Prezi is a presentation tool for amateurs. It is a tool used to cover for a bad presentation delivery. It's the red sports car for the horny 16 year old. If you haven't heard of Prezi before here's the straight dope... An alternative to PowerPoint, Prezi is a visual storytelling tool which uses panning, zooming in, and zooming out to reveal context or to focus on … [Read more...] about Prezi is to Presenters What Boxing Gloves Are to Surgeons
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3am and the ceiling hadn't changed. Herman lay there, looking up, unable to move. Sleep-deprived. Silently panicking. In less than 7 hours he would perform the final task in his promotion test... a presentation. In front of a panel of executives. Rumor had it that there were about 15 executives in the audience of each promotion test. A tough audience. With even … [Read more...] about 3 Mind-Blowing Hacks for a Killer Presentation (You Won’t Believe #2)
Seriously!... Put down the bullet points and back away slowly. You have your reputation and career to think about. We need to have a long talk about your next presentation. First off... Who do you think you're going to impress with those bullet points anyway? Have you ever attended a presentation where a bullet point has kept you fixated? I thought not. Got … [Read more...] about Warning: Your Presentations May Be Sabotaging Your Career!
Revenge. Werner Steele was angry. He'd had enough. He added a roll of duct tape to the supplies in his black back pack and headed downstairs to the room where he would get the revenge he deserved. He walked quietly and deliberately. All the while thoughts running through his mind about what they had done to him. They'd laughed at him. They'd ignored … [Read more...] about Do You Recognize the 5 Early Warnings Signs of a Bored Audience?
Want to destroy your presentation? Want to kill your chances of closing the deal or getting that promotion you've been after? Want your audience to walk out of your presentation vowing never to talk to you again? Here are the 5 sure-fire ways to ruin your presentation and make your audience hate you. 1. Turning your back on the audience We got it... You're nervous. … [Read more...] about 5 Sure-Fire Ways to Ruin Your Presentation