The Ethos3 team and I happen to be really big fans of business author Bernard Marr. He has plenty of useful and helpful decks on SlideShare — many of them fetching over 100,000 views. No offense to Mr. Marr, but we thought his slides could get even more views … Read More..
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Deadlines. We all have them. What do you do when your boss tells you you have to present to the executive team in a few hours? Or perhaps you’ve put off drafting that dreaded deck for a bit too long. Either way, you’re under the gun to produce a powerful … Read More..
Drafting a compelling and thoughtful presentation narrative can quickly become a daunting task. Most presenters seem to have a decent grasp on what is needed to succeed at presentation design and delivery, but content always seems to be the biggest challenge. If you can relate to this obstacle, I have … Read More..
It’s hard to believe that schools in some areas are already back in session, signaling that summer will be nearing a quick and abrupt end. Although this signals the end of many people’s favorite season, I’m really looking forward to the fall, not only for the fall foliage, cold mornings … Read More..
Great presentations demand functional design. Without it, your design exists without purpose and without meaning. What exactly is functional design, though? It’s two-fold: It’s a presentation design approach with a clear purpose to obtain a specific result.
In order to make sure that you are using functional design in … Read More..
“You will live 7.5 minutes longer than you would have otherwise, just because you watched this talk.”
If you live on SlideShare like my team does, then you can understand the challenge of sharing and showcasing a logo that makes an impact. Your logo typically drives the entire look and feel of your deck, so having one that stands out absolutely matters.
It’s your voice. It’s your … Read More..
If you find yourself frequently uploading your decks to SlideShare, you are probably reading this post right now to find the latest tip, trick or edge to shoot you ahead of the competition. One of the things that will help you get there? Photography. More specifically, the rise … Read More..