PowerPoint 2016: Mastering PowerPoint 2016 – Basics

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Microsoft PowerPoint is the most common tool used to do presentations in the workplace. With nearly 5 hours of high-quality content, this ’Mastering PowerPoint 2016 – Basics’ course teaches the most commonly used PowerPoint features and introduces some of the more advanced options.

Length: 4 hrs 45 min

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Have you seen someone deliver a PowerPoint presentation that was really well done? Do you remember the difference it made – not only in helping you understand the content, but the way it made you feel about the presenter? This Mastering PowerPoint 2016 – Basics course will show you how to turn lackluster presentations into something that is visually stimulating and works to keep your audience engaged.

Move beyond bullet points!  In this Mastering PowerPoint 2016 – Basics training course presentation expert Kelly Vandever and Maren Reaves will walk you through all the basic features (and then some) with Microsoft PowerPoint 2016.

This course includes:

  • Working with Pictures, Photo Albums, and Picture Styles
  • Applying Transitions and Animation
  • Viewing and Navigating Your Presentation
  • Tips & Tweaks for over 100 PowerPoint 2016 functions and features!

Course Objectives:

  • Demonstrate how to view and navigate a presentation
  • Modify pictures and shapes
  • Describe how to group, arrange, and animate objects

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CHAPTER 01: Getting Started with PowerPoint 37:46
1. Intro to PowerPoint
2. Views and Navigation
3. Slideshow Options
4. Create and Save
5. Getting Help

CHAPTER 02: Developing a PowerPoint Presentation 36:22
1. Select a Presentation Type
2. Editing Text
3. Arranging Slides
4. Working with Themes

CHAPTER 03: Performing Advanced Text Editing Operations 34:54
1. Formatting Characters
2. Lists
3. Alignment and Spacing
4. More Text Options
5. Format Text Boxes

1. CHAPTER 04: Adding Graphical Elements to Your Presentation 26:11
2. Insert Images
3. Creating Photo Albums
4. Insert and Edit Shapes

CHAPTER 05: Modifying Objects in Your Presentation 45:14
1. Edit Pictures, Part 1
2. Edit Pictures, Part 2
3. Group Objects
4. Arrange Objects
5. Animate Objects

CHAPTER 06: Adding Tables to Your Presentation 23:54
1. Add a Table
2. Table Layout
3. Table Design
4. Insert a Table from Other Applications

CHAPTER 07: Adding Charts to Your Presentation 27:21
1. Creating a Chart
2. Designing a Chart
3. Formatting a Chart
4. Inserting a Chart from Excel

CHAPTER 08: Preparing to Deliver Your Presentation 53:47
1. Review your Presentation
2. Apply Transitions
3. Printing your Presentation
4. Delivering your Presentation
5. PowerPoint Online
6. Viewing and Navigating Online
7. Editing in PowerPoint Online
8. Online Feature Review

Kelly Vandever headshotIn an attention-deficient, entertain-me-now, wait-while-I-post-that-on-my-Facebook-page kind of world, the typical business presentation is lame. Professional speaker, trainer, coach, tweeter and blogger Kelly Vandever is on a mission to eliminate boring business presentations from the face of the earth. An award winning speaker herself, Kelly helps organizations crank up their content to connect and interact with their audiences using old school and hi-tech techniques all while annihilating bullet points and making this world a better place for business audiences everywhere.