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Creating Elegant Powerpoint Presentations Hands' On Training
Date: 04/24/2014
Location: The Chicago Bar Association, 321 South Plymouth Court, Chicago, IL 60604
MCLE Credit: As of 04/23/2016, this program is no longer eligible for MCLE Credit.

Creating Elegant Presentations with Microsoft PowerPoint doesn't require a degree in Graphic Design. Built in templates, picture and text formatting tools help you put together presentations that wow your audience, convey your message to juries and convert presentations into media rich, text friendly PDF documents for sharing later.

In this session we will cover:
  • Creating a new PowerPoint Presentation
  • Creating a PowerPoint from a Pre-Made Template
  • Changing the layout of each presentation side
  • Adding Pictures and adjusting quality, or adding borders
  • Applying design elements or themes to an entire presentation
  • Deleting or duplicating presentation slides
  • Saving PowerPoint Presentations as PDF Documents
  • Sharing your PowerPoint Presentations through Slide Share

Microsoft PowerPoint will be accessed in the training, and a wifi connection will be available. Attendees will need PowerPoint installed prior to training.
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