(some of) the superpowers of powerpoint

(some of) the superpowers of powerpoint

There are times when one is so focused on just getting the basic PowerPoint slides in place that getting the presentation to fly becomes secondary. Sometimes, there just aren’t enough hours in a day (or even minutes in an hour) to get the end-result you would ideally...
going live is going strong

going live is going strong

Who would have imagined that going live on a social media platform could be such a powerful new tool for business presentations and brand communication! While webinars come across as the more “formal and business-like” option for corporate communication...
fitting big ideas on small screens

fitting big ideas on small screens

With business presentations being made in virtual meeting rooms, a whole new design aspect needs to be considered: the size of the screen… PowerPoint presentations would conventionally be projected on a large screen in a real conference room, with light and sound...
how ad(d)ing the right words adds up

how ad(d)ing the right words adds up

Last week, we suggested thinking of each slide not as a mini-brochure jam-packed with text but rather as an ad – or even a billboard. This, we argued, would ease the burden of communication, which has been made so much more difficult by having to do most of it online....
(re)thinking and (re)imagining your next online presentation

(re)thinking and (re)imagining your next online presentation

Presenting online presents a new set of challenges. And a new set of opportunities. One of the biggest challenges, is how to keep the audience with you – despite technical glitches and other interruptions of the virtual kind (see last week’s post)… When you lose the...