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

PowerPoint Tips

Start by watching this short video. On YouTube (or another video sharing site) for marketing or for clients. How do you play the video across all of the slides?

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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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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.

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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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.

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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4 Ways to Use Storytelling in Marketing That Have Nothing to Do With Heart Wrenching Videos

Duarte Blog

They typically explain the storytelling marketing techniques that we can use to stir up emotion via beautiful advertising videos. Have you ever watched video ads released by Nike, or Google, or Airbnb? Consumer documentary videos that tell real-life stories of customers.

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Become a Better Speaker by Watching Videos

Inter-Activ Presenting and Influencing

Where to find videos: Youtube is the most obvious place to look for examples to help you become a better speaker, but the biggest problem is that there are so many videos and not all of them are good examples. A few example videos to help you become a better speaker.

Michio Kaku on The Power of Video

Presentation Zen

"The Power of video," says famed theoretical physicist Michio Kaku , "is the power of the mind itself. Dr. Kaku suggests that even the most complicated theories can be expressed simply through visualizations of some kind, including video.

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Videos to help you rethink education, learning, & school

Presentation Zen

Having children causes one to (re)think seriously about education and the role of school. Education obviously is the most powerful thing in the world.

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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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Free video training: How to Turn Your Organization’s Leaders into Powerful Presenters

PowerPoint Tips

In this video , you’ll get a syllabus for teaching presentation skills to the presenters in your company. The post Free video training: How to Turn Your Organization’s Leaders into Powerful Presenters appeared first on PowerPoint Tips Blog.

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Instead of wincing, 10 things to look for on the video of your talk

The Eloquent Woman

(Editor's note: The first talk videos are emerging from TEDMED 2015 and I promised many speakers I coached there that I'd republish this post, which originally appeared in 2010 and has been updated annually ever since. Can't wait for you to see the videos of these wonderful speakers!)

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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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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 [.].

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.

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

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.

Public Speaking - Online Video Resources

Great Public Speaking

This video tells you where you can find tremendous video training to actually show you how to do speaking techniques. Over 300 public and professional speaking videos

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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

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Misses and Hits: Lessons from Singapore’s YPAP Video

The Shy Speaker's Guide to Succes on Stage

Articles Body Language Dealing with People Events & Experiences General Image and Impressions Public Speaking Sales & Persuasion The Shy Speakers'' Guide Thoughts and Reflections Videos & Podcast Editors Note: This post is written entirely for learning purposes. Any sarcasm and cynical comments found herein are included for entertainment purposes, and not meant to offend. [C''mon. C''mon. give me […].

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Fun Video Links

Humor Power

Life Skills flash mob fun video linkHere are a couple of great YouTube links. If you’d like to add a smile to your day, visit the sites. An excellent Johnny Carson clip: Politician Lie Detector. Sent to me by my cousins Beth Colvin and Ed Howard. I enjoy a good flash mob. I recommend this one sent to me by my Toastmaster and Barbershop Chorus friend, Karen Lewison.

[video] Changing Lanes

Speaker Launcher

Most Recent Post Speaker Marketing Changing Lanes The Frog Whisperer video

Using video in a presentation: 7 steps to success

Max Atkinson

The first was that I found myself giving a few tips to a Twitter follower on how to use video in a presentation. The second was reading an interesting post by Lily Latridis on the Fearless Delivery blog , entitled Video in a Presentation can be a Big Mistake.

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How to Produce a Great Speaker Video

Public Speaking Advice and Commentary

If you’re a professional speaker, you need a video showcasing your talents; it’s an essential part of your marketing.    You want that video to show you delivering a fantastic talk in front of an engaged, appreciative audience.    What are the ins and outs of creating such a video?    Geoff has prepared a number of such videos, and has some great advice on how to make them work.    How much does a good speaker video cost? 

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4 tips for better speaking on Skype or video conferences

The Eloquent Woman

With the rise of easy video calling services like Skype, videoconferencing has become more common--Skype alone has 170 million users--making it something all speakers need to prepare for. video conferencing

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Video: Making Presentations Unforgettable – Kim A. Page

Ian Griffin - Professionally Speaking

Last week I enjoyed an evening at the SVForum Tech Women’s meeting (men welcome!) hearing a presentation by Kim A. Page on ways to make a presentation unforgettable. Since the early 1990’s, Kim has worked as a consultant and trainer within the areas of communication and innovation for multinational and local organizations. She’s had several articles [.]. Public Speaking kim a.

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9 things to do with the video of your TED, TEDMED or TEDx talk

The Eloquent Woman

You got through the talk and the video''s been posted You don''t relish the idea of looking at the video of yourself speaking, anyway, and sending it around to others seems a bit like bragging, so why bother? To me, this is the greatest value of the video.

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Danger of a Single Story - TED talk video - passionate speaker

Executive Speech Coach

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Public Speaking Online Videos

Great Public Speaking

This is the best video presentation skills anywhere. link] Over 350 public and professional speaking videos

What can video do to help you get that speaking gig? An organizer's tips

The Eloquent Woman

Over a recent lunch, I urged her to share why she uses videos to choose her program speakers. Expo , for which we require prospective speakers to submit video of themselves speaking. We require video because we care about presentation style --will this person connect with our audience?--and

Unleash your imagination: watch creative videos

Ian Griffin - Professionally Speaking

Executive communications professionals increasingly work with video. They range from simple Flip videos which tell winning stories to full-blown studio productions with panel discussions, remote participation via TelePresence and pre-recorded transition or interstitial segments.

Presentation Tips Video: Should You Start with a Joke

Executive Speech Coach

video free presentation tips presentation mistakes speech coaching business presentations public speakingHow should you start your presentation? Should you tell a joke? If not, then what?

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Instead of wincing, 10 things to look for on that video of your talk

The Eloquent Woman

They''ll be seeing video of their talks in the coming months, and wanted to know what to look for. Use this list to spot problems, see what you did right, and make improvements, based on your own video. Can''t wait for you to see the videos of these wonderful speakers!)

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Presentation Tips Video: 3 Parts to Your Presentation

Executive Speech Coach

Watch this video: Presentation Tips on Twitter Presentation Skills Club on Facebook Executive Speech Coach , Business presentation tips from George Torok , the Speech Coach for Executives Executive Speech Coach & Business Presentation Skills Expert George Torok

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Ask not what your TED video can do for you. Ask what you can do.

The Eloquent Woman

Many speakers salivate at the thought of having a video of themselves delivering a TED talk, the thing that lives online long after your actual talk is done. But first, do us all a favor, and ask not what your TED video can do for you. Ask what you can do for your TED video.

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What makes a cool speaker video? Ask David Meerman Scott

Public Speaking Advice and Commentary

Occasionally I comment on the business of public speaking in this blog, and one of the key pieces of any public speakers' kit is a great video.    Of course, if you're just starting out, it's hard to get a cool video

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Put a YouTube video in PowerPoint

PowerPoint Tips

You can embed a YouTube video into a PowerPoint presentation. For example, your company may have videos on YouTube that you would like to show. Watch Laura Bergells’ YouTube video on the subject (for PowerPoint 2007 only). Inserting video into PowerPoint. Tags: Delivery PowerPoint video YouTube If you’re sure that you’ll have a live Internet connection when you present, you can use this method. Display the YouTube movie at

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How to Overcome the Fear of Public Speaking - Presentation Tips video

Executive Speech Coach

This video offers you three simple yet powerful techniques to take more control of your internal feelings. video confidence speech anxiety business presentations fear of public speakingHow can you overcome the fear of public speaking?