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This Powerpoint 2011 for Mac course from InfiniteSkills provides a powerful hands-on resource for learning the world's most popular professional presentation tool. You'll go step by step through the creative process of developing compelling presentations, complete with impressive transitions and multimedia elements. The training starts with a simple presentation, with the initial planning stages coming first. You then learn how to add and customize slides slides with text and images, as well as basic animations. As the MS Powerpoint tutorial continues, you will create a professional sales presentation, adding charts, transitions and accessible slide notes. You will then explore the possibilities of a stand-alone presentation, getting more in-depth with organizational charts, animations and music. You will also create slideshows, and build a non-linear presentation with action buttons that a viewer can easily control. Working files are included to help you get started quickly with no prior experience needed.
What You Will Learn
- How to create professional quality presentations, slideshows and basic animations with one of the world's leading office productivity tools.
- How to manipulate and implement information and multimedia a wide range of projects.
- How to create fully compatible documents and projects that can be accessed by users working with Office for Mac products as well as Windows counterparts.
Who Should Take This Course
- Anyone who has used Microsoft Powerpoint in the past but wanted a better understanding of its full range of features.
- Anyone who needs an understanding of Microsoft Office software as it applies to a professional work or academic environment.
- Anyone Mac user new to MS Powerpoint wanting a user-friendly guide that introduces the program from the ground up.
What People Are Saying
"I hate to say I got through college with just the most basic understanding of powerpoints but your videos definitely helped me get mine to a more professional standard."
- Michelle Morris
"There weren't a huge number of differences in the Mac version, but enough to throw me off and make it confusing. These quick tutorials were a big help in getting me proficient."
- Bill Keilman
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|Section 1: Getting Started|
Working Files - Download These FirstPreview
What Will My Final Projects Look Like?Preview
Using The Included Working FilesPreview
|Section 2: Creating A Simple Presentation|
Planning The ContentPreview
Starting The Presentation And Saving The File
Adding Additional Slides
Adding Content And Customizing Bullets
Images Bring Colour To Your Presentation
Say YES With WordArt
Changing The Theme Design
Animating Your Presentation
Presenting The Slideshow
|Section 3: Generating A Sales Presentation|
Do I Choose A Supplied Template Or Design My Own
Creating And Customizing The Slide Master
Adding Slides And Slide Content
Using Clip Art To Bring Color
Charts On Slides
SmartArt Graphics For Vibrant Presentations
Slide Master Helps Control Date And Footer Placement
Usefulness Of PowerPoint Slide Notes
Embedding A Movie Clip
Transitions And Animations
Running The Presentation
|Section 4: Create A Stand Alone Presentation|
Planning A Standalone Presentation
Using The Plan To Setup The Presentation
Adding Text And Image Content
The Addition Of An Organization Chart
An Organization Chart With Photos
Generating A Sales Graph
Slide Transition And Duration Settings
Animating All The Objects On The Slides
Recording Narration For The Presentation
Background Music For The Presentation
Setting Continuous Playback
Exporting And Distributing The Presentation
|Section 5: Running A Slideshow|
Preparation Before The Big Day
Running The Show Tips And Tricks
Broadcasting Your Presentation On The Web
|Section 6: Making A Presentation Interactive|
What Is A Non Linear Presentation
Building The Content Of The Interactive Presentation
Adding Yes/No Buttons
Using Images As Action Buttons
Global Action Buttons
Opening External Files And URLs
Triggering Other Applications
Saving And Distributing Your Interactive Slideshow
|Section 7: SkyDrive|
Get Started With SkyDrive
Saving SlideShows To SkyDrive
Tell Others Where The Slideshows Are Online
Editing A SkyDrive PowerPoint Document
Running A SlideShow In SkyDrive
Removing PowerPoint Files From SkyDrive
|Section 8: Next Steps|
Summary And Recap
Infinite Skills is a Canadian based company who offer a huge and ever growing range of high quality eLearning solutions that teach using studio quality narrated videos backed-up with practical hands-on examples and comprehensive working files. All courses are created by trained educators and experts in video based education.
The emphasis is on teaching real life skills that are essential for progressing in today's commercial environment.