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After the Ending: Making your Presentation Resonate

Let’s say you pulled off an incredible presentation. You used the principles in the presentation form with grace and ease to convey your ideas and the audience made a commitment to transform. Sounds like a huge victory —but it’s not over yet. The end of your presentation marks the next phase of the adventure for the audience. The human ability to accept new insights creates room for people to become something different. As indicated by the…


Great Presentations: Persuasion Is Powerful

…zled stares or frenzied enthusiasm, which is determined by how well the message is delivered and how well it resonates with the audience. After a successful presentation, you might hear people say, “Wow, what she said really resonated with me.” But what does it mean to truly resonate with someone? Resonance is a well-known phenomenon in physics. You can cause an object to vibrate without any physical contact—if you know its natural rate of…


Resonate

…Let’s keep a good thing going. We won’t inundate your inbox—promise. Signing up means infrequent emails with helpful tips, free resources, and smart articles, like these: It Took Me 20 Years to Fail Fast by Nancy Duarte Free, interactive multimedia version of Resonate Harvard Business Review Data Visualization Tips…


Virtual Presentation Tips

…ation remotely – are becoming more and more common. This poses even more challenges to keeping your audience engaged. Presentations are essentially about getting your message to resonate with your audience. How can you resonate remotely? Use these 5 tips to make sure you’re more interesting than their inbox. Virtual Presentation Tips /1 Be Human We usually build trust through body language and eye contact, and this is still true when…


Presentations that Stick

…ined by how well the message is delivered and how well it resonates with the audience. After a successful presentation, you might hear people say, “Wow, what she said really resonated with me.” But what does it mean to truly resonate with someone? While doing research for Resonate, I learned about lovely phenomenon in physics. If you know an object’s natural rate of vibration, you can make it vibrate without touching it. Resonance occurs when an…


VisualStory® 1 Day

…gnal and Noise Visualize information – tools to turn words into pictures Arrange elements for clear communication Convey visual unity This one-day VisualStory® workshop delivers insights into the basics of story content from Resonate and visual design principles from Slide:ology. Learn how to create content that connects to an audience and how to arrange information so it’s displayed meaningfully. What You’ll Learn A new presentation development…


VisualStory® 1 Day

…gnal and Noise Visualize information – tools to turn words into pictures Arrange elements for clear communication Convey visual unity This one-day VisualStory® workshop delivers insights into the basics of story content from Resonate and visual design principles from Slide:ology. Learn how to create content that connects to an audience and how to arrange information so it’s displayed meaningfully. What You’ll Learn A new presentation development…


Perspective

…We did not invent presentations. We simply decided they matter. And we resolved to make them better….


Illuminate Services

Whether you’re leading a journey that’s large or small in scope, our highly creative, customized, and strategic communication offerings will support you each step of the way. We’ll help you plan a presentation-centered communications program that maps out what you and your team should say, show, and do to move your audiences over time. Then we’ll prepare you to communicate powerfully in each moment by crafting persuasive presentations and…


Presentation Tools: Use Drama

…But isn’t part of your “real job” to communicate ideas well, help people understand objectives, and persuade them to change? Building your presentations with some of the attributes from myths and movies will help your ideas resonate with others. To learn more about persuasive communication, explore the multimedia version of Resonate, and read on! In great stories you meet a hero you can relate to. This hero is almost always likeable. He also…