Posts Categorized: Tips and Best Practices

The World’s Presentations in Your Pocket

When we began building SlideShare’s Android app, we had three goals in mind: to make you more productive, to help you learn something new, and to make your day a little more interesting.

With that in mind, we focused on creating a few key features that would make this app …
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3 Presentation Design Trends Every Presenter Should Know

I don’t know about you, but I love staying current. It’s fun to know the latest and greatest, and this holds true even for a topic that seems unchanging, like presentations. Whether it’s with photos, fonts or otherwise, these are presentation features that change and transform over time.

Here are …
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Using Culture to Attract Talent

Great talent starts with great culture. As Netflix CEO Reed Hastings states at the start of his infamous “Netflix Culture” deck: “Our culture focuses on helping us achieve excellence.”

Indeed, Hastings was one of the first business leaders to publicize how, exactly, he hires, fires and promotes employees. …
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How the Brain Processes Visual Communication

Here’s the problem with PowerPoint. Everyone has access it, and everyone thinks they know how to use it. Unfortunately, the abuse of tools like PowerPoint in our business culture are neglecting opportunities to maximize how the human brain functions best.

With that said, I want to focus this post on …
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