Of colorresolution and false advertising definitely biased my view of this book It s not fair to blame Mr Altman for s mistake in the Look Inside but he should take steps to correct this problemGiven that this is a book about PRESENTATIONS and one with a fairly condescending title at that some might call it humorous guess for 18 I didn t get the joke it should have COLOR or at least higher resolution figures Clearly color is an xtremely important tool that is used well in the best presentations yet Altman obviously could not cover that subject well Also the figures are so grainy that I could barely read some of the screen shots In fact the sample photos that were used to show resolution differentials were useless given that the resolution levels of the original photos were clearly much higher than ANY of the photos published in the book These are such shortcomings in the book that they are deal kilers for me That combined with s false advertising means that this one s going back I feel mbarrassed for Altman because he let the publisher shove what COULD have been a really good book into the irrelevant pile that sits on the floor with the other books written with the best ideas and intentionsMr Altman if you re out there please have a nice chat with your publisher about getting a larger budget for the printing of the next dition of this book All the best to you STHIRD EDITION Did you learn PowerPoint in 30 minutes Join the crowdmost people get no than a half hour of training time with PowerPoint before they are tasked with making what is likely to be a first impression of themselves or their company This book is for How My Anal Fistula Healed Naturally: No surgery, seton, or magical herbs earnest presenters and presentation designers who want toscape the perils that ntrap so many who turn to PowerPoint for their presentatio.
GREAT book It s ntertaining practical and has a variety of beforeafter looks at slides It s almost a reality show about PowerPoint presentations and how to make them better Not to overstate it s inspiringRick after reading the book twice I feel as if I know him personally does a good job of reminding us that PowerPoint is the vehicle but the presenter is the driver So ultimately a good or bad presentation is what the speaker makes of it He shows how to design and create slides that bring out the best in presenters while keeping the audience interestedAdmittedly I m a bit of a PowerPoint junkie I Remote Healing: Nonlocal Information Medicine and the Akashic Field enjoy using PowerPoint to create something I want to present not read The book motivated me to create my own beforeafter slides and I m hoping to get colleagues to do the same Like many companies we re drowning in slides and yet as slides multiply they seem to get worse not better Rick provided impetus to rethink slides to simplify them and to DESIGN not just create He provided some techniues that I had been vaguely aware of but had not used Now they have become part of my slide design repertoire He also had a few tips and tricks that I had not known or had forgotten so I m a better PowerPoint junkie as a resultAt the same time for those who are not as comfortable with PowerPoint or who had used older versions the book offers detailed information on how to accomplish impre. THIRD EDITION Did you learn PowerPoint in 30 minutes Join the crowdmost people get nothan a half hour of training time with PowerPoint before they are tasked with making what is likely to be a first impression of themselves or their company This book is forarnest presenters and presentation designers who want to Ravens and Rainbows: A Mother-Daughter Story of Grit, Courage and Love After Death escape the perils thatntrap so many who turn to PowerPoint for their presentations.
Ssive The New Materia Medica: Key Remedies for the Future of Homoeopathy effects without a lot offfortSo the bottom line The book is useful whether you create PowerPoint presentations or present them whether you re an accomplished PowerPoint 2010 user or not You will learn some good presenting techniues You will probably wince as you see some of the before slides and think Oh no those look like some of mine And you ll have fun A very informative book on creating PowerPoint slide decks I got a great deal of off it nearly all the information contained is still relevant to PowerPoint 2016365 but the advice provided on creating clear slides that convey your message applies across all versions A recommended read that will make you look loIke a pro On the positive side I agree with some other reviewers that Altman makes some very good points in a humorous and lighthearted way However while this book will get me to look at some of my presentations a bit differently and there are some good tips it certainly does NOT need to be on Homeopathic Medicine for Children and Infants every presenters bookshelf Actually at times I had to wonder if I read the same book as some of the other reviewersVery annoyingly as another disappointed reviewer also pointed out is representing the printed version as being in color while the printed version is selling is in fact in black and whiteand with low resolution figures at that What gives as clearly a color version DOESxist Unfortunately this lack. THIRD EDITION Did you learn PowerPoint in 30 minutes Join the crowdmost people get no than a half hour of training time with PowerPoint before they are tasked with making what is likely to be a first impression of themselves or their company This book is for ENZYMES FACTOR earnest presenters and presentation designers who want toscape the perils that ntrap so many who turn to PowerPoint for their presentation.