PowerPoint: Tutorials, Articles, and Conversations with Presentation Experts
September 1, 2021
Rick Altman has been hired by hundreds of companies, listened to by tens of thousands of professionals, and read by millions of people, all of whom seek better results with their presentation content and delivery. He covers the whole of the industry, from message crafting, through presentation design, slide creation, software technique, and delivery. He is the host of the Presentation Summit, now in its 19th season as the most prominent learning event for the presentation community. In this conversation, Rick talks about both in-person and virtual conferences in changing times.
August 31, 2021
We begin by looking at ideas and resources to help you prevent your online audiences from getting distracted. This, of course, is so important these days. Learn what you can do to counter these distractions with Haritosh Srivastav of Toastmasters International. PowerPoint 365 for Windows users can explore options found within the Account tab of Backstage view, that allows you to sign in to your Microsoft Account, automatically connect to your OneDrive account, and do so much more.
We feature two more speakers from the upcoming Presentation Summit conference being held this September. They are Jamie Garroch and Lori Chollar. We also bring you quotes, press releases, and templates from the last few days.
September 3, 2021
Are you super-delighted about a PowerPoint feature? Or are you so irritated that you are pulling your hair? Depending upon how you are feeling, you might want to reach out to the folks who create PowerPoint to tell them how you feel. And this is not difficult to do at all. You can accomplish this task right within PowerPoint, within the Feedback tab of Backstage view.
August 30, 2021
Ilene Bergelson is an award-winning actress-turned-presentation-coach and international trainer. Through her consulting practice, EmpowerSpeak, Ilene coaches subject matter experts in health, finance, pharmaceutical, technology, public relations, entertainment, and academia, where clients have sought guidance for optimizing presentation content, interpersonal communication, sensitive conversations, and high-profile events such as interviewing Hillary Clinton before a live audience. In this conversation, Ilene talks about her participation at the upcoming Presentation Summit 2021.
August 26, 2021
In PowerPoint, and in other Microsoft 365 programs you typically need to sign in to a Microsoft Account so that you can access saved settings, customizations, and even some files off the cloud. You typically do this by managing your Account, right inside PowerPoint or another Microsoft 365 program such as Word and Excel. The Account tab in Backstage view allows you to sign in to your Microsoft Account, and automatically connect to your OneDrive account, and do so much more.