slide:ology: The Art and Science of Creating Great Presentations

slide:ology: The Art and Science of Creating Great

No matter where you are on the organizational ladder, the odds are high that you've delivered a high-stakes presentation to your peers, your boss, your customers, or the general public. Presentation software is one of the few tools that requires professionals to think visually on an almost daily basis. But unlike verbal skills, effective visual expression is not easy, natural, or actively taught in schools or business training programs. slide:ology fills that void. Written by Nancy Duarte, President and CEO of Duarte Design, the firm that created the presentation for Al Gore's Oscar-winning film, An Inconvenient Truth, this book is full of practical approaches to visual story development that can be applied by anyone. The book combines conceptual thinking and inspirational design, with insightful case studies from the world's leading brands. With slide:ology you'll learn to: Connect with specific audiences Turn ideas into informative graphics Use sketching and diagramming techniques effectively Create graphics that enable audiences to process information easily Develop truly influential presentations Utilize presentation technology to your advantage Millions of presentations and billions of slides have been produced -- and most of them miss the mark. slide:ology will challenge ...

  • Brand: O Reilly Media
  • ASIN: 0596522347
  • UPC: 636920522348

Fix Your Lousy PowerPoint: Over 100 tips, tricks and ideas for creating brilliant PowerPoint presentations!

Fix Your Lousy PowerPoint: Over 100 tips, tricks

We all know how bad PowerPoint presentations can be... Fix Your Lousy PowerPoint! by Tom Nixon will show you how you can build and present amazing PowerPoint (or Apple Keynote) presentations. Presentations that will connect with your audience, inspire your team and help you close the sale. In easy-to-follow segments, Tom leads us through over 100 tips and ideas that any slide creator can put to use right away -- from how to align text in a slide, to where to look for ideas, to techniques to make your numbers and your words meaningful and not boring. If you have ever struggled with building or presenting visuals in a meeting or speech then Fix Your Lousy PowerPoint! by Tom Nixon is a must have resource.

  • ASIN: 1511823763

Lean Presentation Design: How to create presentations that everybody loves

Lean Presentation Design: How to create presentations that

Ideas have the power to change the world. Presentations are the tools to spread your ideas. Forget long lasting days crafting boring presentations nobody cares about. Craft emotions not slides, become a hero not a presenter, change the world not the font size, it is time to take the leap! Is it possible to: - Trigger unforgettable emotions without saying a word? - Make ideas spread and change people’s mind with a single presentation? - Craft presentations twice as fast as anybody else? Indeed, and much more. This is not just another Presentation Design book. Lean Presentation Design is the result of an obsessive quest, spanning years of professional experience with Fortune 500 clients, top multinational market leaders (Google, Youtube, Johnson & Johnson, Adidas, Piaggio, Ferrero, Accenture, Unicredit) and talented digital startups worldwide, to hack Presentation and Communication techniques. The book contains the collective wisdom of industry experts (Rand_Fishkin, Mark_Graban, Ernest W. Adams, etc.) and thousands of hours of breathtaking personal experiences. The Author is Member of The Microsoft Power Point Expert Group and he’s among the top 5% PowerPoint Elance experts with Elance.com worldwide. He is a top rated freelancer with Upwork.com and member of the exclusive Elan...

  • ASIN: 1517377153

Kensington Wireless Presenter with Red Laser Pointer (K33374USB)

Kensington Wireless Presenter with Red Laser Pointer

Professionals count on Kensington for control of their presentations. With a highly reliable wireless connection and intuitive controls, this remote allows you to focus on what matters most — making an effective presentation. With a 4-button layout, you can easily go forward and back on your PowerPoint or Keynote slides, while the other two buttons offer a screen blackout option and a red laser pointer. The wireless 2.4GHz receiver stores conveniently inside the remote, and since it’s uniquely paired, you don’t have to worry about device interference.

  • Color: Black
  • Brand: Kensington Protective Products
  • ASIN: B000FPGP4U
  • UPC: 200001280658

How to Design TED-Worthy Presentation Slides (Black & White Edition): Presentation Design Principles from the Best TED Talks

How to Design TED-Worthy Presentation Slides (Black &

Black & White edition This is the B&W edition of the book. All pictures inside will be in grayscale. “Reading this book changed my presentation style and my slides, both for the better - and I've been a professional speaker for over 30 years.” ~ Becki L. James How to Design TED-Worthy Presentation Slides is a short, practical and step-by-step guide to creating sexy slides. It is based on an extensive analysis of some of the best TED speakers, such as Brene Brown, Daniel Pink, Amy Cuddy, Larry Lessig, Seth Godin, Bill Gates and many, many more. LEARN HOW TO BREATHE LIFE INTO YOUR SLIDES, INSTEAD OF DRAINING IT OUT OF YOUR AUDIENCE By the end of this guide, you too will be able to create sexy presentation slides that keep your audiences mesmerized. More importantly, you will be able to design presentations that breathe life into your slides, instead of draining it out of your audience. Here’s just a taste of what you’ll learn inside the book: •The most common mistake most presenters make – and how you can avoid it •The one principle that will make you better than 90% of most speakers •How to quickly create a presentation storyboard •Bill Gates’ trick for transforming his slides from dull to dashing •The Seth Godin presentation formula •The imp...

