The concept of the product lifecycle is widely known among business theoretics and practitioners. Such PLC analysis, if done properly, can alert a company as to the health of the product in relation to the market it serves.
If you are working in investments area, then likely you are familiar with GE McKinsey Matrix. This simple framework is a powerful marketing strategy and product management portfolio analysis tool. Learn how you can present the McKinsey model by applying some creative matrix design ideas.
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.
There are dozens of frameworks you can use for strategic analysis, from classical SWOT model to the BCG matrix. The question is which one to choose and how to illustrate strategy in engaging and understandable way for your audience. As usual, the simplest way is the best 🙂
SWOT analysis is an often-heard word in our world. Students on business courses start learning it from the very first year 🙂 Then managers and operational executives on team meetings trying to make their employees think and distinguish unique advantages and disadvantages of products, projects or their work. How to grab attention to all issues of SWOT presentation? Here are a few tips for making an appealing presentation of all SWOT categories. So you can be a star of your next strategic analysis meeting :).
‘The very last deadline is February the 29th!’
How often do we hear the word ‘deadline’? All the time, right? Whether we are working on different projects, designing roadmaps, talking about marketing activities, creating our quarterly reviews or simply designing calendars to plan our work ahead. We have to set specific deadlines because if there’s no time limit, there’s no real work.
For some of us ‘deadline’ may sound scary, especially if we leave all the work for last hour 🙂
When you want to present long-term plans, visualizing it is the best way to communicate your company or product vision.
We’d like to share three ways to make your roadmap presentation attractive and well remembered.
The Boston Consulting group’s product portfolio matrix (BCG) is designed to help with long-term strategic planning, to help a business consider growth opportunities by reviewing its portfolio of products to decide where to invest, to discontinue or develop products. Since 1968, the BCG matrix, also known as the Boston or growth-share matrix, is a tool to answer those questions by providing them with a way to analyze product lines in search of growth opportunities.
Need to illustrate Investment concept? Is Investment or CAPEX expenses a topic of your presentation in
- your agenda slide, as one of the topics you talk about?
- title slide – if your whole presentation is about investments, typically in various board report presentations or strategy plan presentation?
It is crucial to choose the right way to present your investment ideas. Here are a few symbols suggestions you can use to illustrate your point about investment.
Do you want to visualize your strategy’s potential on the slide? In this blog, we presented creative graphics that can help you to illustrate a position of a business organization with PowerPoint.