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  1. 1. EPICOutstandingly AwesomeAmazingStellar
  2. 2. AgendaPowerPoint KaraokeDeath by PowerPointDesign RulesGaining Mad SkillsSharing the WealthHave Fun!
  3. 3. Power Point Karaoke Game
  4. 4. Point of PowerPoint Karaoke?EngagingHave FunLook at different types of slidesLearn not to read words straight off of slides
  5. 5. PART I:Death By PowerPoint
  6. 6. Common ProblemImagesUse Big Images
  7. 7. Meet Petey
  8. 8. Common ProblemPeople tend to put every word they aregoing to say on their PowerPoint slides.Although this eliminates the need tomemorize your talk, ultimately this makesyour slides crowded, wordy, and boring. Youwill lose your audiences attention beforeyou even reach the bottom of your....
  9. 9. Common ProblemThe events depicted in Star Wars media take place in a fictional galaxy. Many speciesof alien creatures (often humanoid) are depicted. Robotic droids are alsocommonplace and are generally built to serve their owners. Space travel is common,and many planets in the galaxy are members of a Galactic Republic, later reorganizedas the Galactic Empire.One of the prominent elements of Star Wars is the "Force", an omnipresent energythat can be harnessed by those with that ability. It is described in the first producedfilm as "an energy field created by all living things [that] surrounds us, penetrates us,[and] binds the galaxy together." The Force allows users to perform a variety ofsupernatural feats (such as telekinesis, clairvoyance, precognition, and mind control)and also can amplify certain physical traits, such as speed and reflexes; these abilitiesvary between characters and can be improved through training. While the Force canbe used for good, it has a dark side that, when pursued, imbues users with hatred,aggression, and malevolence. The six films feature the Jedi, who use the Force forgood, and the Sith, who use the dark side for evil in an attempt to take over the galaxy.In the Star Wars Expanded Universe, many dark side users are Dark Jedi rather thanSith, mainly because of the "Rule of Two"
  10. 10. Common Problem• Avoid • Too Many• Excessive • Bullet-points• Bullet-pointing. • And• Only • Your• Bullet • Key• Your • Messages • Will• Key • Not• Points. • Stand • Out.
  11. 11. Bullets are for lists onlyTypes of Birds:• Eagles• Sparrow• Blue Jay• Cardinal• Robin
  12. 12. Common ProblemClashing backgrounds and bad colorschemesDistractionConfusionHeadaches
  13. 13. Common ProblemThe events depicted in Star Warsmedia take place in a fictionalgalaxy. Many species of aliencreatures (often humanoid) aredepicted. Robotic droids are alsocommonplace and are generallybuilt to serve their owners. Spacetravel is common, and many planetsin the galaxy are members of aGalactic Republic, laterreorganized as the Galactic Empire.
  14. 14. - Use images to Communicate not DecorateFictional Galaxy
  15. 15. Droids
  16. 16. DesignSimple Easier toDesign = Understand
  17. 17. PART II:Follow The Pros
  18. 18. Guy Kawasaki
  19. 19. 10/20/30 Rule10 slides20 minutes30 point font
  20. 20. Seth Godin
  21. 21. The “Godin” MethodSix words per slide maxNo cheesy images
  22. 22. Part III: Gaining Mad Skills “Help you I can, yes.”
  23. 23. PhotosFlickrAdvanced SearchCreative Commons
  24. 24. PhotosHold Down The Shift KeyLarge File Size.png File= no background
  25. 25. FontsBan Comic SansStay SimpleArial, Calibri, Myriad Pro, TimesEasier to Read
  26. 26. Embedding You Tube VideosSee printed Instructions (2007)Example 2010
  27. 27. Templates: External UseUse Gateway templatesLocated on The Daily BrewSelf Service
  28. 28. Part IV: Sharing
  29. 29. Sharing PresentationsSlideshare
  30. 30. Part V: Other Tools
  31. 31. Other Tools for PresentationsKeynoteApp
  32. 32. Other Tools for PresentationsPrezi
  33. 33. Part VI: Time to Practice
  34. 34. PracticeDownload TemplatesUse FlickrInsert and Resize photosEmbed VideoTurn PPTs into PDFs
  35. 35. Part V: May The Force Be With You