tips for Public Speakers in a 2-minute video

Manner of Speaking

In my previous post , I shared a video from my YouTube Channel in which I drew on Japanese culture and talked about the benefit for public speakers of being out in nature. Today, I am back with another video in a different format.

Using Video to Rock Your Speaking Business with Dan Thurmon

Speaker Launcher

On this episode of The Wealthy Speaker Podcast, we are talking about how to use video to help grow your speaking business. Today we are so fortunate to be joined by my good friend Dan Thurmon, who is here to share his expertise on what makes great video and how to use it in your […]. The post Using Video to Rock Your Speaking Business with Dan Thurmon appeared first on Jane Atkinson. Why video is critical for me. Suggestions for phenomenal video.

2019 68

7 Tips for Public Speakers in a 2-minute video

Manner of Speaking

In my previous post , I shared a video from my YouTube Channel in which I drew on Japanese culture and talked about the benefit for public speakers of being out in nature. Today, I am back with another video in a different format.

Easily sync lyrics with a music video in PowerPoint

PowerPoint Tips

The instructions discuss how to sync lyrics with a music video, but you could use it to transcribe the text of a tutorial as well. When presenting a music video where the vocals (message) are occasionally not perfectly intelligible, you might want to give viewers the advantage of KNOWING the words. Insert the video. Insert the video by choosing Insert tab, then Video or Movie, then Video on my PC, Video from File, or Movie from File (depending on your version of PowerPoint).

2014 181

How to … Use Video in Your Presentations

Presentation Guru

Earlier in September, my fellow columnist Rob Oliver wrote a great piece on using video in sales presentations. In this blog, as part of my occasional “How to…” series, I want to build on and expand his ideas and reflect on the use of video more generally.… … Technology Visuals featured VideoIf you are in sales or pitching, he has some fantastic ideas for you.

2019 70

4 steps to create a video from PowerPoint slides

PowerPoint Tips

You can create great videos using PowerPoint! A common reason to create videos is to post them on YouTube but you can post them on a website or on social media as well. Here are the basic steps to create a video from PowerPoint slides: 1. The basic concept is to keep things moving like they would in a video. A video is a very different medium from a slide presentation, so you have to think differently. Export to video format. Choose Create a Video.

2016 133

Start a video with a remote

PowerPoint Tips

A subscriber asked how to start playing a video while using a remote. Let’s say that you want to play a video but you don’t want it to play as soon as you display the slide. You want to explain the point on the slide first, then play the video to validate your point. Furthermore, let’s say that you are using a remote and don’t want to have to walk over to your laptop and click on the video itself. Insert the video.

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4 layouts that always look good-video training

PowerPoint Tips

However, in this case, seeing me create the layouts might be more helpful than reading about them, so I thought you would find this 8-minute video helpful. Get my free video training, "13 techniques that will make designing your slides EASY." The post 4 layouts that always look good-video training appeared first on PowerPoint Tips Blog. In my bestselling e-book, Slide Design for Non-Designers, I cover 4 layouts that always look good.

2018 156

Project SuperHero video interview

Executive Speech Coach

career tips interview professional speaking videoEnjoy this 32 minute - on Project Superhero. George Torok interviewed by host Prithiviraj Saminathan (Raj). Raj is on a mission to interview 90 people with inspiring messages from around the world.

2020 52

Create a video zoom effect from photos in PowerPoint

PowerPoint Tips

You’ve probably seen videos which are just a series of photos that zoom in or perhaps move a little. You can create this in MovieMaker or a similar low-end video editor but you can also do it in PowerPoint. You can then output it as a video. Here’s the video I created from some photos I took at a local park last fall. So let’s get started creating this video! Have you created a video-like presentation this way?

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Side-by-side speaker video and slide content for a live presentation feel

PowerPoint Tips

Start by watching this short video. https://s3.amazonaws.com/ellenfinkelstein.com/pptblog/powerpoint-tips-video-slide-content-side-by-side.mp4. You can place a video of you speaking on one side of your slide and use the other side for your slide content to come a little closer to a live presentation feel when you need to provide a pre-recorded presentation. On YouTube (or another video sharing site) for marketing or for clients. Keep the video selected.

2015 147

Create a video from photos in PowerPoint

PowerPoint Tips

Do you have some business photos that you would like to highlight in a presentation or post on your company’s website as a video? In PowerPoint 2010, you can go one step further and convert your photos to video format. This is important if you want to end up with a video. For information on how to add slide timing, see my tip, “ Create a video effect. “ To create a video in PowerPoint 2010, choose File> Save & Send> Create a Video.

