When you are forced to show a large spreadsheet; Slide Makeover #77

Copying a large spreadsheet onto a slide overwhelms the audience and they have no idea of what they are supposed to get from the “wall of numbers”. But what can you do if your boss insists that the entire spreadsheet has to be on the slide? This makeover shows you how to add callouts that can make a large spreadsheet more meaningful to the audience.


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By Dave Paradi

Dave Paradi has over twenty-two years of experience delivering customized training workshops to help business professionals improve their presentations. He has written ten books and over 600 articles on the topic of effective presentations and his ideas have appeared in publications around the world. His focus is on helping corporate professionals visually communicate the messages in their data so they don't overwhelm and confuse executives. Dave is one of fewer than ten people in North America recognized by Microsoft with the Most Valuable Professional Award for his contributions to the Excel, PowerPoint, and Teams communities. His articles and videos on virtual presenting have been viewed over 4.8 million times and liked over 17,000 times on YouTube.