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  • The Presentation Lab: Learn the Formula Behind Powerful Presentations
    The Presentation Lab: Learn the Formula Behind Powerful Presentations

Monday
Jul282014

Blowing Out the Chart

I hate the facts of the data behind this chart, but love the way the designer calls extra attention to comparitive norm. From prisonpolicy.org.

Friday
Jul112014

Animated Gears in PowerPoint

If you've ever wanted animated gears in your presentation, InDezine.com has done the hard work for you. For just a few bucks, you can have cut and paste access to a wide variety of pre-made and pre-animated gears.

Download them here

Sunday
Jul062014

Interactive Infographics in PowerPoint

My awesome friends at SlideRabbit wrote up a really nice explanation of how they recently created an interactive infographic for a client all within PowerPoint. And if you don't read the whole thing, you can't whine and say, "But why would you do that in PowerPoint?" (Hint: It's all about client editability...)

Wednesday
Jun042014

Mary Meeker Presentation Makeover

 

A lot of people (including clients of mine) took note of presentation designer Emiland De Cubber's slide makeover of Mary Meeker's deck profiled in Business Week.

It's good. Take a look.

And a hat tip to IdeaTransplant's great post on the makeover.

Monday
Jun022014

The Original Macintosh Guide and Mouse Tutorial

 

Gizmodo has a great look back at the original Macintosh guide and tutorial that teaches users how to use a mouse. We all had to learn at one point...

Check out the entire guidebook here, and see parts of it in action below.