Creating Cool Slides!
What’s wrong with  the following?
 
 
 
 
So what was wrong?
Too many words!
No Images
Slides double as  hand-outs
Slides used as data   dumps
Ultimate Effect?
Boo ooo -ring!
So, here are some  easy-to-remember tips…
Use Images to  carry  the message…
… and evoke emotion
Never use  clipart!
Make only ONE  point per slide
6 Words . Per. Slide. Max!
Finally, if you want  only  text…
JUMP OUT! Make sure they
HAVE FUN  POWER-POINTING! http://alwynlau.blogspot.com
Credits <ul><li>Free Prize Inside: The Next Big Marketing Idea ,  Seth Godin , Portfolio Trade, 2007 </li></ul><ul><li>Dea...
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  1. 1. Creating Cool Slides!
  2. 2. What’s wrong with the following?
  3. 7. So what was wrong?
  4. 8. Too many words!
  5. 9. No Images
  6. 10. Slides double as hand-outs
  7. 11. Slides used as data dumps
  8. 12. Ultimate Effect?
  9. 13. Boo ooo -ring!
  10. 14. So, here are some easy-to-remember tips…
  11. 15. Use Images to carry the message…
  12. 16. … and evoke emotion
  13. 17. Never use clipart!
  14. 18. Make only ONE point per slide
  15. 19. 6 Words . Per. Slide. Max!
  16. 20. Finally, if you want only text…
  17. 21. JUMP OUT! Make sure they
  18. 22. HAVE FUN POWER-POINTING! http://alwynlau.blogspot.com
  19. 23. Credits <ul><li>Free Prize Inside: The Next Big Marketing Idea , Seth Godin , Portfolio Trade, 2007 </li></ul><ul><li>Death By Powerpoint (and How to Fight It), Alexei Kapterev http://www.slideshare.net/thecroaker/death-by-powerpoint/1 </li></ul><ul><li>http://flickr.com (photos) </li></ul>
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