Charity to Receive Money from Ryanair, the World’s Famous Airline

Ryanair began its search for a charity partner to receive the entire sales proceeds (up to €100,000) from the 2012 edition of the world famous Ryanair Cabin Crew Charity Calendar. If your charity organization decides to apply in this contest you’d need to submit a PowerPoint presentation with up to 10 PowerPoint Slides following the rules below. …

Creating a Presentation for Hotel or Travel Agency

Every now and then, managers and staffs of hotels, resorts and other recreational facilities need to make presentations of their companies  highlighting their amenities, services or intensify their promotions as the next season’s destination.

Designing Presentation for Job Interview

Presentation design need to be adapted to each subject, and if you are designing a presentation for a job interview then there are many things and features that you should be aware of to avoid the common mistakes in presentations. First of all, what is your role in the job interview? Are you the interviewee …

PowerPoint Visualization Tools & Tips

There are many mistakes to avoid during meetings or presentations and one of them is to think that PowerPoint presentations should contain plenty of text. In fact, the audience won’t read any paragraph on the slide containing more than 30 words or a bullet list with more than 5 or 6 bullet points. Presentations in …

How to Make your Presentation Smaller in Size

Sometimes you need to reduce the size of your PowerPoint presentation files, and that makes sense since transferring small files is faster and easy than large files. The problem with large files in PowerPoint is that sometimes the images embedded in the slide design are huge or we are adding some additional content that we …

Creating a Border in PowerPoint Using Shapes

Using borders in PowerPoint presentations can help you to have delimiter in your slide and make a sense of rectangular area to focus your presentation. You can create a border in PowerPoint through different ways. One possible and simple solution is using a rectangular shape. Another way is to use a border image for PowerPoint or advanced …

Elegant 2D & 3D Bullet Lists in Microsoft PowerPoint 2010

Bullet lists are very useful when you need to emphasize key points in your presentation slide. The typical bullet lists just contains a list of points but this is the classical way to create bullet lists so if you want to add some contrast to your presentation you can still create elegant bullet lists following …

Speaker Notes in PowerPoint and How to Use Them

Speaker notes is a concept used in presentations and Microsoft PowerPoint has a special section in the slide that you can use for speaker notes. Speaker notes are also known as Notes Pages in recent versions of PowerPoint like Microsoft PowerPoint 2007 and 2010 (and other presentation software like OpenOffice Impress). The speaker notes or notes …

Using Shapes in Microsoft PowerPoint

Shapes functionality in PowerPoint is really powerful to create diagrams and other graphics for your presentations. Microsoft PowerPoint 2010 comes with a large collection of shapes that you can freely use to draw balloons in your presentations, borders, arrows, etc. Also, you can create your own shapes and define a default shape to be used …