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6 vital questions to ask before you use PowerPoint

Reducing the number of slides, or ditching them altogether, would vastly improve most team meetings and presentations. Despite this, it is estimated that over 30 million PowerPoint presentations are given every day. It is, without doubt, the default slide software for most professionals to communicate their ideas. That PowerPoint is so commonly used doesn’t mean that using […]

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Jeff Bezos says banning PowerPoint is “the smartest thing we ever did” at Amazon

In his 2018 letter to shareholders, Jeff Bezos, Amazon founder and CEO, reminded his senior managers that PowerPoint is banned in all executive meetings. Bezos’s reasons for banning presentation software and his suggestions for a replacement provides invaluable insight for all leaders and professional influencers.

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What great presenters can learn from Google’s success

Ever wondered how Google beat Yahoo, Ask and other search engines to achieve such dominance?  What is their blueprint for their success? What if you could apply that same formula to your presentations? And what if that same formula could transform your presentations to make them more, persuasive, memorable and engaging? So, what do you need to do?How […]

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Harvard research shows PowerPoint doesn’t work

New research from Harvard University shows that using PowerPoint could be damaging your presentations.  I can almost hear you thinking, how can that be true when so many people use it? For many business people, it’s almost impossible to give any presentation, or run a team meeting, without PowerPoint.  Let me elaborate on just why it might be […]

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