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The Cheating Death by PowerPoint Daylong Intensive
Are you tired of PowerPoint training that’s too simplistic or generalized for your needs? Or do you have specific PowerPoint questions that remain unanswered by off-the-shelf tutorials? If you need more in-depth, personalized PowerPoint training for your team, then consider The Cheating Death by PowerPoint Daylong Intensive.
In this intensive, all-day program you will learn the basics of good PowerPoint. You’ll see some common PowerPoint pitfalls and learn how to avoid them by following the five best practices of presentation designers. You’ll learn the importance of good PowerPoint and how create presentations that leave lasting impressions on your audiences. This session is specifically geared towards people with little or no formal graphic design training and teaches them how to use their PowerPoint presentations as persuasive marketing tools.
Participants will receive foundational training in design techniques and how these can be used to create better presentations. Next, we’ll review slides from your own organization, with our trainer taking you through the before-and-after redesign step by step so that you will understand how the work was done. In the afternoon session you have your choice between a hands-on work session or a customized training session to teach the PowerPoint skills you want to learn.* Afterwards, you will be provided with the source files for your redesigned slides, which you can use and distribute throughout your organization. You’ll also receive a follow-up report that details the information you learned during the session. You can get even more training by adding Presentation Reviews to the package, making it a truly customized training experience for each participant.
This six-hour session includes:
*If you choose not to make this a working session, then there can be up to 25 people per class. If you want to work through PPT exercises on your laptop in class, then the maximum class size is 10.
The Cheating Death by PowerPoint Seminar
If you’re causing Death by PowerPoint with dull presentations you could be alienating the very people you want to influence — your audience.
You need an edge. Learn how to Cheat Death by PowerPoint.
This seminar gives people with no graphic design or marketing background the skills they need to become better presenters. You’ll learn the 5 Tips for Great Presentations and find out how to apply them in PowerPoint. And you’ll receive presentation design training you can start using right away.
Highlights of the Cheating Death by PowerPoint Seminar
The 5 Tips for Great PresentationsYou will learn 5 easy techniques you can use right away! All you need is the willingness to move beyond the PowerPoint status quo.
Learn to be a more effective communicatorBetter presentations mean better audience engagement. Your presentations will be more interesting and informative than ever before!
You don't have to be a designer for this to workThis course has been taught successfully to sales professionals, business coaches, engineers, entrepreneurs, and professors, many of whom had any previous design or marketing experience.
Redesign of up to 25 slides
Before the session, Laura M. Foley Design will review and redesign up to 25 of your company’s slides, taken from one or multiple decks. During the training session, Laura will go through each slide and describe in detail the reasons behind the redesign then demonstrate the steps required to achieve the results.
For the afternoon session, you have your choice of:
- PowerPoint lessons on specific topics with step-by step instructions. Examples include Creating Infographics, Photo Manipulation in PowerPoint, Working with Shapes, Animation Techniques, etc. OR
- PowerPoint working session on specific topics. Each participant will need a PC laptop and either PowerPoint 2013 or Office 365/PowerPoint 2016.
Report and Slide Files
You will receive a customized slide redesign report as well as the source files for your slides that were redesigned during the session. These are yours to keep and distribute throughout your organization.
The investment for the Cheating Death by PowerPoint Daylong Intensive is $8,000, plus applicable expenses.