Four steps to pitch your project

What is the best way to pitch your research or project? We already covered this in a previous post, but let’s now look at a very hands-on application, where we redesign a project flyer by BrEA in four steps.  The techniques we use can equally be used to pitch a project to an investor, when…

Templates: three ground rules

You probably know them all too well: those presentation templates with each slide displaying the institute’s logo, a dash of color here, a bit of color there. I can’t stand them. All they really do is confine you. They’re boring. That same lay-out, slide after slide. (yawn) And they distract your audience too. So am…

Finding professional pictures

Professional photos for your posters and presentations

“Google” is typically the answer to the question “where did you get the photos for your presentation and posters?” And yet, there are two issues with photos obtained through Google: In many cases, the photos are not royalty-free. All too often the resolution is too low. This leads to people using pictures like these: Since…