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Where can I find tips for creating great slides?


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Craig Russell
Posted May 21, 2015 by Craig Russell
Category: Public Speaking
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I want to learn how to create compelling visuals or slides. Can you point me to some resources that have been helpful to you?
Tags: slides, visuals, resources

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Jason Carlton
Posted May 21, 2015 by Jason Carlton
Garr Reynolds in his talk on how to give compelling presentations at https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=YbV3b-l1sZs recommends several books on storytelling:

■ The leader’s guide to storytelling by Stephen Denning
■ Story proof: The science behind the startling power of story by Kendall Haven

These would be good for mastering the art of telling story with visuals/slides.

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Julia Palmer
Posted June 3, 2015 by Julia Palmer
Garr Reynolds of Presentation Zen fame has a good blog at http://www.presentationzen.com/presentationzen/. You'll also see links to his books and TED talks on his blog.

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K@SpeakMeister.com
Posted December 30, 2015 by K@SpeakMeister.com
David JP Phillips gave a great talk about PowerPoint presentations and how to do them correctly: https://youtu.be/Iwpi1Lm6dFo

I love that video because it has just the right amount of humor and useful information. Hope this helps!

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Carla Wilson
Posted June 3, 2015 by Carla Wilson
Another good resource is Duarte Design at http://www.duarte.com/.

You can check out Nancy Duarte's blog, training and books on her website.