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4 Tips to Present Like a Pro Over Video Conference

SketchBubble

As they say, every problem has an opportunity; video conferencing has emerged as a business savior for many organizations in this […]. The post 4 Tips to Present Like a Pro Over Video Conference appeared first on SketchBubble Official Blog.

Atheist Chronicles video blog

Six-Figure Freelancer Blog

Video blog: The Atheist Chronicles by Paul Lima… Paul Lima is a freelance writer, writing trainer and a devout atheist. ” This video-blog is an overview of his book. He has written a book called “The Atheist Chronicles.” link] … It’s … Continue reading →

2020 40

Video promos 3 works of fiction

Six-Figure Freelancer Blog

Video Blog: MS Warrior Paul Lima has written 3 non-fiction books: Rebel in the Back Seat, 10 coming of age no matter the age collection of short stories Geri: Post-Pandemic LGBTQ+ Novel About Something, aka a humorous spoof of Seinfeld, … Continue reading →

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How Vistage & Video Can Boost Your Speaking Business with Gair Maxwell

Speaker Launcher

On this episode of The Wealthy Speaker Show, we are joined by Branding Expert, Gair Maxwell who will share his story and thoughts on Vistage as well as some great ideas on how to use video to propel your speaking career. The post How Vistage & Video Can Boost Your Speaking Business with Gair Maxwell appeared first on Jane Atkinson. Using video in your business and where to post. Video is forever and can keep business coming in long after it’s first posted.

2019 63

Post your PowerPoint presentation as a video to YouTube

PowerPoint Tips

I get lots of requests for information on how to post a presentation as a video to YouTube. Choose File> Save and Send> Create a Video. The video output will include sounds and narration, and even embedded videos! Camtasia is video-recording software, so you run through your presentation and Camtasia creates a video. Jing is also a video-capture program and you can record your narration as you go. It doesn’t let you edit your video.

2011 192

5 Ways Using Video Will Make Your Presentation Even Better

Presentation Guru

… Technology Visuals featured VideoThanks to the accessibility of high-speed internet connectivity, staggering amounts of information are available at everyone’s fingertips. This, in fact, makes it even more challenging to deliver a sales presentation that leaves a lasting impression on your potential clients. Want to know how you can beat the competition and impress your potential clients like never before?…

2019 63

Business video: get ready for the surge

Ian Griffin - Professionally Speaking

Business Communication Technology business video Cisco Laurie BrownBy Ian Griffin and Laurie Brown Laurie Brown has over two decades of experience as a trainer and speaker, helping her audience improve their customer service, sales and presentation skills. She started her career as a professional actor, performing in hundreds of training films, commercials and movies. This experience has provided her with the ability [.].

2011 148

Video - Marketing Power Tool, But Only If Used Right

Jane Genova: Speechwriter - Ghostwriter

It's all-good with video for marketing and sales. For example, more than 50% of those in the loop have found the use of video to be generating the highest ROI. And, about 80% documented that having a video on a landing page can boost conversion rates by 80%. 

2020 56

WinAnyway LIVE - Daily Videos are HARD

Speak and Deliver

Good Place Motivation productivity Star Trek Discovery Your Honor

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How to Deliver a Great Video Presentation

SketchBubble

Unless you’ve been living in a secluded Tibetan monastery high atop a Himalayan ridge, you probably know that video is a hot new online trend. From vlogging to online video workshops, skype to Youtube, Periscope to videoconferencing, there is no escaping the power of video. The post How to Deliver a Great Video Presentation appeared first on SketchBubble Official Blog.

2018 61

How to survive watching yourself on video

Speaking about Presenting

Do you hate the idea of watching yourself on video? There’s only one way to prove this to yourself and that’s by watching yourself present on video. So here are some tips to not only survive watching your video but to give yourself a boost of confidence: 1. Choose a friend who was at the live presentation when you were videoed. Most people find watching themselves on video to be a little weird. That’s because of the frame provided by the video.

2009 163

Video: Grace Hu-Morley

Ian Griffin - Professionally Speaking

Social Media and video offer distinctive and creative ways to differentiate yourself. Tags: Business Communication Marketing Social Media Cisco Systems Grace Hu-Morley video resumes Job seekers benefit when they profile their skills and capabilities in ways that go beyond the plain-text resume and cookie-cutter LinkedIn profile. They are heard above the noise of other candidates and promote their value to employers in ways that stand out. Short, informational [.].

