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One of the ways to make our clients and colleagues happy is to share useful and helpful information. In a connected world, sharing is increasingly done online. And depending on the preferences of your contacts, you have the opportunity of delivering your valuable information in many different ways: here at rikkistips we use video. Other […]

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Mind mapping explained by a champion

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Many subscribers – maybe you? – enjoyed my mind mapping video tutorial which I published over a year ago: Mindmaps stimulate creative thinking. Just recently I received an enquiry from a university student in the US who got to see my video tutorial on YouTube. She asked me my permission to integrate the clip into […]

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PowerPoint | SmartArt | Animation – The trio that makes you an exceptional presenter

Boost Your Presentation Skills

You too can be an exceptional presenter, like Steve Jobs! In a previous clip I revived the topic of presentation skills and referred to the unfortunate truths about boring meetings. In this second video on the same topic of presentation skills, we’ll discover how a few simple clicks in PowerPoint can supercharge the delivery of […]

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The Art Of Crafting Headlines That Make You Stand Out In A Crowd

The Art of Crafting Powerful Headlines

A 2 minute video to discover 2 sure-fire Headline types that work! (and more) Your headline or title is the first, and perhaps only, impression you make on a prospective reader. Depending on how much in a hurry you are, I propose 3 ways to learn more about Headlines: Watch my video, here below. You’ll […]

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Are You Bored at Meetings? Get help with SmartArt!

Are You Bored At Meetings?

When was the last time you really enjoyed a meeting? Many people hesitate to admit that they suffer from PowerPoint – and especially – Bullet Point fatigue. In this video I’ll show you how easy it is to break away from the dull Bullet Point routine and start a trend of crisp and visually explicit […]

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An Online Whiteboard to quickly share your ideas as images

Share your ideas with others - Online!

A picture speaks louder than a 1000 words! In this video I show you how you can use a simple (and free) online drawing tool to explain your ideas or your problems visually, without needing to spend much time writing many words. Sketch your idea whilst using the built in instant messaging feature or use the Skype conference […]

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Mind maps stimulate creative thoughts and thinking | Video

Mind Maps Stimulate Creative Thinking

A video tutorial about how Mind Maps stimulate creative thinking A mind map is a diagram used to represent words, ideas, tasks, or other items linked to and arranged around a central key word or idea. In today’s episode, I introduce a nifty (and free) mind map software. I have been reorganising my business recently […]

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50 Get your ideas across with effective business writing

 How good are you good at convincing others? Sally Ann, a management trainer, recommends smart tips about how you can optimize your business writing.

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