PowerPoint Presentation Makeover Tips for Busy Presenters
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PowerPoint Presentation Makeover Tips for Busy Presenters

Learn a proven step-by-step formula and discover the surprising truth about designing slides that have the wow factor.
4.7 (6 ratings)
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Last updated 6/2016
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What Will I Learn?
Connect with your audience with simple yet visually appealing presentation slides
Win over tough crowds with captivating slides filled with engaging content
Convey key messages across in any situation without appearing long-winded
Use the right images and visuals to deliver the maximum impact in your presentation
Spend less time creating your slides and focus on your real job
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Requirements
  • No prerequisite necessary except some basic knowledge of PowerPoint
  • No design skills is required
  • A copy of the presentation slides you wish to makeover
  • Any materials required will be provided in the course
Description

Most presenters' slides are broken. When was the last time you sat through or delivered a presentation with slides that are problematic?

Are you facing these challenges with your slides? 

  • Overloaded with information
  • Filled with wordy bullet points
  • Contained dense amount of data 
  • Appeared unprofessional and boring
  • Presented in a disorganized manner


In this course, you will understand why most of the presentation slides produced miss the mark and learn how to fix them quickly and easily. 

Creating an attractive deck of PowerPoint slides is not an art. It is a simple science.

By learning how your brain reacts to information, it will shift your mindset and change the way you think about presentation slides forever.

This course will impart everything you need to know on creating a more memorable presentation experience through a winning deck of slides while you remain in complete control over your audience.

Apply the tactics and strategies outlined in this course to your presentation slides and you will have more engagement with your audience than you ever thought possible.

Who is the target audience?
  • Anyone who feels embarrassed over their boring or awful looking slides.
  • Anyone who wants to bring their presentation slides to the next level
  • This course is NOT for those who want to learn how to use PowerPoint
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Curriculum For This Course
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Getting Started
3 Lectures 09:42

Welcome! Let us get started on this course with a quick introduction of myself. 

Preview 02:36

The lecture will provide you with a quick overview of the presentation slide makeover journey that I will be taking you through.

Preview 02:33

Everyone desire to have a set of professional looking slides but the reality is most presentation slides suck! In this lecture, you will learn the major mistakes that people commit when preparing their presentation slides.

Preview 04:33
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Laying the Foundation
3 Lectures 12:03

You may think that designing a good presentation slide is an art. It is true but creating a good slide is also a science. In this lecture, you will find out the one key factor that make up a good presentation slide.

A Secret to an Amazing Presentation Deck You Need to Know
03:54

Using the right images can increase both the retention and recall rate of your audience but many presenters are making these basic mistakes when selecting images. In this lecture, you will find out what are the three common mistakes people make when selecting images. 

3 Common Mistakes To Avoid When Selecting Images
01:45

A picture is worth a thousand words. Finding the right image to convey your idea instead of a large amount of text will increase the effectiveness of your presentation slides. Discover a few ways you can find the right images without the need to spend a lot of time.

A Quick Look Behind The Scenes On How I Find Images
06:24
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Creating Opening Slides that Impress
6 Lectures 25:04

Most people do not pay much attention to their opening slide. Is a good opening slide important to your presentation? In this lecture, I will explore this topic with you and explain to you why I think a good opening slide is crucial for your presentation.

Is Your Opening Slide Important?
04:08

There are many ways to create a good opening slide. In this lecture, I will share with you a brilliant method to create an opening slide that is inspired by onion skin. Sound interesting? Watch the lecture to find out more. 

What Does Onion Skin and Opening Slide Have in Common? - Part 1
01:16

There are many ways to create a good opening slide. In this lecture, I will share with you a brilliant method to create an opening slide that is inspired by onion skin. Sound interesting? Watch the lecture to find out more

What Does Onion Skin and Opening Slide Have in Common? - Part 2
09:28

In this lecture, I will teach you another method to create an opening slide that look impressive yet it is very straightforward. It will definitely be able to wow your most difficult and visually demanding audience.

A Sticker Book Approach to Creating Stunning Opening Slide - Part 1
01:44

In this lecture, I will teach you another method to create an opening slide that look impressive yet it is very straightforward. It will definitely be able to wow your most difficult and visually demanding audience.

A Sticker Book Approach to Creating Stunning Opening Slide - Part 2
07:23

A video preview of the opening slides that you can create based on the sticker book approach covered in the previous lecture.

Preview 01:05
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How to Deliver a Stronger Message
10 Lectures 01:08:36

Have you wondered if you are killing your audience with bad presentation slides? There is a term coined to describe this phenomenon - Death by PowerPoint. In this lecture, you will learn how to fight against it with a pair of scissor.

Avoiding Death by Powerpoint with a Pair of Scissor - Part 1
03:05

Have you wondered if you are killing your audience with bad presentation slides? There is a term coined to describe this phenomenon - Death by PowerPoint. In this lecture, you will learn how to fight against it with a pair of scissor.

