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You Are Certifiable

You Are Certifiable

Not everyone knows what industry certifications are for, what they entail, or even if they’re right for them. But sometimes asking those questions can be difficult or embarrassing. In this article we’ll try answer all of those questions and you don’t even have to admit you don’t already know.

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Show me the numbers

Show me the numbers

Show me the numbers sounds clichéd, but numbers are what a data-oriented society expects. For designers and content professionals, this expectation comes with an additional challenge to represent the data in an impactful way. Read on to learn more.

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Is Your PowerPoint a Presentation or a Business Report?

Is Your PowerPoint a Presentation or a Business Report?

Did you know that there is an unspoken fact in the presentations' world? This fact is that nearly half, or even more, of the PowerPoint presentations, and presentations created in other programs are not going to be projected onscreen and presented in a boardroom or a...

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Show Some Love to PowerPoint Tables

Show Some Love to PowerPoint Tables

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...

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Startups and Us: A Relationship Worth Investing In?

Startups and Us: A Relationship Worth Investing In?

How many new startups do you hear about every day? How many pitches do they have to give in each development phase to receive investments to start, grow, and escalate their operations? All those startups need an exponentially expanding number of presentations to...

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New Features in PowerPoint: Embedded 3D Animations

New Features in PowerPoint: Embedded 3D Animations

PowerPoint's 3D experiences get more enhanced all the time. To begin with, the only way you could animate 3D models was by using the Morph transition effect. Next, you could use the 3D animations. But now, with the new embedded 3D animations feature, you no longer...

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Using Long Screenshots in Presentations

Using Long Screenshots in Presentations

The Problem You want to show the entire length of a web page in your presentation. You don't want to rely on the spotty internet connection, so you don't link to the live site or embed the webpage into your slide. However the full screenshot is entirely too long to...

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This Sale is Bananas!

This Sale is Bananas!

New members, current members, non-members: our #CyberMonday2018 deal is BANANAS! Cyber Monday BOGO for New MembersNew members, buy one annual membership, get one year free. Yes, that's 2 years for $99! BOGO offer available for new members only....

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The 2018 Annual Salary Survey Report

The 2018 Annual Salary Survey Report

Things are looking good in the world of presentation professionals. That’s the top takeaway from data in our annual survey of the salaries, demographics, and work habits of presentationists.

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