Monthly Archives: July 2011

The 9th Power of WOW: Consider Visual Aid Options

When doing a presentation you have to consider your visual aid options. These can all have a great influence on your presentation and your wow-effect. Here are the primary advantages and disadvantages of most common visual aids. Flip charts Advantages The simplicity eliminates the possibility of mechanical problems. Requires only an easel, which is available in […]

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The 8th Power of WOW: Include Photographs To Inject Realism

The more true to life you make the issue you are presenting, the better your audience will understand and identify with it. Remember the impact you can add by using photos or video of people on location, using products or talking to the audience. Insert illustrations to clarify or emphasize. If your product is complex, […]

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The 7th Power of WOW: Enhance The Impact Of Your Visuals

Here are some tips on making sure your visuals properly support your message. Use color to influence mood and emotion. The colors for type, illustrations and backgrounds influence the way they are perceived. Here is a basic guide to using color in your business presentations: Red – excitement, alert Green – growth Yellow – confidence, […]

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The 6th Power of WOW: Your Visual Aid Needs

Most presentations will be more successful with the addition of visuals. Studies show that different people rely on different senses to absorb information. Some respond better to audio, while others must see something visually before understanding it. You’ll be guaranteed to reach everyone in your audience if you present your material both ways. How important […]

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