PowerPoint Tips and Tricks for Business Presentations

with David Diskin
please wait ...
PowerPoint Tips and Tricks for Business Presentations
Video duration: 0s 2h 55m Intermediate


In this course, author David Diskin lays out a practical framework for building and delivering business presentations in Microsoft PowerPoint, and covers tips and tricks for controlling elements in slide decks. This course demonstrates how to engage an audience, present data in meaningful ways, incorporate gestures, and manage question-and-answer sessions. The course also includes tips on creating photo slide shows and utilizing keyboard and mouse tricks.

Topics include:
  • Adding whitespace
  • Applying transitions
  • Using photographs, colors, and fonts
  • Incorporating diagrams and SmartArt
  • Customizing layouts and templates
  • Animating bullets, photos, and other objects
  • Inserting music and audio
  • Utilizing speaker's notes and the Presenter view
  • Creating handouts
  • Planning the program
  • Dealing with distractions
  • Setting up and tearing down


Closed captioning isn’t available for this video right now. New videos usually include captioning within 24 hours after they’re released.

Find answers to the most frequently asked questions about PowerPoint Tips and Tricks for Business Presentations .

Expand all | Collapse all
please wait ...
Q: Where can I learn more about communication skills?
A: Discover more on this topic by visiting communication skills on lynda.com.
please wait ...