Champagne Design — PowerPoint Design

I do your presentation props — PowerPoint slides and templates

Upgrading to Visual—Aesthetic—Effective PowerPoint Slides

Champagne Design believes in the PowerPoint billboard style Champagne Design specializes in designing/programming PowerPoint templates and tweaking your slide content. A few thousand presentations created since the start of Champagne … Continue reading

2018-03-13 · Leave a comment

Opening Old PowerPoint Files — 95, 97…

I simply wanted to have a look at my old archived presentations. My first ones done when I was working at Bell Canada. I remember the CEO J.A. MacDonald’s techno-predictions … Continue reading

2018-02-01 · Leave a comment

Best way is to zoom out

It really depends if you want the audience to focus on your message or the one coming in on their cellphones. (See Cellphone Zombies on my other blog) If you … Continue reading

2018-01-16 · Leave a comment

MS Word Corporate Branded Templates

MS Word corporate templates, following your company branding are not as common a project for me, as PowerPoint templates. I will defer with reticence, and build your MS Word template, … Continue reading

2018-01-10 · Leave a comment

Doing the 100 yard Dash chasing payments

This post has two purposes. One, is to assist you in any way I can, with tips on how to chase payments from slow accounting departments. The other purpose is … Continue reading

2018-01-05 · Leave a comment

Presentation Guild Member

There’s a new kid on the block — the Presentation Guild! Ah, finally, recognition for all this creative work. Designing and programming custom PowerPoint templates and formatting content, for corporate … Continue reading

2017-11-29 · 1 Comment

PowerPoint News from Champagne Design

Great article by Dave Paradis on linkedin. Why it costs so much to professionally “fix up” or “clean up” a PowerPoint presentation . He speaks about the work done by PowerPoint … Continue reading

2017-11-24 · Leave a comment

Why they call it “SHOW and TELL”

How many times have we heard: Can you show me how to do it? Or. I learn better from “one-on-one” workshops. Or. Google it. (originally it was “Go look it up … Continue reading

2017-03-27 · Leave a comment

Basic PowerPoint template or customized?

There are many levels of PowerPoint templates. The free & basic template you find on the web, or within the software itself. Sometimes it may be enough for you. Most … Continue reading

2016-10-19 · Leave a comment

4:3 or 16:9 ratio for your slides?

What does 4:3 and 16:9 mean? It describes the dimensions of a screen in width and height. For every 4 inches of width on the screen there is a corresponding … Continue reading

2016-07-26 · 1 Comment