PowerPoint

PowerPoint: Why SlideMasters?

October 7, 2015 Categorized in: PowerPoint

Q. I’m always customizing my slides even though I use a SlideMaster. Why should I even bother with a SlideMaster?

9 ways to become a PowerPoint pro

November 5, 2014 Categorized in: PowerPoint

Take these quick tips from writer Joseph Hindy and elevate your presentations.

YouTube videos in PowerPoint

November 4, 2014 Categorized in: PowerPoint

Q. Can I have a video from YouTube in my presentation and have it play automatically?
Whether you’re presenting with PowerPoint 2010 or 2013, you can jump to a named section of your presentation in a couple of clicks.

How to give a great presentation

July 15, 2014 Categorized in: PowerPointSpeaking

Public speaking can be a great way to boost your career. Deborah Jacobs combines her own expertise with that of lawyer Conrad Teitell to offer six tips for giving a great presentation.

Spotting PowerPoint revisions

June 27, 2014 Categorized in: PowerPoint

Q. Someone revised my PowerPoint presentation. How can I see exactly what they changed on each slide?

Fun with animation in PowerPoint

May 9, 2014 Categorized in: PowerPoint

Q. There’s a cool “gears” Smart­­Art element. Can I animate it so the gears spin?
Q. I’m delivering a presentation online. Are there any special considerations for my Power­­­­Point presentation?

Tame your large PowerPoint decks

September 5, 2013 Categorized in: PowerPoint

Are you terrorized by your monster PowerPoint deck? If you have a file with more than 30 slides, there are tools you can use to tame the beast. Two ways to make your decks easier to manage:

Ugly PowerPoint

July 5, 2013 Categorized in: PowerPoint

The answers to two questions offer tips on making sure your slides don’t become eyesores.
Q. My tables never look right when I paste them into Power­­Point. How should I paste Excel data into PowerPoint?

Backgrounds in PowerPoint

February 22, 2013 Categorized in: PowerPoint

Q. Is it better to use a dark or a light background in PowerPoint?
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