Power through Presentations
Tips and Tricks to Build a Better Slide Deck
BUSINESS & ECONOMICS / Business Communication / Meetings & Presentations
May 01, 2013
9 x 6 in
Tackling a challenge faced by millions of business professionals every day, this handy guide shows how to create effective, visually appealing PowerPoint slides. In contrast to other books on the topic that focus on the wrong skills or read like boring technical manuals, this lighthearted book avoids jargon and provides useful information about the practical realities of creating materials in this popular application. It addresses common user concerns, such as turning facts and data into compelling visual images, generating concise project updates, creating presentation decks to be emailed or reviewed over the phone, and finding useful PowerPoint examples with minimal research. With accessible Language and 50 color illustrations, the book efficiently explains how to translate ideas into sleek presentations.
Andy Balser has degrees in engineering and business and has traveled around the world delivering simple, effective presentations to multinational corporations. He lives in Vancouver, British Columbia.