Presentation Zen Design: Simple Design Principles and Techniques to Enhance Your Presentations

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Peachpit Press, Dec 18, 2009 - Computers - 264 pages
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In his internationally acclaimed, best-selling book Presentation Zen: Simple Ideas on Presentation Design and Delivery, presentation master Garr Reynolds gave readers the framework for planning, putting together, and delivering successful presentations. Now, he takes us further into the design realm and shows how we can apply time-honored design principles to presentation layouts.

Throughout Presentation Zen Design, Garr shares his lessons on designing effective presentations that contain text, graphs, color, images, and video. After establishing guidelines for each of the various elements, he explains how to achieve an overall harmony and balance using the tenets of Zen simplicity. Not only will you discover how to design your slides for more professional-looking presentations, you’ll learn to communicate more clearly and will accomplish the goal of making a stronger, more lasting connection with your audience.
 

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User Review  - jcbrunner - LibraryThing

This follow-up to Garr Reynolds' first booklet isn't bad in itself. There is much valuable stuff in there. It just happens that most of it was already present in his first booklet. It is a nice and ... Read full review

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Life changing books for me in term of design

Contents

INTRODUCTION
1
COMPONENTS
29
PRINCIPLES
153
THE JOURNEY
213
Photo Credits
248
Index
249
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Garr Reynolds is the author of the best-selling book Presentation Zen: Simple Ideas on Presentation Design and Delivery with over 100,000 copies sold and translated into 17 languages. A leading authority on presentation design and delivery and sought-after speaker and consultant, his clients include many in the Fortune 500. A writer, designer, musician, and long-time student of the zen arts, he is currently Associate Professor of Management at Kansai Gaidai University in Japan and Director of Design Matters Japan. Garr’s popular blog on presentation design and delivery is at www.presentationzen.com

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