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The Downside of DIY Presentations

It is important for every presenter, speaker, and trainer to know how to create an effective presentation.  But, for a presentation that you give over and over again, Do-It-Yourself just can’t compare to getting professional help to improve your presentation. Simon Morton of Eyeful Presentations, a UK-based presentation design firm specializing in corporate presentations, shared some […]

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“New and Improved” Gets Attention

The “old brain” pays attention to only a few types of sensory stimuli.  Yet all other external stimuli first enter through the old brain. So what does the old brain do with all that other input that’s not about danger, food, or mating?  The majority of it is considered boring by the old brain and […]

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Best Slides at Pitch Refinery in Chicago

I attended the Pitch Refinery event over the weekend here in Chicago.  I met some great entrepreneurs, learned some new ideas, heard a lot of speakers, and saw quite a few slides — some great, some pretty bad!  My award for the “Best Slides” at Pitch Refinery 2012 definitely goes to Amber Naslund of SideraWorks.  Take a look at the slides, then read […]

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Do you have a Clear Purpose for your Presentation?

What is the purpose of your presentation? You need to be clear about what you want to accomplish with your presentation. Then your next step should be to make sure that your talking points and your slides are all designed to help you reach your goal. While your presentation goal or purpose is specific and […]

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