The most common pitfall of presentation design is cramming too much information onto a slide. We call it information dump. A wall of bullet points causes people to remember nothing, the exact opposite of what you want to happen. We declutter your information and turn it into an eye-popping visual story people pay attention to. Explore our writing services here.
“Simple and to the point is always the best way to get your point across.”
~ Guy Kawasaki
A presentation is a backdrop for a conversation with your audience, not a catalog. Slides should be visual, with just enough words to make your point. Using slide design services and do-it-yourself apps may jazz up your images and layouts, but the result will only be as good as the story. Who is creating that? Learn more about our design process here.
With millions at stake, this is not the time to ad lib. The objective is to make investors curious enough to take the next step in the first round, or prove you are ready to expand in the next rounds. There is a specific structure to pitch decks, so work with a pro who will guide you and design it right the first time. There won’t be a second chance.
“A designer knows they have achieved perfection not when there is nothing left to add, but when there is nothing left to take away.”
~ Antoine de Saint Exupery
People slide their credit card for a product or service only when they see the value.
How is a business-winning sales presentation designed and written? Steve Jobs was a master at creating desire for his products through suspenseful storytelling, surprise, an intuitive understanding of his audience’s needs and knowing when to pull the solution out of his back pocket.
You can do it too.
Working with a professional sales presentation design agency like us can turn an insomnia-causing slide deck into a clear, engaging, purposeful story people never forget.
Uncommon images and a little humor creates the surprise and energy that makes your presentation memorable. Generic people shaking hands should be outlawed. Pictures should spark curiosity, be a background for your speech and used to make a point.
Confidence is crucial when presenting. Work with our remarkable trainer to practice speaking your presentation until you can recite in your sleep. You’ll work out the kinks and smooth over any rough patches before you hit the stage. Are you ready or are you winging it?