Avoiding Death by Powerpoint with a Pair of Scissor - Part 2
19:59

Many slides are badly designed and presenters cram too much information into one slide. This causes the audience to be confused and frustrated. In this lecture, I will explore with you the concept of "One Idea One slide" and how you can implement it.

A Must Have Guide to the "One Idea One Slide" Concept
02:33

Find out what a full-bleed image is and learn how it can complement your message to not only help you to support your message, but it can even increase your audience comprehension, and evoke their emotions to create a longer retention.

How to Deliver a Stronger Message with Full-bleed Images
07:07

Statistics are important but they can be boring. In this lecture, you will learn an easy method to present your statistics in an impressive and convincing manner that will leave a lasting impression on your audience.

An Easy Method to Make Your Statistics Standout - Part 1
02:39

Statistics are important but they can be boring. In this lecture, you will learn an easy method to present your statistics in an impressive and convincing manner that will leave a lasting impression on your audience.

An Easy Method to Make Your Statistics Standout - Part 2
11:51

Presenting geographical based information using text can be boring and challenging. In this lecture, you will learn an interesting way to better present those information so that your audience can grasp them easily.

A Fun Way to Present Information Using GPS Approach - Part 1
01:22

Presenting geographical based information using text can be boring and challenging. In this lecture, you will learn an interesting way to better present those information so that your audience can grasp them easily.

A Fun Way to Present Information Using GPS Approach - Part 2
09:09

Do you struggle with how to make really big numbers easy for the audience to understand? This lecture will teach you a right way to create a slide that makes it easy for the audience to understand the importance and magnitude of your huge number.

The Right Way to Presenting Really Big Numbers - Part 1
07:17

Do you struggle with how to make really big numbers easy for the audience to understand? This lecture will teach you a right way to create a slide that makes it easy for the audience to understand the importance and magnitude of your huge number.

The Right Way to Presenting Really Big Numbers - Part 2
03:34
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Creating Powerful Closing Slides
1 Lecture 04:59

Typically people close their presentation with a "Thank You" slide. Although that is perfectly alright, there is a better way to end it. Discover a principle in this lecture and learn an uncommon way to end your next presentation.

Closing your presentation using the CRM approach
04:59
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Free Bonuses
3 Lectures 11:40

Learn how you can mask an image right in PowerPoint without the need to use any image editing tool like Photoshop or engage the help of a designer.

A Little-known Trick to Mask An Image Using PowerPoint
03:31

Graphic designers normally use Adobe Photoshop to create transparent images but it is too complicated for a layman to learn. This bonus lecture will introduce you a tool to do exact that with just a few simple clicks. 

The Insider's Secret To Creating Transparent Images
05:43

QR Codes are two-dimensional barcodes that can be read with mobile devices. Learn how to create your own QR Code online in a few seconds without any special knowledge. 

A Simple Tool to Create Your Own QR Code
02:26
About the Instructor
Henry Low 刘荣发
4.7 Average rating
7 Reviews
67 Students
2 Courses
Presentation and UX Expert | PPT及UX专家

When it comes to creating a presentation deck, Henry Low has unparalleled credentials. He spent close to two decades of his professional life specializing in creating presentation deck for his employers and clients.

Over the years, he has developed a weird way of looking at presentation slides. Like almost every other skills in life, once you can obtain the magic formula, all you need is just the right coaching and a new way of thinking.

Henry's passion now is to educate and empower all people with the ability to deliver their ideas that stick in their audience minds, through the help of some professional looking slides.

He wants to eliminate all excuses prohibiting anyone from making great slides. The fact is you already have all you need to get your killer presentation slides ready. 

Through this course, you can leverage on his years of studying, experimenting, hands-on designing, and criticism, all distilled into the most proven methods, techniques, mindsets, and philosophies so you can turn those lacklustre slides into an awesome deck!

Do join him on this life-changing journey!

在制作高水准的PPT方面,Henry具有无与伦比的资历。在他的职业生涯中,有近20年为他的员工及客户制作各种PPT的经验。

多年来,他形成了一种奇特的视角来看PPT。就像生活中的每一个其他技能,一旦你能得到神奇的公式,剩下需要做的只是正确的训练和新的思维方式。

Henry现在将所有的热情致力于教会并赋予那些所有想要通过演示专业的PPT而将听众牢牢抓住的人这种能力。

他希望所有人都可以消除一切无法制作超高水准PPT的借口。事实是,你已经拥有制作超高水准的PPT所需要的一切。

通过本教程,你可以坐享其成他多年对PPT制作的研究、试验、动手设计的成果,现在都已成为最行之有效的方法、技巧、心态和哲学,所以你可以轻松地将原本那些死气沉沉的PPT制作得棒棒的!

和他一起开始改变的旅程吧!