TED Talks to Ignite Your Innovation and Creativity

“Innovation” and “creativity” remain buzzwords that many of us strive to achieve — but which often remain elusive. Next week’s TEDGlobal conference in Rio de Janeiro will explore and celebrate these concepts as they relate to technology, social policies, the arts and sciences, yourself and more.

To gear up for …
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10 Pro Tricks to Ease Your Presenting Nerves

Your business, sanity, and peace of mind may be riding on the success of your next presentation. From avoiding a nervous stomach to properly practicing, these industry tricks can help you succeed before your big day.

1. Power Stance – Take a cue from social psychologist Amy Cuddy’s famous TED …
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A New Way to Find and Customize Visuals for Your Presentations

After spending countless hours looking for the perfect icons and images for class and internship presentations, Emilien Dantony and Kevin Berrebi, recent graduates of the Emlyon Business School in France, realized there had to be a better and faster way of finding the right visuals.

“We used to spend hours …
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5 Presentation Mistakes Not to Make

A successful presentation is an orchestra of great content, strong delivery and pitch-perfect design. When one element is out of tune, it can ruin the entire performance. In order to ensure your upcoming presentation is a success, be sure to avoid these common mistakes:

1. Unnatural Stock Photography

Images where …
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Share Your Insights: The Future of Education

Gone are the days when education was confined to the walls of a classroom. The traditional learning model is being turned on its head with the rising popularity of open education and new technologies to facilitate online learning.

What’s the future of education? What are new and best tactics for …
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6 Hacks for Cutting Down Hours on Your Next Deck

By Eugene Cheng

Let’s face it: Not all of us have hours to spare on a creating a beautiful, standout SlideShare deck. If you’re going to do it right, it takes time. And how many of us have tons of time to spare?

When we first started contributing our SlideShares, …
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