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  • 30 TIPS FOR AWESOME PRESENTATIONS

    Ian Lurie @portentint

    ian@portent.com

    The Portent Webinar Series

  • portent.co/ian-proposals

    Yes, like this, no m.

  • #portentu

    This is the hash tag

  • WHY DO PRESENTATIONS SUCK?

  • PRESENTATION SLIDES

  • TIP #0 USE YOUR TIME WISELY

  • WRITE SLIDES

    REHEARSE

    REVISE

    PREP

  • TELL ME WHY CONNECT THE HOW USE STRONG LANGUAGE SUPPORT YOUR AUDIENCE

  • TELL ME WHY

  • WHY ASK WHY?

  • BECAUSE WHAT IS BORING.

  • THIS IS A DOG-SIZED SEMI-AQUATIC RODENT WITH THICK FUR.

    yawn

  • IF YOU LIKE DOG-SIZED RODENTS THAT ALWAYS LOOK SMUG, THEN CAPYBARAS ARE FOR YOU.

    @!#*& yeah.

  • IM TELLING YOU THIS BECAUSE I BELIEVE THAT _______________________________

  • IF YOU _______________________ THEN YOULL WANT TO LISTEN.

    tip #2: Fill in the blank

  • WHY = VALUE

  • WHY = VALUE

    TIP #3: WRITE IT FIRST

  • TIP #3: WRITE IT FIRST

  • TIP #4: HAVE A STRUCTURE

  • SAY WHAT YOULL SAY SAY WHAT YOURE SAYING SAY WHAT YOU SAID

  • HAVE STOPS ALONG THE WAY

  • CONNECT WHY TO HOW

  • IMPUTED VALUE

  • IMPUTED VALUE CONNECTS WHY, HOW & WHAT

  • IMPUTED VALUE ITS ABOUT DETAILS

  • LOW IMPUTED VALUE

  • LOW IMPUTED VALUE

    LOOKS BEAT UP

  • LOW IMPUTED VALUE

    BROKEN FACE

    WATER DAMAGE

  • HIGH IMPUTED VALUE

    BLEEP

  • HIGH IMPUTED VALUE

    BLEEP

    LOOKS COOL

  • HIGH IMPUTED VALUE

    MOSTLY INTACT

    ANATOMICALLY CORRECT

    BLEEP

  • IMPUTED VALUE YOUR PRESENTATION MUST HAVE IT

  • TIP #5 NO BULLETS

  • TIP #5 NO BULLETS (except for lists)

  • TIP #6 AVOID ARIAL

  • BLOCK FONTS ARE FUN GOTHAM ARIAL BLACK FRANKLIN GOTHIC KNOCKOUT IS PRETTY AWESOME

  • BUT DONT BE AFRAID TO TRY UNUSUAL STUFF ACADEMY ENGRAVED BAUHAUS IMPRINT

  • TIP #7 READABILITY IS PARAMOUNT

  • TIP #6 THE 10-FOOT TEST

    THE 10-FOOT TEST

  • TIP #8 THINK BIG

  • TIP #8 THINK BIG

    at least 32 pt type

  • TREAT TYPE AS ART

  • TIP #9 COLORS FOR EMPHASIS

  • TIP #10 PLAY WITH LINE SPACING FOR DIFFERENT EFFECTS. THIS FEELS REALLY TIGHT AND TOGETHER. BUT ITS HARDER TO READ W/ LOTS OF WORDS.

  • TIP #10 FOR JUST A FEW WORDS IT WORKS GREAT, THOUGH.

  • TIP #11 FOR SUPER EMPHASIS VARY TYPE SIZES.

  • TIP #12 VARY SIZES AND SPACING FOR A NICE SQUARE LOOK

  • TIP #13 NO WIGGLING

  • TIP #13 NO SQUIRMING

  • TIP #13 NO SMALL MOVEMENT

  • TIP #13 NO WIGGLING

    i am in a zen state.

  • TIP #14 USE FILLS FOR CONTRAST

  • TIP #14 USE FILLS FOR CONTRAST

  • TIP #14 USE FILLS FOR CONTRAST

  • TIP #14 USE FILLS FOR CONTRAST

  • SHOW YOUR PERSONALITY

    FILLED WITH PHOTO BG

    COLOR, 50% TRANSPARENCY.

  • TIP #15 LEARN THE GOLDEN RATIO

  • 1 1.6

  • BLEEP

    1 1.6

  • TIP #15 LEARN THE GOLDEN RATIO (but dont let it rule your life)

  • TIP #16 CAREFUL WITH COLORS

  • From Tim Beard

    FAVOR A NATURAL COLOR PALETTE

  • TIP #17 USE PHOTOS THE RIGHT WAY

  • CONFRONTATION

  • WISDOM GURU-NESS JUST SILLY

  • ANXIETY MY LIFE

  • IM POORLY GROOMED?

  • TIP #18 AVOID OVERUSED PHOTOS

  • TIP #19 USE YOUR COMPUTER OR TEST EVERYTHING OR USE PDF

  • TIP #19 USE YOUR COMPUTER OR TEST EVERYTHING OR USE PDF

  • IMPUTED VALUE CONNECTS WHY, HOW & WHAT

  • USE STRONG LANGUAGE

    I DON'T GIVE A $##@

  • TIP #20 LOOK EM IN THE EYE

  • TIP #20 YOU US WE

  • IMPUTED VALUE PRESENTATIONS MUST HAVE IT

  • IMPUTED VALUE YOUR PRESENTATION MUST HAVE IT

  • TIP 21: USE DATA SPARINGLY

  • !"!!!!

    !1,000!!

    !2,000!!

    !3,000!!

    !4,000!!

    !5,000!!

    !6,000!!

    0!

    5,000!

    10,000!

    15,000!

    20,000!

    25,000!

    30,000!

    Sep"10

    !

    Oct"10!

    Nov

    "10!

    Dec"10

    !

    Jan"11

    !

    Feb"11

    !

    Mar"11!

    Apr"11

    !

    May"11!

    Jun"11

    !

    Jul"1

    1!

    Aug"11

    !

    Sep"11

    !

    Oct"11!

    Nov

    "11!

    Dec"11

    !

    SEO!visits!

    NB!SEO!visits!

    TIP 21: USE DATA SPARINGLY

  • TIP #22 SHOW YOUR PERSONALITY

  • IM A GEEK

  • DAMN PROUD OF IT

  • TIP #23 DO REFERENCE GENDER

  • MAN/WOMAN BOY/GIRL MAN/GIRL BOY/WOMAN

  • TIP #24 CULTURAL AWARENESS

  • SUPPORT YOUR AUDIENCE

  • TIP #25 UPLOAD TO SLIDESHARE

  • PEOPLE PAY TO ATTEND CONFERENCES

  • CONTENT = WORK CONTENT = PRODUCT

  • YOUR PRODUCT

  • TIP #26 EMBED ON YOUR BLOG

  • TIP #26 EMBED ON YOUR BLOG

  • TIP #27 CREATE A LINK BUNDLE

  • TIP #28 DONT REPEAT

  • TIP #29 DO RECYCLE

  • TIP #30 DO ANSWER QUESTIONS

  • BONUS TIP DO ENJOY YOURSELF

  • TELL ME WHY CONNECT THE HOW USE STRONG LANGUAGE SUPPORT YOUR AUDIENCE

  • WRITE SLIDES

    REHEARSE

    REVISE

    PREP

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