You know you have a problem when your business starts to sound like a Weird Al song. A few weeks ago, Weird Al released his latest album, Mandatory Fun, which reached number one on the Billboard charts, becoming the first of his albums to do this in a career that has spanned multiple decades. One […]
It’s easy to believe that the default layouts, color palettes, and clipart in your slideware of choice will result in well-designed slide masterpieces. Unfortunately, the ubiquity of PowerPoint is also its downfall. We all see those same title-bullets-and-clipart layouts and stick figure graphics every time we open PowerPoint or sit down in a weekly meeting. […]
“Sales is not a matter of you getting through your presentation. Sales is a matter of you making a connection.” Chris Hogan of Dave Ramsey’s Entreleadership team reminds us to keep things in perspective. As much as we love presentations, they’re not the end game.
You may have already seen it but Bill Watterson returned to the comics page this week for a brief collaboration with ‘Pearls Before Swine’ artist Stephan Pastis. I’ve written before about what a master Mr. Watterson is when it comes to layouts, so it’s exciting to see him return to the comics page in such […]