“Is data the new oil – or the new soil?”

“Is data the new oil – or the new soil?”

To close this week’s shares of enriching TED Talks that speak directly to those who are in the daily business of creating presentations, here’s a wonderful talk by data journalist David McCandless, delivered with characteristic British humour. Not only...
“Why should you care?”

“Why should you care?”

About the ‘3 Magic Ingredients’ of successful presentations? Of course you care – that is, if you believe, as we do, that “in through one ear, out through the other” is not the desired outcome of any presentation – be it internal or...
let’s get (a bit) technical

let’s get (a bit) technical

Welcome back. Today we begin our series on “things to remember when presenting online”. As we mentioned in last week’s post – impact, effectiveness and clarity are even more critical in today’s brave new world of business presentations. In a pre-pandemic...
THINKING ABOUT THE “PRE-” OF PRESENTATIONS

THINKING ABOUT THE “PRE-” OF PRESENTATIONS

In this post we’d like to think about the pre- of presentations. Sometimes, we’re so focused on the after (i.e. the end result, which is the presentation itself) that we may forget to think clearly and carefully about the before… Here are some basic pointers that we...
The A to Z of PPT

The A to Z of PPT

We love lists. Job lists. To-do lists. Inspiring lists. Lists of places to visit. Books to read. Movies to see. Lists are a way of making life easier. And there’s nothing quite like seeing all the points on your job-list ticked off by the end of the day! Today, we...