Acquisitions like Facebook’s $22 billion buyout of Whatsapp or Google’s $3.2 billion purchase of Nest has made the notion of launching a startup more enticing than ever these days. Of course, most startups fail. So what’s the secret to success? What’s the best way to build a team, raise … Read More..
Posts By: Lorraine K. Lee
If there’s anyone who understands how presentations can have the power to inspire and truly touch a person, it’s Eugene Cheng. The first time he viewed “You Suck at PowerPoint,” by marketer Jesse Desjardin, he was so moved, he decided to launch a presentation design company of his … Read More..
Real estate professionals from all around the world descended on New Orleans, LA today for the National Association of Realtors Conference & Expo. As they discuss the … Read More..
Hopefully you’ve heard the great news: You can now easily create and share beautiful, professional-looking presentations directly on SlideShare! Our partnership with Haiku Deck allows you to quickly search for and select images and slide designs to turn your insights and ideas into stunning slidedecks.
So now comes the question: … Read More..
It’s hard to deny the importance of visuals these days. Images like Ellen DeGeneres’ Oscar selfie have gone viral, and it’s no wonder why. Never mind that visual content is easier on the eyes — the facts alone speak for themselves, particularly when it comes to presentations. Visuals are processed … Read More..
When Nick De Mey, founder of consulting firm Board of Innovation, uploaded one of his first SlideShares and got more than 100,000 views in just a couple of weeks — not to mention requests to give lectures and workshops worldwide — he knew he was on to something.
Indeed, … Read More..
When we hear the word “economy,” we conjure up images of Wall Street and investment bankers, with terms like “GDP” and “supply and demand” floating around in our heads. It’s a complex topic for those who didn’t study finance (or perhaps even for those who did!), and most of us … Read More..
Whether it’s self-driving cars, Google Glass, the latest Android phone, or digital maps, Google has established itself as one of the most formidable tech giants in history. How did they do it? Look no further than to Executive Chairman Eric Schmidt himself, who has shared his top lessons learned during … Read More..