5 ways to botch up your next presentation

Carmine Gallo, presentation coach and author of the upcoming book The Presentation Secrets of Steve Jobs (McGraw-Hill, October 2009), has counseled many executives on how to give a great presentation. He's also witnessed

Published on: May 25th, 2009 Thomas Wailgum

How to use the power of silence during a job interview

Mark Settle, CIO of BMC Software, doesn't mince words when he explains what a hiring manager is ultimately trying to learn about a candidate during a job interview: "Do I want to come

Published on: February 11th, 2009 Jane Howze

10 tips for creating an awesome PowerPoint presentation

Since its debut in the late 1980s, Microsoft's PowerPoint software has become many things to many people: a lifesaver to busy execs attempting to explain critical and complex financial data to their peers;

Published on: November 28th, 2008 Thomas Wailgum

Time-saving tools and techniques that will impress your boss

Working for a living doesn't have to mean living at work. Whether you're balancing a budget in Excel or crafting a high-powered presentation in Keynote, there are plenty of ways to save time

Published on: November 10th, 2008 Jeffery Battersby, Rik Myslewski and Kirk McElhearn

Six fabulous presentation tips for IT professionals

If anyone needs to convey complex information to get the approval of peers or higher ups, it's CIOs and the managers who report to them. Yet, before a presentation, what do you do?

Published on: August 28th, 2008 Tom Bunzel

Slideshow Showdown: PowerPoint 2008 vs. Keynote ’08

To compare Microsoft PowerPoint 2008 and Keynote '08, I used both programs to create a presentation on space exploration, starting with built-in templates and then adding some special effects.Layouts, tools While both programs

Published on: April 17th, 2008 Franklin N. Tessler

I’ve got the power, what’s the point?

The go-to tool used for everything from team meetings to sales pitches, however, can be time-consuming to organize and build.And the ability to add multimedia files such as video, audio and images makes

Published on: January 31st, 2007 EDGE Staff