When it comes to communicating data effectively, killer visualization and presentation skills are the keys to success. Few people know this better than Lea Pica, a seasoned web analytics practitioner, social media marketer, and blogger focused on the art of presenting digital insights to effect change. With over 11 years experience building analytics practices from the ground up for companies in e-commerce, publishing, and finance, Lea knows her stuff when it comes to communicating the numbers effectively.Read More
You are a small business owner looking for investment and you’ve just secured a meeting with a venture capitalist. In between bouts of gleeful jumping around your apartment and anxiously biting your nails, you try to come up with a pitch that will both capture the attention of your potential investors and hopefully leave them waiting to throw cash in your direction.Read More
The best speeches are well rehearsed. You may be surprised to hear me, someone who specializes in applying the principles and technique of improvisation to the workplace, say this, but it’s something I truly believe. Improv is great for dealing with the unforeseen, being present in the moment, and being flexible. It is equally true that conscious, strategic presentation and practice can help you avoid pitfalls and perform to your highest ability. Neither Shakespeare nor Olivier improvised “Hamlet.”Read More
Today is the day many of you have been waiting for: Prezi for Android is here!
It’s been a long journey, but we’re so excited to be able to give you an app that allows you to access your prezis anytime, anywhere on your Android phones and tablets. Starting today, you can download the app and carry all of your presentations around in the palm of your hand. Prezi for Android is yours—get it here.Read More
‘Tis the season for movie award shows; the Screen Actors Guild Awards happened in late January, the British Academy Films Awards took place a few weeks ago and the 87th Annual Academy Awards is planned for Feb. 22. As we gear up for this event, we thought it would be fun to take a look back at some of the most memorable (good, bad and some just plain odd) Oscar acceptance speeches. Take some tips from the stars, and learn how to be more memorable on stage for all the right reasons:Read More