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Presentation Skills: Become a Power Presenter With These 3 Mindset Tweaks

Chances are, you’d rather die than do a presentation.


Presentation Design 101: Hottest  design TRENDS TO KEEP YOUR SLIDES FRESH

Presentations have come a long way people: Gone are the days of special effects, gifs, and bullet list fatigue. We’ve also waved goodbye to ClipArt; s...


Social Media Strategy 101: How to Scale your Program Fast

Few modern-day businesses can survive without social media. After all, Facebook, Twitter, Instagram and the like have become the 21st-century town hal...


Presentation Structure and Story

The hardest part about preparing a presentation — besides grappling with your fear of presenting — is the moment you ask yourself, “Where do I even be...


From Madmen to TedTalks: The Evolution of the Presentation

In the Don Draper days of 1960s Manhattan, the concept of a "presentation" was very different than it is today. At that time, presentations consisted ...

Perspective vs. PowerPoint: A Battle of Presentation Software

A Battle Between a New PowerPoint Alternative and Ye Olde Presentation Software Time sure flies. It’s been 32 years since Microsoft acquired PowerPoin...


Top PowerPoint Alternatives in 2019

It’s that time of the year again, when we update our list of the best powerpoint alternatives on the market for the coming year. There are many, so we...


#WORKBEAUTIFUL Presents: Rituals in the Workplace

An investigation into the brain science behind rituals in the office, and how they can make teams stronger and more productive.

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Community Spotlight: A Paris-based Travel Editor

Note: For this post, we are putting the spotlight on our community. After all, our users have come up with some genius ways to use our smart templates...


CYBERSECURITY: A Guide to Protecting Yourself On The Internet

What you don't know should scare you: Cybersecurity is an industry that is booming — in part due to the massive increase in major data breaches. 

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The Five Essentials: How to Start a Business

So… you’re finally doing it: starting a new business, that is. They say the biggest challenges reap the biggest rewards, and you’ve obviously bought i...


3 Sample Tables That Tell Your Data’s Story in a Powerful Way

Figuring out how to visualize your data used to be a real pain in the neck. After all, creating any kind of table, chart or graph from scratch is know...

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Use These Tech Tools to Grow Your Business Fast

Every startup and small business has the same thought: We need to scale quickly, but we must also do so efficiently. This means, typically, we can’t j...

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Let's cut to the chase — what is a Company Overview and why do you need one? You should already have a similar section in your Business Plan, so it ma...

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It’s no secret over here at Beautiful HQ that we love our small and medium business professionals. Some of us can empathize, but all of us can sympath...

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Presumé, Portfolio, Creative Resumé… whatever you want to call it, we can help you present your work in the best light. After all, how you package you...


Introducing Beautiful for Mac/Windows (beta)

Great news out of Beautiful HQ: Our desktop presenter application is finally here.

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Revise, Review, Repeat: New Updates

In the increasingly collaborative workplace, we understand that the path to your final presentation isn’t always linear. Your content can be sent arou...

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Let’s get animated! More *beautiful* features are here!

Beautiful.AI’s mission has always been to give you a secret weapon to easily create modern, well-designed presentations. We’ve heard your requests for...

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First of many feat(ure)s!

We want to thank our users for all of the great feedback you’ve sent in since launch. We’ve been listening! Today, we’d like to update you on some of ...