Our Delhi and San Francisco offices recently took two days off “normal” work to participate in an internal hackathon. We formed teams to see who could come up with — and successfully build — the best new tool for SlideShare. Lots of creative … Read More..
If there’s one thing for certain, we’re in the midst of a radical shift — both technologically and socially. The desire for increased insight and connectivity is driving a tech revolution that’s producing devices that “talk” to each other, platforms that foster collaboration and data that’s never been available before. … Read More..
Last week, we discussed how to present and sell yourself online. Let’s take that one step forward and focus on how to actually build a visual resume that presents and sells yourself online. Personally, I like to call these “You Decks,” since they are all about the topic you … Read More..
LinkedIn, SlideShare’s parent company, recently asked me to share on their blog the key fundamentals to a powerful presentation. Many of you may know these tips already, but it’s always good to review the basics now and then, and ensure you’re still on track. Here are my tips for creating … Read More..
Of the upload contests we’ve done in recent months (Things I Carry, In 10 Years), I must say, My Startup Story produced some of the best SlideShares yet. We had fantastic startup stories told from around the world — tales of success and failure; ideas that took … Read More..
I’m constantly amazed by how many people just don’t know how to communicate their own story digitally. They may be okay in a job interview, at a cocktail party, or a run-in in the elevator, but when it comes to personal storytelling online, they become a deer in headlights.
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From Twitter’s IPO filing (uploaded by Mashable) and President Obama’s letter to government employees (“this shutdown was completely preventable”), to Edelman’s latest consumer marketing study (note to brands: share more!) and Guy Kawasaki’s lessons learned from Steve Jobs (value does not equal price, among them), we’ve had a week … Read More..