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..
We’ve all heard the basic public speaking advice: Make eye contact, speak more slowly than you think you need to, tell a story. But what about the tips that go below the surface — tips that the pros have learned from giving countless presentations over the years?
Turn to these … Read More..
Your speech is going great. You’ve opened with a bang and have hit all your key points. As you look out at the audience, they are on the edge of their seats; they’re nodding, and engrossed with every word that you say.
You’re about out of time, and you need … Read More..
Business jargon. It plagues a majority of presentations today.
Think back to the last few sayings you have heard over the course of this year. You probably remember a few acronyms that you can’t exactly recite back at this request. If not acronyms, the presenter may have tried to … Read More..
An estimated 33% of American adults listen to podcasts, up from 23% five years ago in 2010. No doubt, the international phenomenon of Serial is proof that audio can make a striking impact in the dense world of content (marketers, take note). Looking to record a podcast of your own? … Read More..
There are many different methods with which a presenter can mold his or her content. In fact, my team and I have several at our disposal that we deploy from project to project. I counted 26 different styles at one point. For example, we have different styles for teaching, selling, … Read More..
By Eugene Cheng and Cheryl Low
Getting featured on SlideShare’s homepage as one of the three top SlideShares of the Day can be considered the holy grail for many uploaders. In our experience, this coveted spotlight guarantees at least a few thousand views in traffic, and your content becomes a … Read More..