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6 Hacks for Cutting Down Hours on Your Next Deck

By Eugene Cheng

Let’s face it: Not all of us have hours to spare on a creating a beautiful, standout SlideShare deck. If you’re going to do it right, it takes time. And how many of us have tons of time to spare?

When we first started contributing our SlideShares, …
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Meet the World’s 16-Year-Old PowerPoint Champs

By Moumita Basu and Lorraine K. Lee

Most 16-year-olds are focused on sports or cars or maybe even the SATs. For Tyler Millis and Arjit Kansal, two teens from Fort Meyers, Florida and New Delhi, India, respectively, their passion is PowerPoint. Yep, you read that right: PowerPoint.

The two 16-year-olds …
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3 Steps to Creating the Perfect Project-Planning Deck

By Toke Kruse

Ever wondered why your presentation about planning didn’t result in an implemented project? One reason might be that your plan wasn’t presented in an effective manner.

A well-executed planning presentation should:

- establish agreement

- coordinate actions

- set schedules and timelines

Unfortunately, many planning presentations fall …
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The Case for Creating Series

By Nick Kellet

You’re probably hooked on at least one TV series right now. Perhaps it’s “Game of Thrones.” Or maybe it’s “Breaking Bad” or “House of Cards.” The point is, you kept coming back for more and more. What is it about serialization and brevity that attracts us as


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Nancy Duarte: SlideDocs, the New Form of Business Communication

By Nancy Duarte

I received a text message three days ago from my niece who works at a CPA firm that delivers a lot of technical presentations. Her message said, “…Many presentations are quite boring and ineffective. Unfortunately, the information the presenters are trying to convey is actually important, but …
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