PowerPoint tips and tricks

Mind blowing PowerPoint!

We’ve all seen PowerPoint, we all know what to expect, right? Boring bullet points, uninspiring design, and terrible animation effects. Well prepare to have your mind blown! PowerPoint in the right hands can be a powerful tool, sign up below to receive our Mind Blowing PowerPoint video and find out…

PowerPoint tips and tricks

Awesome PowerPoint tricks

We recently ran a training seminar showing off some of the awesome tricks that can be achieved in PowerPoint. If you weren’t able to attend the show, but want to be more awesome in PowerPoint, you are in luck! We have put together a set of videos sharing our favourite tricks…

Presentation skills

Presentations for introverts

Are you an introvert? Do you sometimes find it tiring being around people? We share practical tips for introverts to harness their strengths and overcome the challenges they face when presenting. This free video is about far more than just overcoming nerves.

Templates and freebies

Video embedding tool for PowerPoint

We all know how frustrating it is when you bundle up your nicely self-contained multimedia presentation and someone else reports that the videos don’t play on their machine. This is typically due to a ‘codec’ (or coder-decoder, or compressor-decompressor). Essentially, codecs encode and translate your media to make it suitable for…

PowerPoint tips and tricks

9 awesome PowerPoint tips!

Do you wish you could use PowerPoint like a professional? Want to be faster, smarter, and slicker with the presentation tool some people love-to-hate? Then we've the very thing and it's awesome! Sign up for our Awesome PPT tips now!

PowerPoint tips and tricks

10 more awesome PowerPoint tips!

We’ve racked our brains and come up with ten more awesome PowerPoint tips! If you want to take your PowerPoint skills to the next level, then look no further. In this free PDF we show you how to: Align & distribute Use depth & perspective Create quick & easy org…

Templates and freebies

Quick access PowerPoint toolbar

One of the things we recommend PowerPoint users do is create a quick acccess toolbar. It's a easy way to get to some of the hidden functionality in PowerPoint. But when do you find the time to create one? What tools should you add to it? Here at BrightCarbon we've created a PowerPoint toolbar to help.

Presentation skills

Presenting online

Presenting face-to-face and presenting online are really different. This video presentation tells you how to present online at webinars, online meetings, and for online sales presentations. This resource covers how long to present for, how to prepare and rehearse, how to maintain audience engagement, making use of technology, and how to run online sales presentations.

Presentation skills

Better presenter – myths & tips

A presentation needs great slides and an effective presenter. If slides tell the audience what the presenter is going to say, they have no reason to listen. Ignore this at your peril. This video presentation also discusses what to say and how to say it, where to stand, and where to look - to help you become a better presenter.

PowerPoint tips and tricks

PowerPoint training – free online course

One of the things people find difficult about creating visual PowerPoint slides is knowing how to replace their bullet points with visuals and animations. To help people create visual slides, we've put together a four week set of quick PowerPoint tutorials. Sign up for the course here and learn how to visualise and animate your ideas in PowerPoint.