How I present was largely driven by corporate experience. What little training I could find, focused on what size fonts to use, color selection, number/length of bullets per screen, and the like. Believe it or not, none of it really had much to do with delivering an impactful message.
The key to a strong presentation? Clue: It is not about YOU!
Discussing Pro Formas is a large topic. If you were not previously comfortable with the topic, this article may help.
For those of you having followed me a while, you know I do a fair number of book reviews. In the interest of continual self-improvement I am constantly reading new books. Shortly after I finish each (business) book I generally post a review.
My favorite tool streamlining the process is iPad’s reader application. Elegantly implemented, simple to use, iBooks is more than ‘just a reader’ application. It is also a tool you can leverage to really make life easier.
That is the assertion I hear all to frequently in discussions involving new business startups. It is as though the listener, a new entrepreneur, is powerless to do anything about it. Cast a 20-sided die and, if your number comes out on top, you’ll succeed.
Don’t know about you, but those odds suck. And, it turns out, those odds are wrong.