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Author: Andy Balser
Publisher: Toronto : ECW, ©2013.
Edition/Format:   eBook : Document : EnglishView all editions and formats
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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  Read more...
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Genre/Form: Electronic books
Additional Physical Format: Power through presentations
Material Type: Document, Internet resource
Document Type: Internet Resource, Computer File
All Authors / Contributors: Andy Balser
ISBN: 9781770903500 177090350X
OCLC Number: 868535504
Notes: Title from title screen (20 Jan. 2014).
Cover subtitle: Tips and tricks to build a better slide deck.
Description: 1 online resource (172 pages) : color illustrations, color maps
Contents: Choosing what to use --
Delivery options --
Finding inspiration --
The hall of shame --
Your own little story-time --
How we process information --
You don't stink at work --
Coloring outside the lines --
Cranking up your sass factor --
A few tips of the trade --
Let's put it all together now --
So that's it.
Responsibility: Andy Balser.
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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.

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