PowerPoint Psychology - Creating Amazing PowerPoint Slides!

How to build a presentation that actually adds to your message instead of repeating common mistakes that everyone makes.
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  • Lectures 23
  • Length 1.5 hours
  • Skill Level All Levels
  • Languages English
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Published 10/2012 English

Course Description

Lots of people make PowerPoint presentations, and lots of people make really bad presentations! In this course, you will learn (and put into practice) psychology-based PowerPoint strategies and techniques, well beyond the normal ones you may have heard. This is the class that everyone needs. It's not just about using PowerPoint, it's about using it well! Armed with this information, your PowerPoint presentations will be the envy of the office.

What are the requirements?

  • Basic knowledge of PowerPoint

Who is the target audience?

  • PowerPoint Presenters
  • People who build or edit PowerPoint for others
  • Designers who create PowerPoint

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30 day money back guarantee.

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Lifetime access.

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Desktop, iOS and Android.

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Certificate of completion.


Section 1: Catering to Powerpoint's Strengths
Introduction to PowerPoint Psychology.

What PowerPoint is not good for, why people consistently use it for that, and what you can do instead. 

Find out about one of the WORST things you can do. And, almost everyone does it! 
How to manage handouts for a presentation. Tips and tricks for writing good handouts and when to distribute them. 
What to do when the PowerPoint presentation is requested before the actual presentation.
Learn how much data is too much data and how you can get your data points across. 
See how to use PowerPoint to its maximum potential.
Learn how to simplify your slide for others to remember.
Everything you've wondered about bullets. Tip: you're using too many. 
Important things to remember so far...
Section 2: Advanced Techniqus
How to manage what you see compared to the audience.
Emotive response is one of the most important things you can know about.  
Learn what images to use, how to find them, image tricks, and how images affect learning.
Learn how to use a "blank background" image to your advantage.
Learn how to make normal images look good, even if you're not a designer. 
Learn deeper image theory that most professional designers don't even know! 
Learn how transitions can enhance your presentation, or hurt it. Learn the psychology behind fades, wipes, fades through black, and fancy transitions. 
Learn how the design of your slides can affect the impression you make. 
See how a design themes can save you time AND give your presentation a professional look. Learn tips on choosing and creating a theme.  
Learn why spacing really matters, and how to know what goes where. 
Learn all about font size for titles and normal body text. 
Learn an easy trick to make things look "clean".
An overview of all topics in Section 2!

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