A few years ago, I read a great book by Walter Anderson called The Confidence Course: Seven Steps to Self-Fulfillment. For starters, it’s a great book on self-improvement, but it also offers some great tips and tricks on the topic of storytelling. One major takeaway is Anderson’s focus on … Read More..
The holidays are upon us, giving us a few gleeful weeks to be gluttons. What are your favorite dishes to prepare? From pumpkin pie popsicles to salted-caramel sweet potato casserole and spiced-apple rum martinis, we’ve gathered your best recipes to share with others. For after the holiday binge, there … Read More..
Few things in life are perfect right off the bat. It usually takes some practice or adjusting to get it right. The same applies to SlideShare: Most of the people I know upload a SlideShare presentation and then never alter it. To me, that is heresy.
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As someone who runs a presentation company and speaks publicly for a living, I often get asked about my arsenal of presentation tools. I thought I’d give an inside look into what I use on a consistent basis. Here’s my checklist for a successful presentation:
I’m a huge advocate … Read More..
Acquisitions like Facebook’s $22 billion buyout of Whatsapp or Google’s $3.2 billion purchase of Nest have made the notion of launching a startup more enticing than ever these days. Of course, most startups fail. So what’s the secret to success?
If there’s anyone who understands how presentations can have the power to inspire and truly touch a person, it’s Eugene Cheng. The first time he viewed “You Suck at PowerPoint,” by marketer Jesse Desjardin, he was so moved, he decided to launch a presentation design company of his … Read More..
Newspaper editor Arthur Brisbane was quoted in 1911 for using the famous adage:
“Use a picture. It’s worth a thousand words.”
Why? Because visuals can easily make the complex look simple.
Real estate professionals from all around the world descended on New Orleans, LA today for the National Association of Realtors Conference & Expo. As they discuss the … Read More..