36 Obvious Signs That You Just Threw Your Presentation Together

Ever pulled a presentation together for work at the last minute? Yeah, well it’s probably a lot more obvious than you think. Here are the signs you’re not as prepared as you said you were.

Are You a CX Storyteller?

Is storytelling listed in your job description? Probably not. But maybe it should be. I have become more and more convinced that the best way to capture attention, be persuasive and encourage action is through storytelling. Storytelling makes an emotional connection that helps us better understand a situation or problem. CX professionals can use storytelling

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How to Cut Down a Presentation That’s Running Long (Without Having to Talk Fast)

Talking faster is never a good way to shorten a presentation. If you're down to the wire and you have to make some adjustments, here's what to do.

The Best Way to Break Down Complex Ideas So Anyone Can Understand Them

It's tough to explain something you're working on when it's very technical or niche. Here's how you can easily explain it to someone and get them to understand.

An Easy-to-Use Template for Creating the Perfect PowerPoint Presentation

Don't want to spend hours making a PowerPoint slideshow for work? We made a template for you so all you need to do is plug and chug!

The Go-to Presentation Checklist That’ll Help You Knock it Out of the Park

Some presentations are so good that you can’t help but assume that person’s just a natural. But you want to know the secret to that confidence? Preparation!

3 Strategies for Personalizing Your Sales Pitch (and Getting to “Yes” Faster)

Personalization goes a long way in successfully pitching to a client—here's how to make it unique and convince the person to work with you.

3 Times Questions Will Throw You Off During Your Presentations

You finish your presentation like a champ—but then the Q&A portion comes along, and you find yourself in one of these sticky situations. Here's what to do.

5 Science-Backed Ways to Give Better Presentations (Even if You Hate Public Speaking)

There are research-backed strategies that can help you give better presentations. And for a demonstration, watch a TED Talk that shows each tip in action.

Being the Most Confident Person in the Room Is Much Easier Than You Thought

The secret to looking and acting confident isn't some crazy hack or trick—it's just about knowing your stuff (and preparing for the worst).