IT Symbols for Presenting Online Content and Website Control Mock-ups

Do you have a presentation about website content? Are you redesigning a webpage and want to quickly sketch website changes for your designer? Or you report online traffic statistics?

Using good old PowerPoint slides can be the fastest way, whether you draw a web mock-up or want to illustrate traffic charts.

Continue reading IT Symbols for Presenting Online Content and Website Control Mock-ups

Are your problem-solving meetings a waste of time? Make them more effective

Let’s face it: we’ve all been to business meetings, where at one moment we were lost and a bit ‘off’.

Poorly planned, badly timed and generally disorganized meetings can waste a team’s time and make a leader look unprofessional.

Having a predesigned business meeting template comes handy in such situations. You can adapt it to your meeting rules, and meeting topic checklist, to ensure effective flow of the meeting.

Continue reading Are your problem-solving meetings a waste of time? Make them more effective

Finance, Trade, IT Service Industries Presented by Icons

Talking about service industries such as finances, trade or IT? All those dealing with more abstract concepts than the classical product industries. Therefore it’s harder to present those business sectors visually, to make your presentation more engaging. People respond to visual information faster, thus it’s still worth investing a bit time to illustrate properly your document.

Continue reading Finance, Trade, IT Service Industries Presented by Icons

6 Examples of Redesigning Boring Excel Charts in a PowerPoint

Many presentations are made a day before meetings, if not an hour :). No wonder they look pretty default. Don’t lose the power of your final data presentation due to lack of preparation time.

Wanna know how you can quickly replace default data table or charts with something more attractive? Keep reading.

Continue reading 6 Examples of Redesigning Boring Excel Charts in a PowerPoint

7 Types of Creative Timeline Design

If you want to tell a story in your presentation, show it as a series of events in a chronological order. A nicely-designed timeline is what you need to make your slides visually compelling.

For showing detailed plans, there are numerous specialized tools for project management (just google for Gantt charts apps). However, sometimes simplicity is the best path. That’s why here we propose several ways you can do quickly a fancy timeline in a PowerPoint. A timeline that is flexible to show any events and comments. Plus it’s very easy to create and edit.

Continue reading 7 Types of Creative Timeline Design

Infographics Ideas: How to make tall format infographics in PowerPoint

Visualizations act as a campfire around which we gather to tell stories.
– Al Shalloway

Visualization is a powerful way to simplify data that hard to understand and show it in an insightful form.

Have you ever thought about creating attractive infographics yourself? You can do it pretty fast using only PowerPoint and I will show how easy it is.

Continue reading Infographics Ideas: How to make tall format infographics in PowerPoint