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Learn how to create visually interesting presentations that will cause people to sit up and pay attention.
Microsoft PowerPoint is the most popular tool for presentations in the workplace, so using it effectively is a crucial skill for any business professional. In this course, you’ll learn design principles and how to customize themes to help you capture and retain the attention of your audience. Our PowerPoint expert Kathy Snizaski will also show you how to make your slides more readable using formatting tools and customizing tabs and spacing. Do you need to illustrate data? You can create a chart right in PowerPoint or import data from Excel and graph it on a slide.
Pictures and other graphics are always important in a presentation, and you’ll learn how to customize and animate many types of graphics, including SmartArt, text boxes, and shapes. And if you need to collaborate, you’ll learn how to use comments effectively to exchange ideas about the presentation. You’ll be amazed at all the tools available to create and customize interesting and informative presentations.
Topics covered include:
Over 2 hours of high-quality HD content in the “Uniquely Engaging”TM Bigger Brains Teacher-Learner style!
|3||Working with Slides||4:04|
|4||Understanding Design Principles||3:57|
|7||Using Find, Replace and Search||4:05|
|8||Using Editing Tools||3:37|
|9||Adding and Modifying Tabs||6:34|
|10||Modifying Character and Line Spacing||4:26|
|11||Creating Custom Backgrounds||5:41|
|13||Inserting and Modifying Charts||5:43|
|14||Working with SmartArt||9:23|
|15||Working with Pictures||6:59|
|17||Working with Shapes||6:23|
|18||Working with Text Boxes||5:04|
|19||Complex Shapes: Connectors, Diagrams and Bubbles||9:12|
|23||Preparing Slides for Presentation||4:11|
|25||Saving a Presentation||2:59|
|26||Printing a Presentation||4:31|
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