As leaders, communication is essential to success. In this episode, Michele and I discuss how to use slides to enhance your presentations and make a greater impact on your audience.
Listen to the AudioIn this episode, we discuss six rules for creating slides that enhance your message and improve communication.
- Create a logical flow.
- Make them readable.
- Avoid clichéd photos.
- Use one point per slide.
- Remember, less is more.
- Create a resource page.
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Question: What other rules have you found helpful in your presentations? You can leave a comment by clicking here.
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Explore Additional Resources
In this episode we mentioned several resources, including:
- Book: Insanely Simple: The Obsession That Drives Apple’s Success by Ken Segall
Book: Presentation Zen: Simple Ideas on Presentation Design and Delivery by Garr Reynolds
Book: Resonate: Present Visual Stories that Transform Audiences by Nancy Duarte
Book: Slide:ology: The Art and Science of Creating Great Presentations by Nancy Duarte
Book: Talk Like TED: The 9 Public-Speaking Secrets of the World’s Top Minds by Carmine Gallo
Conference: The SCORRE™ Conference
Organization: Dynamic Communicators International
Presentation: ‟The Secret Structure of Great Talks” by Nancy Duarte
Website: SlideDocs by Nancy Duarte
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