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Beyond Bullet Points (3rd Edition)

 

Beyond Bullet Points, 3rd Edition

Beyond Bullet Points, 3rd Edition

Published April 25, 2011 by Microsoft Press  Buy now

Unlock the amazing story buried in your presentation—and forget boring, bullet-point-riddled slides forever! Guided by communications expert Cliff Atkinson, you’ll walk you through an innovative, three-step methodology for increasing the impact of your presentation. Discover how to combine classic storytelling techniques with the power of visual media to create a rich, engaging experience with your audience.

Fully updated, and featuring compelling presentation examples from classroom to boardroom, this book will help transform your presentations—and your business impact!

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The Backchannel:  How Audiences are Using Twitter and Social Media and Changing Presentations Forever

 

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The Backchannel book

Published November 9, 2009 by New Riders  Buy now

Armed with laptops and smartphones, audiences today are no longer sitting quietly taking notes during live presentations.

Instead, they’re carving out a new space in the room called the backchannel, where people are online searching for resources, checking your facts, and connecting with others inside the room and out.

In this book published by New Riders, author Cliff Atkinson shows that if these new kinds of audience participation are embraced and the conversations properly handled, the outcome can be a new, more effective way of communicating.

 

Beyond Bullet Points (Second Edition)

 

BBP book cover Second editionPublished October 10, 2007 by Microsoft Press  Buy now

Unlock the amazing story buried in your presentation—and forget boring bullet points forever! Now updated for Microsoft Office PowerPoint 2007, this widely-acclaimed book includes seven new examples of compelling presentations from board room to classroom.

Communications expert Cliff Atkinson guides you, step by step, through his revolutionary three-step method for increasing the impact of your presentations. You’ll discover how to combine classic storytelling techniques with the power of visual media to create a rich, engaging experience.

Transform the way you create and deliver your critical message—and quickly bring your ideas to life!

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Beyond Bullet Points (First Edition)

 

BBP book cover First editionPublished March 2, 2005 by Microsoft Press  Buy now

Unload those boring, bullet-riddled slides—and unlock the amazing story buried in your presentation!

In Beyond Bullet Points, communications expert Cliff Atkinson shares his innovative three-step system for increasing the impact of your communications with Microsoft PowerPoint.

He guides you, step by step, as you discover how to combine the tenets of classic storytelling with the power of the projected media to create a rich, engaging experience. He walks you through his easy-to-use templates, plus 50 advanced tips, to help build your confidence and effectiveness—and quickly bring your ideas to life!

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International Translations

Beyond Bullet Points and The Backchannel have been translated into a dozen languages including Chinese, Korean, German, French, Hungarian and Russian.

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