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Presentation Tools, Tips, and Techniques

I was recently asked if I could help design the PowerPoint slides for a medical device presentation.  I asked my client to send the slides he had created thus far and upon review I saw he had violated nearly every rule of effective PowerPoint slide creation.

Here are some great resources to help you create a great PowerPoint presentation AND deliver it with impact:

Really Bad Power Point

A must read e-book from Seth Godin
Download really_bad_ppt.pdf

Pamela Slim provides a list of What To Do Before the Presentation HERE

Speaking as a Performing Art HERE

Presentation Zen - - Garr Reynolds blog on issues related to professional presentation design

  • Some of my favorite posts:
    • Garr has a great post comparing Bill Gates and Steve Jobs presentation style HERE
    • Where to get good images HERE
    • Tom Peters management guru on presentation excellence HERE
    • What is good PowerPoint design HERE

Watch some fantastic and fascinating presentations from TED HERE


Pamela Slim

Hey, thanks for the link Tom!

Andrea Lee always gushes about you, so it is really nice to meet via a blog link. :)

I adore Presentation Zen ... truly brings art and soul to business.

Enjoy your weekend,

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