Power Through Presentations
Tips and Tricks to Build a Better Slide Deck
Power Through Presentations is a light-hearted but practical guide to overcome one of the most common challenges that faces millions of business professionals today: translating ideas into sleek presentations. Other books target presenters who are taking the stage to speak to a room full of people but most of us create a presentation deck that is then emailed or reviewed over the phone. There’s a massive underserved market of business professionals who need help to create effective PowerPoint® slides in their day-to-day work.
Some common challenges are addressed:
How can I turn facts and data into compelling visual images?
How can I create a concise project update to review with my boss?
I have a ton of detail on this service we’re going to launch. What’s the best way to explain it so it’s understood even when I’m not there to speak to it?
Where can I get a useful PowerPoint® examples without researching for hours?
Andy Balser received an engineering degree but can’t engineer his way out of a paper bag. He also has a business degree, with a double major in playing cards and shooting pool. With no other marketable skills, he developed a reputation for delivering simple, effective presentations to multinational corporations, which has taken him around the world. He lives in Vancouver, B.C.