How many times have you had text in a textbox, placeholder, or shape that just didn’t fit properly? It happens to everyone. Luckily, you have lots of options. Resize the shape Sometimes you can resize the shape. Especially if it’s a textbox or placeholder with no border, the change might not be apparent. Here you […]
Archives for 2012
Did you find this post useful? Get my free video training, “13 techniques that will make designing your slides EASY.” Need training? Click here to find out about training to bring your presentations to the next level!
A common task is to space objects equidistant from each other. You might have a group of rectangles that make up a hyperlinked menu. Another common situation is a diagram with several boxes containing text. Here’s an example of a set of icons. Here’s one way to make sure that all the icons are equidistant: […]
Are presentation skills important to employers? Sometimes I think that employers speak out of two sides of their mouths. On one hand, they seem to let their employees give awful presentations without negative consequences. (How can there be negative consequences when everyone is doing it?) Not that every employer is that way, but many don’t […]
Do you sometimes need to switch to another presentation? Without leaving Slide Show view? Here is one method. Step 1: Insert the second presentation as an object Display the slide where you want to be able to branch to another presentation. Choose Insert> Object. Choose the Create from File option. Click the Browse button and […]