Why should you approach your deck in stages? It’s mainly a guideline to help you compartmentalize your talk into smaller sections. … Read More..
Posts By: Scott Schwertly
You read that right. This short attention span is clear proof that presenters need to hone the art of the (short) pitch.
If you are looking for a starting point, here … Read More..
It’s an unfortunate fact but a reality: Most people don’t put enough blood, sweat and tears into their presentations. Don’t believe me? I encourage you to think about the last presentation you attended. You probably experienced one or all of the following:
A message that was not easy to follow … Read More..
A few weeks ago we discussed back-up items and devices you’ll need when giving your next presentation. Those tools are easy to switch in and out in the event if it’s only one device that decides to fail on you. But, what about when two or all items decide to … Read More..
I don’t know about you, but I love taking advantage of the slowness at work during the summer months to learn new skill sets or polish up on existing talents. It’s a great time to experiment, catch-up on existing trends, and deep-dive into items I had been meaning to touch … Read More..
My position at Ethos3 requires that I travel a ton to give presentations all over the world. Given the constant change in environments and surroundings, I can always anticipate something not going quite as I had originally planned. I prepare for this by always packing my bag with not only … Read More..
At Ethos3, we love presentations. So, we find it especially fun to experiment with new or existing content to see how much value we can add with a facelift. This past week we decided to grab a few decks and play. The end result: a series of four beautiful … Read More..
Professional designers will advise against ever using bullet points in a deck: Bullet points act like bullets — they kill your presentation. However, this mentality can change if you transform your bullet points into a visual component of your presentation.