  • ASIN: 1507638124

DinoFire Wireless Presenter RF 2.4GHz USB Presentation PowerPoint Clicker PPT Remote Control Laser Pointer Slide Advancer Support Mac

DinoFire Wireless Presenter RF 2.4GHz USB Presentation PowerPoint

Dear buyers, all of our presenters enjoy 3 years warranty & free USB receiver if lost within two years. We take care of every problem you meet, with 100% money back guarantee. Transmitter Features:  Material: ABS  Light Style: Beam light  Light Color: Red  Class: 3R  Battery Power: 1 Pcs 1.5v AAA Battery (Not Included)  Size: 5.1x3.5x1.6inch (Approx.)  Control Distance: 33-50ft Receiver Features:  Material: ABS  Supported OS: win 2000, XP, Vista, Win7,Win8,Win10,MAC OS, Linux  Interface: USB1.1, USB2.0 USB3.0  Size: 2.56 x 0.79 x 0.43inch (Approx.)  Package listing:  1 x Presenter remote control  1 x Ultra-Slim Wireless Receiver  1 x User Manual 1x Warranty Card

  • Color: D22
  • Brand: DinoFire
  • ASIN: B075NRXJHP
  • UPC: 701473805955

Slides for Students: The Effective Use of Powerpoint in Education

Slides for Students: The Effective Use of Powerpoint

  • ASIN: 1940771439

Logitech Wireless Presenter R400, Presentation Wireless Presenter with Laser Pointer

Logitech Wireless Presenter R400, Presentation Wireless Presenter with

Use the highly efficient controls of this wireless presenter to help you make your point and boost your confidence during your next presentation. 2.4 GHz wireless connectivity lets you move freely up to 50' away from the receiver to provide the freedom to move around the room and mingle with your audience for greater impact. Intuitive slideshow controls are easy to find by touch for a smooth, simple way to navigate through each slide. Bright-red laser pointer makes it easy for your audience to see exactly what you're pointing to. Battery indicator allows you to quickly see how much power is available with just a glance. And with plug-and-play technology, simply plug in the receiver into a USB port to begin. When the show is over, just place the receiver back in the presenter, and you're ready to go. System Requirements: Windows XP Windows Vista|USB port

  • Color: Black
  • Brand: Logitech
  • ASIN: B002GHBUTK
  • UPC: 097855061614

Storytelling with Data: A Data Visualization Guide for Business Professionals

Storytelling with Data: A Data Visualization Guide for

Don't simply show your data—tell a story with it! Storytelling with Data teaches you the fundamentals of data visualization and how to communicate effectively with data. You'll discover the power of storytelling and the way to make data a pivotal point in your story. The lessons in this illuminative text are grounded in theory, but made accessible through numerous real-world examples—ready for immediate application to your next graph or presentation. Storytelling is not an inherent skill, especially when it comes to data visualization, and the tools at our disposal don't make it any easier. This book demonstrates how to go beyond conventional tools to reach the root of your data, and how to use your data to create an engaging, informative, compelling story. Specifically, you'll learn how to: Understand the importance of context and audience Determine the appropriate type of graph for your situation Recognize and eliminate the clutter clouding your information Direct your audience's attention to the most important parts of your data Think like a designer and utilize concepts of design in data visualization Leverage the power of storytelling to help your message resonate with your audience Together, the lessons in this book will help you turn your data into high impact visual...

  • Brand: Wiley
  • ASIN: B016DHQSM2

Teach Yourself VISUALLY PowerPoint 2016 (Teach Yourself VISUALLY (Tech))

Teach Yourself VISUALLY PowerPoint 2016 (Teach Yourself VISUALLY

The uncomplicated PowerPoint guide designed specifically for visual learners Are you a visual learner who wants to spend more time working on your presentations than trying to figure out how to create them? Teach Yourself Visually PowerPoint offers you an effortless approach to creating winning presentations with the latest version of PowerPoint. This accessible resource features visually rich tutorials and step-by-step instructions that will help you understand all of PowerPoint's capabilities—from the most basic to the most advanced. With Teach Yourself Visually PowerPoint, you'll learn how to create slides, dress them up using templates and graphics, add sound and animation, present in a business or Internet setting, and so much more. Covering the latest additions and changes in the new version of PowerPoint, a series of easy-to-follow, full-color tutorials helps you to quickly get up and running using PowerPoint like a pro! Highly visual tutorials and step-by-step screenshots make lessons easy to follow and understand Helps you learn the basic functions of PowerPoint—and beyond Walks you through PowerPoint's latest features Demonstrates how to create memorable and captivating presentations using PowerPoint Do you prefer instructions that show you how to do something—a...

