Seven Fonts That Pair Well for Your Next Presentation

Picking fonts for your presentation can be tricky business. With so many to choose from, how do you know which ones will look good together? The availability of literally thousands of fonts these days makes it easy to become paralyzed by the sheer number of choices. It helps to find ways to cut the possibilities […]

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Everyone can. But not everyone will.

I listened to an interview today with Chris Anderson, the former editor-in-chief of Wired Magazine. Chris is now the CEO of 3D Robotics, a company that designs, builds, and sells unmanned air vehicles, or drones, to various military and civilian clients for a fraction of the cost that large aerospace companies charge. They manage this […]

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Please pardon my mess…

I’m in the process of updating the look of Advance Your Slides. The new site should be in place soon. Please bear with me until then. -Nick Smith

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When you believe in things you don’t understand, Then you suffer, Supersition ain’t the way. — Stevie Wonder The late, great Mark Twain is quoted as having once said, “It ain’t what you don’t know that gets you into trouble. It’s what you know for sure that just ain’t so.” This is almost certainly the case […]

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Aligning Objects in PowerPoint

I’d like to take just a few minutes to introduce you to a really useful little set of commands in PowerPoint that you may have overlooked in the past: the alignment commands. These are located on the Home tab, in the Drawing section, under the Arrange button. Ordering Objects The image to the left displays […]

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