Georgie Hinojosa

77 Flips | 3 Magazines | 111 Followers | @technovangel | I'm a transhumanist traceur into the Light, creativity, and presentations.

How to Give a Killer Presentation

A little more than a year ago, on a trip to Nairobi, Kenya, some colleagues and I met a 12-year-old Masai boy named Richard Turere, who told us a fascinating story. His family raises livestock on the edge of a vast national park, and one of the biggest challenges is protecting the animals from …

How Meeker's 'Internet Trends 2013' Became the Most-Viral Deck on SlideShare

Mary Meeker's Internet Trends 2013 report became the most viral presentation on SlideShare: It got 1 million views in just four days. How and why did it spread so fast? And how can others replicate such success?<p>We decided to take an in-depth look at the waves of traffic Meeker's deck brought -- …

Bunkr Is The PowerPoint Killer We’ve All Been Waiting For

French startup Bunkr is focused on one simple task: killing PowerPoint. To achieve this goal, the company’s well-designed web app will help you collect visual content and organize it into slides. The result is a very visual HTML5 presentation that works on your computer, phone or tablet. You can …

How to Create the Best Powerpoint Presentations, With Examples

Some presentations are better than others. Some have gorgeous designs. Some have insanely actionable takeaways. Some just give down-to-earth advice. …

How to create a captivating presentation

Presentations are a powerful medium that can quickly disseminate information and help teach people new ideas. Unfortunately not every slide deck is effective at reaching this goal. Do you remember the boring professor you had in college who used to read his PowerPoint slides verbatim? By the time …

5 Steps for Creating Superhero Slides

Two weeks ago, I had the amazing opportunity to speak at MozCon, where I presented about how to develop an ROI positive International SEO process.<p>A …

10 Winning Presentation Ideas

Presentation Ideas<p>Whether you’re a Haiku Deck master or you’re just checking it out, I hope you’re getting the picture that we have a point of view …

5 Must-Have Tools for a Killer Presentation

A presentation is one of the best ways to convey ideas, especially for visual learners and thinkers. While many of us grew up creating class …

5 killer ways to open up your next presentation

Did you know modern statistics state that you have 60 seconds or less to capture your audience’s attention?<p>You’ve might have heard it before, but maybe not in terms of presentations. It’s crucial to understand the importance of grasping an audience’s attention in the first moments of a talk. Your …

Jun 7, 2018<br>9:19 PM<p>A dispute erupted between President Donald Trump and two of America’s closest allies on the eve of a G-7 summit, after France’s president described the U.S.’s new trade policies as “hegemony.”<p>Jun 7, 2018<br>8:59 PM<p>About 1,600 immigration detainees are being transferred to federal …

The secret structure of great talks

From the "I have a dream" speech to Steve Jobs' iPhone launch, many great talks have a common structure that helps their message resonate with …

10 free presentation tools to help you deliver that perfect pitch

Whether you're giving a talk or pitching to a client, attractive presentations are vital in communicating complex information, ideas and concepts to …

10 things you should NEVER say during presentations

At our TNW Conferences we see a lot of presentations and I have given a fair share of presentations myself. I often see people making the same mistakes and cringe when I hear the same excuses or basic errors when people get on stage.<p>The easiest way to lose an audience is to make a mistake in the …

8 tips for creating the perfect pitch deck (from someone who's raised $75M)

Creating a pitch deck is hard, especially when you’ve never done it before. If you’re a first-time entrepreneur like I was when we raised our series $15 million first round for Bigcommerce back in 2011, then you’re probably excited, nervous, and anxious about raising your first round of …

The 8 Key Elements of Transmedia Storytelling | Halogen Filmshop

7 Steps to an Inspiring and Memorable Speech | Inc.com

Minutes last forever when you're stuck listening to a boring speaker.<p>We've all been there, and with the season of graduations and commencements upon us, many of us will likely be there again. So, I've pulled together the seven most important things I've learned about making great speeches.<p>These are …

Guy Kawasaki's Secrets to Influencing Anyone (Infographic) | Inc.com

In his book, "How to Achieve Enchantment," Silicon Valley business advisor Guy Kawasaki explains how you can influence others while doing it ethically. In the infographic below, created on behalf of Kawasaki, Column Five depicts how you can enchant your employees -- and your boss.

Copy this please: 9 things Apple can teach Google about keynotes

Siri: “How long should a keynote last?”<p>As anyone who watched Wednesday’s nearly three-hour livestream of the Google I/O kickoff, the answer to that question should be 90 minutes or less.<p>As the event dragged on, the tone on Twitter went from restrained interest about Google’s somewhat underwhelming …

Tips To Assist You With Public Speaking – Personal Development Tips

It is impossible to dispute the fact that public speaking is something many fear and even dread. The nervousness and rapid heart beat that accompany …

Public Speaking: Simple Steps to Improve Your Skills Kindle Edition

Worried About Public Speaking? These Tips Can Help! – Personal Development Tips

Speaking in public is not something people look forward to doing. In fact, public speaking is probably the one thing that scares the most people. Why …

Talk Like TED: The 9 Public-Speaking Secrets of the World's Top Minds

Hardcover, clean dust jacket. Public speaking coach and bestselling author of The Presentation Secrets of Steve Jobs, Carmine Gallo investigates TED …

The Art of Public Speaking with Media Ops Setup ISBN Lucas

By far the leading speech textbook of our time, <i>The Art of Public Speaking</i> has defined the art of being the best for more than 10 million students and …

Need Help With Public Speaking? Read This – Personal Development Tips

Public speaking becomes a complicated issue for many people. In fact, not only is it something that people don’t want to do, just talking about it …

Getting Published: Public Speaking and Building a Platform

BiblioSmiles<p>One insidious catch-22 of publishing is that in order to get a publisher’s attention, you often have to be already successfully …

Guy Kawasaki's 10-20-30 Rule for Presentations

I have a confession to make: I have a man crush on Guy Kawasaki.<p>In all seriousness, his advice and wisdom that he has shared abundantly across the interwebs and through his books has changed my life. Specifically, his book, <i>The Art of the Start</i>, helped give me the insight and courage to get my …