  • Brand: Wiley
  • ASIN: 1119074703

Logitech R500 Laser Presentation Remote with Dual Connectivity Bluetooth or USB for PowerPoint, Keynote, Google Slides, Prezi

Logitech R500 Laser Presentation Remote with Dual Connectivity

introducing the R500, a plug-and-play presentation remote that allows you to navigate slides and laser point from up to 20 meters (65 feet) away*. Deliver your presentation with ease and confidence thanks to the unmistakable three-button design and R500's comfortable, secure fit in hand. The R500 is optimized for most devices and popular presentation software – and you can customize buttons, check battery life, and set an on-screen timer in the Logitech Presentation App.

  • Color: Black
  • Brand: Logitech
  • ASIN: B07CC7DMX8
  • UPC: 097855139658

Presentation Zen: Simple Ideas on Presentation Design and Delivery (2nd Edition) (Voices That Matter)

Presentation Zen: Simple Ideas on Presentation Design and

Best-selling author and popular speaker Garr Reynolds is back in this newly revised edition of his classic, best-selling book, Presentation Zen, in which he showed readers there is a better way to reach the audience through simplicity and storytelling, and gave them the tools to confidently design and deliver successful presentations. In this new edition, Garr gives his readers new, fresh examples to draw inspiration from, with a whole new chapter for those who present on more technical and educational topics based on techniques used by many presenters who give high-level talks at TED and other powerhouse events. Whether the reader is in research, technology, business, or education–this book will show them how to take what could look like a really dry presenation and reinvigorate the material in totally fresh (and sometimes interactive!) ways that will make it memorable and resonate with the audience. Staying true to the mission of the first), Garr combines solid principles of design with the tenets of Zen simplicity to help readers along the path to simpler, more effective presentations that will be appreciated, remembered, and best of all, acted upon.

  • Brand: New Riders Publishing
  • ASIN: 0321811984

How to set time duration and edit slide lenght in Powerpoint

How to set time duration and edit slide

  • ASIN: B01LWDZ16U

BEBONCOOL RF 2.4GHz Wireless Presenter Remote Presentation USB Control PowerPoint PPT Clicker

BEBONCOOL RF 2.4GHz Wireless Presenter Remote Presentation USB

Laser Pointer Clicker Features: A plug-and-play wireless receiver, there's no software to install. No hassle setup, simply plug into your computer's USB port. Buttons having quick access to different functions are easy to find by touch. Transmitter Features: Switch: Button Material: ABS Light Style: Beam light Light Color: Red Class 3R Battery Power: 1 Pcs 1.5v AAA Battery (Not Included) Size: 130x90x40mm/5.1x3.5x1.6inch (Approx.) Control Distance: 10m-15m (The effective distance will change with the surrounding environment) Receiver Features: Material: ABS Supported OS: win 2000, XP, Vista, Win7,Win8,Win10,MAC OS, Linux Interface: USB1.1, USB2.0 USB3.0 Size: 65mm x 20mm x 11mm/2.56 x 0.79 x 0.43inch (Approx.) Warranty: 3 years warranty; You can get another USB receiver if you need it within 2 years (for someone who lost the USB receiver in daily life). Package listing: 1 x Wireless Presenter remote control 1 x Ultra-Slim Wireless Receiver 1 x User Manual 1 x bag BEBONCOOL is a registered trademark, which has been filed at Amazon. Any unauthorized sales activity will be considered as a violation of intellectual property rights.

  • Color: Black
  • Brand: BEBONCOOL
  • ASIN: B00WQFFZ9I
  • UPC: 701473808673

Microsoft PowerPoint 2016 Step by Step

Microsoft PowerPoint 2016 Step by

Now in full color! The quick way to learn Microsoft PowerPoint 2016! This is learning made easy. Get more done quickly with PowerPoint 2016. Jump in wherever you need answers--brisk lessons and colorful screenshots show you exactly what to do, step by step. Get easy-to-follow guidance from a certified Microsoft Office Specialist Master Learn and practice new skills while working with sample content, or look up specific procedures Create attractive electronic presentations and printed publications Incorporate professional design elements Use built-in tools to capture and edit graphics Include audio, video, and animated elements Supercharge your efficiency by creating custom slide masters and layouts Present data in tables, diagrams, and charts

  • Brand: Microsoft Press
  • ASIN: 0735697795
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