Want to become a star? Your talent, dedication to your craft and persistence will have a lot to do with it, but then there’s that whole thing about who you know and getting a lucky break — at least in Hollywood.
Thankfully, stardom is a bit more ubiquitous on SlideShare: … Read More..
So you aren’t a professional designer but still want to create beautiful presentations — don’t worry, that’s the majority of us. Without having to shell out thousands of dollars in years of training or outsourcing, there are some resources that can help you hone your eye (and ability) for great … Read More..
Whether it’s Facebook updates, tweets, blog posts, research reports, newsletters, video, white papers or more, we all produce content these days. How do you reach your audiences on each platform without completely exhausting yourself? Most likely your content and ideas are already there — it’s just a matter of crafting … Read More..
We live in a world of judges: You will be judged by each and every person during your next presentation.
Sound intimidating? It should be. No one ever said giving presentations is easy. So, how do you minimize the level of judgment that will be placed upon you?
For starters, … Read More..
With the advent of e-books and digital publishing, traditional book publishing — and marketing — has been turned on its head. How do authors today reach their audience and, most importantly, sell copies of their books? Reid Hoffman, LinkedIn co-founder and The Start-Up of You co-author, and his team turned … Read More..
We’ve all been there before: staring at the glow of your blank computer screen with no idea on how to open or start your talk. For starters, you should never be staring at PowerPoint with no clear objective (that’s a conversation for another day), but let’s be honest, we’ve all … Read More..
It’s no secret: Content marketers are stoked on SlideShare. We’re big fans of the social presentation engine ourselves over at the Content Marketing Institute.
So the excitement is there — now how do you actually get SlideShare to work for you? There are many best practices, which I will … Read More..
Kevin Baldacci is a content marketing analyst for Salesforce’s Desk.com. He is the key architect behind Desk.com’s content marketing campaigns, which include SlideShare strategy, content creation and social lead generation. He shares a new strategy on SlideShare that optimizes Twitter engagement:
During my early years in social marketing … Read More..