Thoughts and impressions of happenings in the world of PowerPoint and presentations, continuously updated since 2003.
Julie Terberg is the creative force behind Design to Present and Terberg Design, focused on crafting presentations that better communicate with audiences. With decades of experience in the presentation industry, Julie has trusted partnerships with other presentation professionals and valued clients around the world.
Since 2005, she has been recognized as a Microsoft PowerPoint MVP for her contributions to the presentation community. Julie enjoys teaching and sharing ideas with other presentation professionals. She speaks at a number of conferences, including the Presentation Summit and the Present to Succeed conference. Julie is a director of the Presentation Guild and cohosts the webinar series “Inspired by Design,” exclusively for Guild members.
In this conversation, Julie talks about her participation at the upcoming Presentation Summit 2021, being held on location in Clearwater Beach, FL, and virtually this year from September 26 to 29, 2021.
Frederik Dessau is Head of Design & Content at Omnidocs, a document company focused on brand management and productivity in Microsoft Office. Frederik has been working professionally with PowerPoint (from template to content) since 2005, implementing not only brands, but also sales processes and project management excellence. Frederik came to Omnidocs with a broad background from traditional communication, ad and design agencies. Today he is a leading resource in terms of corporate efficiency within Microsoft Office with a special force (and love) within the domains of PowerPoint. Form follows function is the mantra, but we go the extra mile to make sure the brand magic is kept safe in templates and documents.
In this conversation, Frederik talks about SkabelonDesign’s evolution to the new Omnidocs branding.
Do you want to insert video clips within your PowerPoint slides? Videos can be useful to express your message, and PowerPoint lets you easily insert video clips. There are some prerequisites though that you must have in place before you use video clips in PowerPoint and also, you must be sure that you are using video clips for the right reasons.
It’s so awesome that PowerPoint and other Microsoft Office programs offer so many keyboard shortcuts, but has it ever happened that you press a keyboard shortcut in PowerPoint, and it does not work? No, there’s nothing wrong with the keyboard shortcut you pressed, or even with PowerPoint. There may be any number of other reasons for the keyboard shortcut not working. Let us explore some of these reasons.
Nolan Haims has over 20 years of experience in the fields of visual communications and presentation, having created every type of presentation from Fortune 500 CEO keynotes, to TED talks to multi-million dollar agency pitches. He trains organizations to think visually, speaks at national conferences, writes on visual storytelling at PresentYourStory, and is a co-host of the long-running Presentation Podcast. And as one of only 34 Microsoft PowerPoint MVPs in the world, he works with and advises the software development team. He runs his own visual communications consultancy in Montclair, NJ.
In this conversation, Nolan talks about his participation at the upcoming Presentation Summit 2021, being held on location in Clearwater Beach, FL, and virtually this year from September 26 to 29, 2021.
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