Simple Ideas on Powerpoint Slides Design

Discover simple techniques to transform your boring slide to an amazing one using only Powerpoint.
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  • Lectures 13
  • Length 2.5 hours
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  • Languages English
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About This Course

Published 11/2015 English

Course Description

Imagine what would cost you if you were to present a boring powerpoint presentation?

Time?

Job?

Money?

Did you know that “You Only Have 7 Seconds To Make A Strong First Impression”?

Many people failed to make a strong first impression with Powerpoint Presentation not because they were not capable of doing it, but simply because they DIDN’t know how to do it.

What if I share with you simple ideas and techniques on creating a Powerpoint Presentation that Moves and Sells. These ideas are like a cheating list that will literally transform the way you design a powerpoint presentation. I called these techniques as ZENSLIDES.

In Zenslides, we will discover 4 design(deZEN) principles that can elicit and spark visual excitement to your audiences. And all these principles are recorded in video PLUS you will be given the sample slides for you to further discover the techniques.

For your information, I am adding a new material every now and then. You can also submit your slides for discussion. Our aim is to create a better presentation world.

If you are not happy with Zenslides I am more than happy to refund your money. Please refer to the udemy refund policy.

Cheers.

What are the requirements?

  • Microsoft Powerpoint
  • Keynote

What am I going to get from this course?

  • Discover the 4 deZEN principles on how to create powerpoint slides that would excite your audiences
  • Apply the Zenslides techniques in making a stunning Powerpoint Presentation without extra graphic software
  • Explore the application of the principles by downloading the sample slides given

What is the target audience?

  • Educators like teachers and lectures who want to manipulate their audiences focus
  • Passionate speakers who want to WOW their audiences using their slides
  • Businessman who wants to stun thier customers with his presentation and quickly close sales
  • Learners who want to revolutinize slide design using only POWERPOINT and YOU

What you get with this course?

Not for you? No problem.
30 day money back guarantee.

Forever yours.
Lifetime access.

Learn on the go.
Desktop, iOS and Android.

Get rewarded.
Certificate of completion.

Curriculum

Section 1: Master The Simplest Zenslides Techniques To Make Your Slides Awesome
04:10

Many presenters encountered 3 major roadblocks when it comes to Slide Design. In fact some even spent thousands of money to get their slides 'beautified'. In this introduction module you discover an overivew of how Zenslides will transform your slides in minutes!

04:34

In this module, you will clearly understand how different type of slides affect the audiences differently. You will discover the No #1 reason why many audiences suffered from death by powerpoint and HOW you can avoid this fatal mistake.

02:40
The first dezign principle of Zenslides is very important. After learning this principle, you can save lots of your time in designing a powerful slide. You will master how not to decorate your slides but to ZEN your slides.
07:23

Simple yet profound. The second principle emphasis on the use of image. Many presenters use image in their slides, unfortunately they used it the wrong way. In this module as well, you will discover how to utilise background to complement your presentation. An AHA moment to most of the learners.

03:46

The third dezign principle is a unique one. It will challenge you to do something that you are not used to. Actually to be more specific, you will discover how to not OVER DO you slides. The examples are given and you just need to copy and paste.

07:09
Fantastic Four? What is this? The fourth principle will be focusing on enhancing your slides. There are four techniques hence ‘Fantastic Four’ that can be employed. By applying those techniques, you will be amazed at how you can design a very powerful slide without having to spend lots of time.
09:16

Now is the time for you to discover and master the Stizky Principles. These techniques have been carefully selected and can literally transform any speakers into a great speaker in a short period of time. I have been reading and reviewing lots of presentation books and I can ensure you this is the best one.

Section 2: The How-To Zen
23 pages
This topic will explore the technique to apply Excess is Noise. Sample of presentation is given and you can take a look at it. Feel free to modify as you wish.
23 pages
You will master the How-To create a right background and eliminate the noise
19 pages
You will learn How-To apply and utilize empty spaces to enhance your message

. You'll love it =)

19 pages

This topic will explain the method that I use to apply F4. You can download the presentation and edit it as you like. Do explore the Contrast, Repetition, Alignment and Proximity elements that I used.

Section 3: References & Bonus
Zenslides Ref
8 pages
12 pages

These are the keypoints from Psychology of Influence book that I have transformed into Powerpoint presentation using Zenslides technique. Feel free to explore and download.

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Instructor Biography

Dr Wan Yusof Wan Jeffery is a passionate speaker who continuously seek improvement and knowledge in Communication and Slide Design. Few years ago, he discovered that slides did have powerful effect in controlling the audiences focus. Hence he started to develop a module to help speakers all over the world designing stunning slides using basic tool which is Powerpoint.

This then led to the birth of Zenslides in 2011. Since then, all powerpoint slides presented to his audiences were built based on Zenslides principles. Among the topics that he had covered were Social Media, Entrepreneurship, Medical Presentation, History and Productivity. All presentations received 5 stars rating from the audiences and when asked about the secret of his presentation, he simply replied 'Zenslides'.

Dr Wan Yusof is also a Toasmasters International member and currently completing his CC module. Apart from that, Dr Wan Yusof is also a Certified Search Engine Marketer and Certified Google Analytics Fundamental. His value is "The More You Give, The More You Will Receive".

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