Getting Down To Work - Microsoft PowerPoint

1. PowerPoint®

Powerpoint icon PowerPoint® is a tool for creating effective presentations.  It is designed as a slideshow with one screen following after the other.  Screens can contain text, images and media.  Special effects can be added.

There are hundreds of books, webpages and videos dedicated to describing or demonstrating the most effective and least effective PowerPoint® presentations.  Most designers agree that good presentations are uncluttered, interesting and brief.

This section will introduce the basic functions of the PowerPoint® software.