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Friday, August 16, 2019, posted by Geetesh Bajaj at 9:45 am

A good presentation is an integral part of any successful speech, coursework, or research that catches the audience’s attention. Also, an outstanding PowerPoint presentation is a prerequisite for a high score since it allows you to demonstrate both knowledge and different useful skills.

It is a fact that appearance is the initial point that instantly grabs attention. So, no matter how brilliant your research and data are, having a gloomy design with plain text will hardly make the audience curious.

You may opt for asking a PowerPoint presentation writing service to complete your presentation or manage to deliver it on your own. But using these seven mighty hacks, you will definitely end up with a winning presentation and navigate it like a pro.

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Monday, August 12, 2019, posted by Geetesh Bajaj at 9:30 am

Original content by AlexAnndra Ontra and James Ontra
Enhanced by Geetesh Bajaj

Presentation Management: The New Strategy for Enterprise ContentThis post is part of a series on Presentation Management, and is the seventh post in this series.

In the last post, we looked at how Presentation Management empowers presenters.

This set of serialized posts is based on original content, the Presentation Management: The New Strategy for Enterprise Content book, authored by AlexAnndra Ontra and James Ontra.

In a meeting room at ABC National Television Sales in 2006—before the iPhone, before cheap thumb drives, before easy cloud storage—we learned a hard lesson about PowerPoint presentations and the pace of technological change. That lesson started us on our journey to develop the concept of enterprise presentation management.

We are a brother-sister team, and we have been consulting with enterprise clients, providing presentation technology and creative services for over 20 years.

Alex and James in the 80s
Alex and James in the 80s
Picture courtesy: AlexAnndra Ontra

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Friday, August 9, 2019, posted by Geetesh Bajaj at 9:45 am

by Jennifer Johnson

Whether you are a student, a freelancer, or a businessman, a laptop is a staple device that should be at your disposal. Given its portable and compact features, it helps in sustaining your productivity throughout the day.

However, finding a laptop that meets your needs at work, school, and home can sometimes get confusing and time-consuming.

If you’re a beginner and contemplating whether or not you should make that purchase, simplify your decision-making process with these laptop buying tips:

Identify the Purpose

Before making a purchase, it’s essential that you genuinely understand why you need a laptop. Take note that laptops, in general, can be quite expensive. Although many brands offer a wide range of affordable models, its usability doesn’t always match your needs.

  • For example, if you’re specifically eyeing a laptop for editing, then explore options that will target that purpose. A good starting point would be to read tech blogs from everyday experts who write reviews on specific laptop models.
  • If you’re a student or a teacher who uses a laptop primarily for powerful PowerPoint presentation purposes, then it would pay to have additional insights on laptops that are compatible with any projector system.

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Wednesday, August 7, 2019, posted by Geetesh Bajaj at 9:45 am

by Alex Malis

PowerPoint is undoubtedly a unique way to keep your audience interested all through your presentation. As a presenter, your priority is to keep your audience captivated by the outstanding design of your PowerPoint slide. From the coloring effect to orderly structuring your content, and using appropriate visual data, including charts/graphs, PowerPoint has you covered.

PowerPoint also uses templates, that allow you to speak at a conference, elaborate on sales, and deliver excellent pitch deck during business meetings. PowerPoint templates are predesigned slides which you can use for presentation of your slide after editing. These templates include different slides with a stylish content design that has icons, images, and paragraphs in a professional layout.

PowerPoint templates enable you to make up and deliver your presentation on time. All you need to do is a quick edit to suit your need on your chosen template. Just copy and paste content to the slide, then you can change colors, resize graphics, or place an image.

In this article, ten pitch deck PowerPoint templates have been chosen for your consideration on your presentation slide. For the presentation of your school/ business project, financial reporting, or even business pitch, here is a perfectly modern way to give a lasting impression to your audience.

1. Pitch Deck v 2.0 PowerPoint Template

For so little, you can get this amazing PowerPoint template. This template is packed with 400+ unique slides, 16×9 widescreen, 500 vector icons, editable tables, and much more. It includes icons, infographics, and presentation files like PowerPoint PPTX, and JPG images. This template is suitable for every sector of the business world.

Pitch Deck 2.0

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Wednesday, June 26, 2019, posted by Geetesh Bajaj at 9:30 am

by Echo Swinford

Yesterday I did a rush cleanup job on a nasty deck of slides for a client, and today, I got a thank you email that said:

There is one thing I must ask you. How do you get your tables to format with such a light design (the lines of the table)? I have tried to figure out how to do this but usually end up picking one from the design menu in the tool bar because I can’t reformat the colors of the actual table lines.

So this is what I do to get the light-colored lines:

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