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Powerpoint vs Visio

Pros and cons of either

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I’m launching a PowerPoint course in May and I’m looking for a few folks to join at a highly discounted price in exchange for your opinions as I put the final touches to the course. You’ll learn to make slides like a McKinsey consultant. DM if you’re interested!

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I need help!

Could you suggest a visual representation for this communication strategy? Whether it's through a cross-functional flow chart in Visio, a hierarchical diagram, or a network diagram, could you please share a screenshot or hand-sketch ? Alternatively, indicate your preference, and I'll contact you privately.

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What's your favorite way to snazz up or fancify a powerpoint presentation or deck?

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Hi all,
Can anyone recommend a certification, particular skills to focus on/develop, or portfolio advice for showcasing PowerPoint skills and knowledge? I have on the job experience using PowerPoint bu… more

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I just got a consulting role that will be PowerPoint heavy! I have been reading here people asking for templates here and there. Can anyone recommend a training course on how to be a beast in PowerPoi… more

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I hit “enter” to move text below my cursor down on the slide, so I can make room for images, etc. Often times, when I hit “enter” to move text below my cursor downward, the text above my cursor will m… more

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Favorite Social Media Accounts with PPT Hacks?

I’ve been using PPT for years for my job and looking for hacks to improve both visual design as well as storytelling/narrative organization. I’ve seen a … more

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Hi all! This may seem beginner level, but could seriously use the help. Does anyone know how to connect one smart art graphic to multiple others? For example, in the picture below, I want Business Leader 1,2, and 3 to have the only one business partner box connected to all of them since they all have the same business partner.

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How do I create 1 click hyperlink or action button without holding down ctrl?

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What's your fave way to snazz up a powerpoint presentation or deck?

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How did you get better at making decks starting from literally nothing? I got thrown into some deep waters and could use help. Are YouTube tutorials the way to go?

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Hi all,
Does any have good recs for PowerPoint courses that have an end deliverable at the end of the course that gets scored?

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I am very poor at PowerPoint, below zero.
Can anyone share some good templates dump that you collected?

What is my best learning option for PowerPoint presentations making?

I'm not looking for how to do actual present… more

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Who else feels like their entire life in Consulting has been 70% about building PPT deck and 30% of actually doing core consulting work, and probably tired of it?

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Anyone willing to share PowerPoint templates they got from infograpia, slidequest, or similar? DM me. Moved to industry and trying to rebuild a slide rolodex.

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Had feedback our decks are not the most attractive, what are you seeing that stands out?
(For context we look very similar to typical T2 consulting at the moment )

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I was asked to recreate this stock image from online and have no idea how to start. I tried using merge shapes with a circle and a rectangle but things were coming out looking funny. Any help would be appreciated!

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Does anyone know how to avoid the line break when pasting text in PPT? Usually happens when working with tables, but ran into the issue with a text box today too. Annoying to go in and backspace each … more

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Does anyone know of any other programs that convert complex ppt decks to new master formats? The only one I've found is UpSlide. Thanks!

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I was asked to create a workshop on advanced PowerPoint features. 1. What would you include? 2. How would you make it fun?

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Hi Everyone!
I’ve been asked to develop 4 slides that summarise a firm’s strategy but I won’t get the chance to present the deck. Does anyone have any tips on how to make great, concise slides? Thank y… more

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Has anyone ever successfully presented a complex Visio flowchart in PPT? Any tips and tricks much appreciated!

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my powerpoint KEEPS CRASHING. it is so frustrating!!! i’m tried restarting the app, my computer - the control panel right click “change” trick ….. every time, it starts acting up again. i’ve lost so m… more

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Looking for recommendations for advanced slide design training. Trying to take my presentations to the next level at work.

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I am great at making PowerPoints. If anyone needs help making one let me know.

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I need to create a slide that shows a project timeline changes over time with rationale for each change. Anyone have a suggestion for how to display this meaningfully?

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It's been boggling me for years but---is there a way to automate creating slides from a table in excel following a certain formatting? Say I have a table of action plans (activity, PIC, target dat… more

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Hi, my interview tomorrow seeks a PPT power user. Any tips on how to upskill overnight? Thanks very much!

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Anyone willing to share PowerPoint templates for BPI - P2P O2C R2R

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Best tips for making high quality powerpoint slides?

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PPT for Mac good enough to justify the purchase of an M1? It’s been 5 years since used last and it seems better, but still missing some key features such as text formatting.

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How to/best way to change a widescreen presentation to standard without breaking format/squishing images…?

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How does everyone manage updating PowerPoint decks. How do you indicate which slides still need updated or reformatted versus which ones are done?

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