9 Advantages of a virtual Think Outside The Slide training program

Now that I have delivered a number of virtual sessions for the Smith Business School at Queen’s University, and more than 25 virtual sessions for clients, I want to share how I think my virtual training programs may actually be even better than the highly rated...

Font size test for web viewing

The 30 second video below shows different font sizes on a PowerPoint slide exported as a 1280 x 720 video. Watch it on your mobile device to see what different font sizes will look like to your audience using a smaller screen....

Math Worksheet Generator

All of a sudden, children are out of school and classes have moved to an online format. This is likely unfamiliar territory for kids and their parents. Instead of practice worksheets that would be handed out in class, parents have to figure out how to support their...

Scaling values for related data series; Issue #458 February 18 2020

It is not uncommon that to communicate a message you need to show two or three related data series. It is relatively easy to create a single graph that has all the data series shown. The challenge comes when you have values in the data series that are different by an...

Test slides when using video wall; Issue #457 February 4 2020

As more conference rooms move from using projectors to using monitors to display presentations, an issue is coming up in larger rooms. While a single large monitor will work in a small to medium sized room, it is too small for a medium to large sized room. To create a...

IMA ACE2020 Conference (June 23, 2020, Atlanta, GA)

At the International Management Accountants ACE2020 Conference I will be delivering a half-day workshop titled FinancialViz: Visually communicate financial results and analysis using advanced Excel dataviz techniques. Details are available and registration is open...