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 […].

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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 162

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."

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Sync animation with a video or audio

PowerPoint Tips

Have you ever wanted to synch animation with a video or audio file so that the animation happens at a specified point? Starting with PowerPoint 2010, you can add bookmarks to video or audio files. Listen to the video again and figure out at which point you want to trigger the animation.

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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. Export to video format.

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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. Insert the video. If you prefer to have a “staging screen” that segues into the video, duplicate the first slide, and insert the video on the second slide.

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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.

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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.

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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.

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"Dateline" - Video Games as Social Networks

Jane Genova: Speechwriter - Ghostwriter

On television, viewers like real-life crime and mystery. So, it's expected that the combination of the two would flood programming. There are plenty of shows on television with the format of real-life crime that gets solved on the air.

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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! It doesn’t let you edit your video.

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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. The longer the user was supposedly viewing the video the more Facebook could charge advertisers.

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Workshop video

Speak Schmeak

Thought I'd show some video I shot at my last workshop with my Flip Mino. I've wanted to incorporate more video and photos of my audiences, and this is an easy way to do it.

2009 130

American Donald video; ‘guess who’ is singing!

Six-Figure Freelancer Blog

You can hear the song, view the video and read the lyrics here: [link]. If you like American Woman, and if Trump is not your cuppa, and if you enjoy a rockin’ female singer, you will enjoy the video! I can’t say who the singer is; she was happy to sing the song, and she really rocks it, but she doesn’t want her name on the video, in case she needs to go to the US one day… About the singer I can only say “Guess Who”!)….

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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."

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Video: Get the response you want from your audience

Speak Schmeak

Well, now it's a video! Engaging the Audience Video Public Speaking Techniques and StrategiesRemember this blog post about asking questions in a way that you get the response you want from the audience? And updated , to boot. Check it out.

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.

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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

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

“Little Face Mitt” Video

TJ Walker Interactive

Uncategorized "Little Face Mitt" Video Mitt Romney

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Do you embed YouTube videos on your website? If so, you need this (in my opinion)

Succeed Speaking

You’ve got video on your website, right? Thankfully, it’s pretty easy to get video on your site these days — especially with YouTube. YouTube videos perform well — or can be optimized to perform well — in the search engines. YouTube Videos Are Ugly.

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.

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How to Add Video into Text and Shapes in PowerPoint

Presentation Guru

Ever wondered how to do those cool slides where the video plays inside either text or shapes? Wonder no more, because we’ve put together this short video showing you exactly how to do it.

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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.

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Flipped Teaching: Get Ready for Your Close-up! Great Concept but New Video Teaching Skills Needed.

Speaking Freely

The flipped classroom concept allows students to watch short instructional videos outside of the classroom and then to practice skills in class while a [.]. Camera Presence Confidence Fear of Public Speaking public speaking Video You on Video Look Good on Video overcoming fear of public speaking Presence Public Speaking Course Video ConfidenceLearning by doing is how we learn! Seems so simple.

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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.

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How to Avoid Half Cadence Video Simulations

Jane Genova: Speechwriter - Ghostwriter

The first time I immersed myself in a video-based simulation, I felt like something was off, uneasy,, or just plain awkward. Avoid short video responses like “yes” and “no,” as well as nonverbal communication from the on-screen actor.

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Being Present: A Two Minute Video Exercise

Speaker Launcher

I am also guessing that many of you spend a significant amount of time on that device – checking email, participating on social media platforms, watching videos, etc. The post Being Present: A Two Minute Video Exercise appeared first on Jane Atkinson.

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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 [.].

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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 [.].

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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 [.].

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How to Turn Your PowerPoint into a Video

Presentation Guru

PowerPoint versions released over the past decade come equipped with the option to turn your PowerPoint slides into a video. However, you might need to make some major changes to the video using a video editing tool.

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What’s Hot & What’s Not in Demo Videos with Chris West

Speaker Launcher

The post What’s Hot & What’s Not in Demo Videos with Chris West appeared first on Jane Atkinson. Chris West is joining us to talk about the questions to ask to ensure that you are presenting a clear narrative in your demo video to help you get the gig. Chris West is the owner and founder of Video Narrative, a production company that specializes in growing speaking businesses through brand clarity, speaker demo reels, and website design. .

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

Crushing the Platform… Rocking the Video with Robin Creasman

Speaker Launcher

The post Crushing the Platform… Rocking the Video with Robin Creasman appeared first on Jane Atkinson. In this episode of The Wealthy Speaker Podcast, I’m talking to Robin Creasman about crushing the platform and creating a killer demo video to get more speaking business. In this podcast, Robin and I discuss how crushing the platform and creating a killer demo video or sizzle reel are two very effective ways in which you can get more business as a speaker.

Video: Get the response you want from your audience

Speak Schmeak

Well, now it's a video! Engaging the Audience Video Public Speaking Techniques and StrategiesRemember this blog post about asking questions in a way that you get the response you want from the audience? And updated , to boot. Check it out.

PowerPoint Lesson on video

Pivotal Public Speaking

PowerPoint public speaking videos

Using video and interviewing techniques

Speak Schmeak

Here's another video from PresentationCampLA. Gena Haskett shares her expertise on using video to expand your reach online, and Tracy Pattin shares her knowledge of interviewing techniques. Using Video and Interviewing Techniques from Lisa Braithwaite on Vimeo.

Using video and interviewing techniques

Speak Schmeak

Here's another video from PresentationCampLA. Gena Haskett shares her expertise on using video to expand your reach online, and Tracy Pattin shares her knowledge of interviewing techniques. Using Video and Interviewing Techniques from Lisa Braithwaite on Vimeo

[video] Changing Lanes

Speaker Launcher

Most Recent Post Speaker Marketing Changing Lanes The Frog Whisperer video

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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

Streaming Online Video v. Static Text

Jane Genova: Speechwriter - Ghostwriter

It was a short online video of Hulk Hogan having sex with his friend's wife which can bankrupt Gawker. It posted that video. The lesson is two-fold: Yes, exploit online video. No question, 2016 can be declared the Year of Online Video. It's funny.

Videos - Before You Make A Lot More.

Jane Genova: Speechwriter - Ghostwriter

And, sure attaching a video to whatever can boost your search-engine rankings. For one thing, there is a glut of online videos. But, more importantly for your business is the reality that videos, just like everything else, can become dated. Online video

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