You’ve probably heard this advice before: Don’t use bullet points in your presentations. But do you know why presentation design experts are so adamantly opposed to the bullet point format?
Here’s the simple, but perhaps surprising, explanation to why bullet points are bad for presentations: Bullet points make information more … Read More..
Earlier this week we launched Clipping, a new feature that allows you to clip and save your favorite slides on SlideShare, and organize them into Clipboards to share with your networks. We’ve seen Clipboards created on everything from content marketing and career advice to big data and eLearning.… Read More..
Statistics and data validate your presentation. Many times, showcasing numerical research is the main point of a presentation. But charts and graphs are overused formats, and as a result they are easily forgotten and often completely ignored by audiences.
As easy as it is to drag and drop a … Read More..
There’s so much information at our fingertips today – on LinkedIn SlideShare alone there are 18 million pieces of content. As a result, it can be hard to stay on top of everything that resonates with you. That’s why we’re excited to introduce our newest feature, Clipping, a new tool … Read More..
With the recent controversy over Amazon’s workplace culture, it’s clear that hiring the right candidate can make or break a business — and the employee. Recruiting top talent has always been a priority for most organizations, but in today’s talent war, it’s getting fierce.
Our September Upload Campaign focuses … Read More..
Creativity: It’s a trait many desire, but isn’t an easy one to acquire. Like any skill, honing creativity takes practice, time, and fine tuning — and then sometimes you’re just “struck” with creative lightning. In today’s world of competitive business innovation, marketing messages and hiring practices, being creative is key.… Read More..
Five years ago, ebooks brought in $1.52 billion for U.S. companies. This year, they’re predicted to generate $6.74 billion. By 2018, that number is expected to jump to $8.69 billion. Need we say more to convince you to publish an ebook?
For those interested in checking out what ebooks can … Read More..
How do you capture someone’s attention online and get them to click through your entire presentation? There are many answers, including:
-Craft a compelling title
-Tell a meaningful story
-Use high-quality visuals
While those techniques are incredibly valuable, the advice I want to share with you takes a different … Read More..