PowerPoint tutorial: Present like a management consultant…for analysts

PowerPoint tutorial: Present like a management consultant…for analysts

The most frustrating thing for many analysts is to have a great idea, but to have senior executives not interested or unwilling to act.  You can spend weeks, or even months, carefully pulling data, analyzing trends, and developing business cases for a change.  Then all of that goes to waste if when presented to theRead more about PowerPoint tutorial: Present like a management consultant…for analysts[…]

PowerPoint strategy: The three slide writing commandments

PowerPoint strategy: The three slide writing commandments

Or…How to stop sucking at PowerPoint: Volume 1 These three commandments are PowerPoint strategy in a nutshell.  If you follow these, you’ll be OK.  There is a lot more to optimize, and I’ll go over those soon.  Please let me know what you think and if this advice helps. If you have any questions orRead more about PowerPoint strategy: The three slide writing commandments[…]

Syndicated data pt2: Why is syndicated data such a pain?

Syndicated data pt2: Why is syndicated data such a pain?

Syndicated data is a total pain because of (somewhat needless) complexity and horrible interfaces. Why is it so complicated? The first thing to understand about syndicated data is that there is no exact answer.  If you wanted to study real estate transactions in a county you could come up with an exact number and dollarRead more about Syndicated data pt2: Why is syndicated data such a pain?[…]