When your job is to provide medical services in rural Nepal, and the water stops running, power goes out and the Internet drops, what do you do? At Possible, a nonprofit that delivers healthcare to the world’s poor, you must “embrace challenge with grit” and push forward.
Embracing challenge, … Read More..
If anyone could capture an audience, it was Robin Williams. The way the famed actor could draw in his audience, hook us on his every word — laugh one minute, tear-up the next — is the envy of any presenter. The world of storytelling and presenting has certainly lost a … 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..
My, how summertime flies! Can you believe we already have to say goodbye to the beach, surf and sand, and move on to books and backpacks? Sigh. Thankfully SlideShare users have shared their insights on Back-to-School to help you get on track. Whether you’re a teacher, retailer, student or parent, … Read More..
Every day, thousands of users like you upload and share ideas and insights on SlideShare. Today we’re excited to release a redesign of our Upload page which will make sharing on SlideShare even easier for you.
With our new upload experience, you can:
- Drag and drop files to upload: Simply
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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..
Let’s admit it: We’re obsessed with Apple. From the late Steve Jobs to the latest iPhone, Apple’s culture and crafts capture attentions far and wide.
So we’ve launched a new page on SlideShare which covers all things Apple. From Apple’s earnings reports to Steve Jobs’ philosophy and previews of … Read More..
“You will live 7.5 minutes longer than you would have otherwise, just because you watched this talk.”
This was the claim that video game designer Jane McGonigal presented to the crowd during her June 2012 TED talk. As the camera panned over the members of the audience, their … Read More..