Presentation Secrets
By Alexei Kapterev
Publisher: Wiley
Final Release Date: August 2011
Pages: 360

Do What You Never Thought Possible with Your Presentations

When you open this book, you'll feel as though you're sittingdown with an expert who is disclosing rare information about theart of making a unique presentation. World-renowned presentationexpert Alexei Kapterev shares knowledge garnered from his years ofexperience so that you can benefit from his tactics, strategies,and secrets for planning, creating, and delivering a memorablepresentation. Covering all aspects of what defines a greatpresentation in an easy-to-follow format, this book reveals helpfuland advanced insight on preparation, storytelling, visual aids, andmuch more.

The Insider's Guide to:

  • Understanding the "how" and "why" behind a noteworthypresentation

  • Developing strong storytelling and speechwriting skills

  • Establishing key points and setting goals

  • Choosing the right slides for your project and knowing whatvisual formats are successful and why

  • Learning the best way to present yourself, pace yourself, andkeep people interested

  • Finessing the verbal and nonverbal aspects of a presentation

  • Solving presentation-related problems andchallenges

The Secrets series reveals:

  • Authoritative information in highlighted areas

  • Exceptional advice in the margin notes

  • Unique insight from years of author experience

  • Rarely revealed tips and techniques

  • Invaluable shortcuts and workarounds

  • Insider TipsExpert advice to help you structure yourpresentation, build clear and attractive slides, and deliver withpassion

  • Valuable InsightsEye-opening descriptions of storytellingtechniques employed by the pros

  • Unbeatable AdviceReal-world examples of scripts and slides andlittle-known tips on design and delivery

Product Details
Recommended for You
Customer Reviews


by PowerReviews
oreillyPresentation Secrets

(based on 1 review)

Ratings Distribution

  • 5 Stars



  • 4 Stars



  • 3 Stars



  • 2 Stars



  • 1 Stars



Reviewed by 1 customer

Displaying review 1

Back to top


Very focused presentation advice

By Gleb

from Boston, MA

About Me Designer, Developer

Verified Reviewer


  • Easy to understand
  • Helpful examples


    Best Uses

    • Intermediate
    • Novice

    Comments about oreilly Presentation Secrets:

    Excellent discussion of how to create and deliver presentations that would impact the audience. Content, style and delivery are discussed. I liked how the same principles (contrast, unity,etc) are applied to content, style, delivery.

    As a designer of my own presentation software, this book brought clarity to how I am thinking about the entire process from the inception to giving the presentation.

    Displaying review 1

    Back to top

    Buy 2 Get 1 Free Free Shipping Guarantee
    Buying Options
    Immediate Access - Go Digital what's this?
    Ebook: $34.99
    Formats:  ePub, Mobi, PDF