2009 100

Video: Grace Hu-Morley

Ian Griffin - Professionally Speaking

Social Media and video offer distinctive and creative ways to differentiate yourself. Tags: Business Communication Marketing Social Media Cisco Systems Grace Hu-Morley video resumes Job seekers benefit when they profile their skills and capabilities in ways that go beyond the plain-text resume and cookie-cutter LinkedIn profile. They are heard above the noise of other candidates and promote their value to employers in ways that stand out. Short, informational [.].

2009 100

Video: Grace Hu-Morley

Ian Griffin - Professionally Speaking

Social Media and video offer distinctive and creative ways to differentiate yourself. Tags: Business Communication Marketing Cisco Systems Grace Hu-Morley video resumes Job seekers benefit when they profile their skills and capabilities in ways that go beyond the plain-text resume and cookie-cutter LinkedIn profile. They are heard above the noise of other candidates and promote their value to employers in ways that stand out. Short, informational [.].

2009 100

Video tutorial: Create a theme in PowerPoint from scratch

PowerPoint Tips

Here’s a video of a session from Power Pointers Quarter Hour that shows the process of how to create a theme in PowerPoint — similar to one that I often use. Get my free video training, "13 techniques that will make designing your slides EASY." The post Video tutorial: Create a theme in PowerPoint from scratch appeared first on PowerPoint Tips Blog.

2015 144

Video: 2012 Ragan Speechwriting Conference

Ian Griffin - Professionally Speaking

From first-time attendees to 10-year veterans, attendees at the 2012 Ragan Speechwriters Conference were uniformly impressed with the event. Hear what a random baker’s dozen of the audience had to say. Speechwriting Ragan Speechwriters Conference

2012 133

Video Applications - Goucher Disrupts

Jane Genova: Speechwriter - Ghostwriter

Instead of spending months being coached for the SAT, applicants to Goucher can plan and create a video. But they probably have been hanging around video from the get-go. Let's follow how members of the Class of 2015 who submitted video applications are faring. Branding Current Affairs Generational Divide Online video Personal Musings Selling Values Web/Tech Writing

2015 50

VIDEO: Creative challenges for the Holidays

Ian Griffin - Professionally Speaking

Here’s wishing everyone a Happy Holiday with the sincere wish that clients or managers at work don’t try your patience in the ways shown in these two hilarious videos. Do either of these creative challenges resonate with you? Viewpoint Creative – Holiday Card from Viewpoint Creative on Vimeo. Culture Shock! Shallow End Humor

2011 144

“Little Face Mitt” Video

TJ Walker Interactive

Uncategorized "Little Face Mitt" Video Mitt Romney

2012 47

Insert video in PowerPoint

PowerPoint Tips

How do you put video files into PowerPoint? Can you show video in a PowerPoint presentation? Video files come in several formats. The answer is yes! In fact, it's very easy. The formats that work well in PowerPoint are: AVI, WMV, MPG (or MPEG) Before you start, you must put

2009 100

How to transform presentation content into video social media posts

More than PowerPoint...

Here’s a question about presentations and videos I started to get a lot last month. How do you do those square, short, silent little videos that you share on LinkedIn and Twitter? Yes, Canva excels at quick online video creation. I’m finding a lot of people use Canva — but we tend not to think of using it for video. I show you how in this two minute video.

That "Pivot to Video" - Smirk, Smirk

Jane Genova: Speechwriter - Ghostwriter

On Tuesday, plaintiffs Crowd Siren, an ad firm, and Jonathan Murdough, who had purchased video ads, amended the complaint based on what they had learned during discovery. At the heart of the lawsuit is the allegation that Facebook misrepresented the amount of time users were spending viewing a video on the social platform. The longer the user was supposedly viewing the video the more Facebook could charge advertisers.   Initially, "LLE ONE, et al.

2018 40

YOU on VIDEO Workshop – If Warren Buffett can do it so can YOU

Speaking Freely

Have you been holding back from making videos due to fear of making a fool of yourself? You already know that video can boost your career, your product or service. Take look at Warren Buffett having fun on video and [.]. Camera Presence Confidence Interviewing public speaking Video You on Video Making Videos Public Speaking Course public speaking training You on Video Workshop

2012 135

Create a torn edge effect–with video tutorial

PowerPoint Tips

Watch the video tutorial! The post Create a torn edge effect–with video tutorial appeared first on PowerPoint Tips Blog. Sometimes you need to show part of an image. This is especially common when you’re showing a screenshot of a document or form. I can think of 2 reasons for this: The image is too big to show clearly on the slide. You want to focus the attention of the audience on a small portion of the image.

2014 152