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Perspective

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

Beautiful.ai 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...

Presentations

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...

WORK BEAUTIFUL

#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...

Resources

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...

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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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CUSTOMIZE THIS Company Overview PRESENTATION IN MINUTES

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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THE BEST SAMPLE Business Plan FOR SMALL + MEDIUM COMPANIES

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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HOW TO MAKE A CREATIVE RESUME THAT STANDS OUT

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...

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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 ...

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Beautiful.AI RAISES SERIES B FUNDING LED BY TRINITY VENTURES

AI-Driven Software Delights Users by Making It Fast and Easy to Create Visually Stunning Presentations and Documents

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HOW TO WRITE A HR Benefits OVERVIEW FOR NEW EMPLOYEES

How to create a HR BENEFITS OVERVIEW presentation Title slide Offerings overview Health benefits Closer look at health options Base + Performance ince...

Visualizing Ideas

The 5 Slides Killing Your Productivity

Your most common slides are often your most time-consuming. In building Beautiful.AI, we’ve pored over hundreds (maybe thousands?) of presentations lo...

Inspiration

5 Questions Before Pitching Your Boss

You’ve developed the plan. You’ve scheduled the meeting. So now what?