Ideas and proposals in business are now typically communicated via PowerPoint Presentations. Often these decks are not even presented in the formal sense, they just get emailed to the recipient. You need to learn how to communicate your ideas using decks. This is an important skill. You can be the best analyst in the world but if you cannot get your ideas across…
Writing skills are important but we tend to overemphasize correct grammar and form – not necessarily simple and direct communication – the essence of creating good a good presentation. Each slide in your presentation should be crafted just like you would craft a canvas of a painting! Here are some ideas on how to create good decks.
Source: Macmillan, D. (2012). Life After Death by PowerPoint. Retrieved from https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=ayxfblOyUBY&feature=youtu.be
Source: Bauman, Y. (2007). Principles of Economics, Translated. Retrieved from https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=VVp8UGjECt4&feature=youtu.be
Source: Jefferys, J. D. (2006). Killer Presentation Skills. Retrieved from https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=whTwjG4ZIJg&feature=youtu.be
Source: BNET.com. (2009). Make a Presentation Like Steve Jobs. Retrieved from https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=RHX-xnP_G5s