Reblog: Top 12 Most Annoying PowerPoint Presentation Mistakes (12 of 12)

Make sure you have a position in the room where you can stand so everybody can clearly hear what you’re saying. 12. Testing Your Presentation Before every single presentation that you present, be sure to set aside time to test out your presentation in the room that you’re hosting it to make sure that you’re well prepared. Test out your … Continue reading Reblog: Top 12 Most Annoying PowerPoint Presentation Mistakes (12 of 12)

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Reblog: Top 12 Most Annoying PowerPoint Presentation Mistakes (11 of 12)

99% of your focus should be on your audience. 11. Reading from the Presentation This is easily one of the most common mistakes that people make and guarantees an unsuccessful presentation. Always remember that your slideshow is there to accompany what you’re saying and shouldn’t be used as a script. If you’re simply reading from your presentation, this is incredibly boring for … Continue reading Reblog: Top 12 Most Annoying PowerPoint Presentation Mistakes (11 of 12)

Reblog: Top 12 Most Annoying PowerPoint Presentation Mistakes (10 of 12)

If you’re representing a business or organisation, try to fit your slides to match your brand’s image. 10. No Slide Consistency While you want your slide to be engaging, eye-catching and to hold your viewer’s attention, it’s bad practice to mix up colours, fonts and text styles in your presentations. If you’re going from slide … Continue reading Reblog: Top 12 Most Annoying PowerPoint Presentation Mistakes (10 of 12)

Reblog: Top 12 Most Annoying PowerPoint Presentation Mistakes (7 of 12)

Avoid putting the most important information at the edges of your slide. 7. Hiding the Important Information When it comes to conveying your information within the slides of the presentation, it’s essential that you highlight the important information. This means you should avoid putting the most important information at the edges of your slide, rather into the middle where it’s … Continue reading Reblog: Top 12 Most Annoying PowerPoint Presentation Mistakes (7 of 12)

Reblog: Top 12 Most Annoying PowerPoint Presentation Mistakes (6 of 12)

Using a light text on a light background is bad, especially for those sitting at the back of your presentation. 6. Poorly Contrasted Slides Contrasting is one of the most important habits you need to learn for creating professional PowerPoint presentations. The worst-case scenario of this is using white text on a white background, which you’re obviously not going to … Continue reading Reblog: Top 12 Most Annoying PowerPoint Presentation Mistakes (6 of 12)

Reblog: Top 12 Most Annoying PowerPoint Presentation Mistakes (5 of 12)

The best way is to create your own images for PowerPoint presentation so you can be sure that they are not abstract but absolutely perfect for the topic of your presentation. 5. Not Formatting Images Correctly If you’ve ever seen a PowerPoint presentation where someone has added images, either from Google Image Search or otherwise, you’ll be aware of the fact that it’s so annoying when … Continue reading Reblog: Top 12 Most Annoying PowerPoint Presentation Mistakes (5 of 12)

Reblog: Virgil Abloh’s Eureka Moment at Louis Vuitton

His rapid ascent to centre stage has been a remarkable lesson in the enduring power of the American dream. On Thursday, Abloh's challenge was finding a connection between the brand’s clothing and its heritage. via Virgil Abloh's Eureka Moment at Louis Vuitton - Longreads