By the time you read this line, thousands of presentations would have been created or delivered across the globe. Over 30 million presentations are created and delivered every day—in schools, colleges, sales meetings, and board room discussions. One, perhaps by your colleague just this very second, right behind you!
Although they share the common objective of presenting ideas to their audience, only a handful of presentations create any desired impact. Here’s one big reason: The attention span of your audience has come down drastically. According to one study, this has come down from 12 minutes to 5 minutes over the last ten years!
Integrating Twitter into Zoho Show is an innovative feature designed to bridge the divide between audience and presenter. You can now insert and broadcast Tweets right into your slides to improve audience engagement and participation. It’s simple but very effective. Let’s look at a few examples.
Remember that nostalgic feeling which hits you when viewing old photo albums? Each picture transports you back in time, the feeling so overwhelming that you can’t resist smiling. And that’s exactly why we are here today. To put a smile on your face.
At this perfect time of the year, with a new year just around the corner, let’s open the Zoho Docs album and take a walk down memory lane. Flipping through the pages, let’s reminiscence and rejoice in the success that the year was – A flashback of all that happened in the Zoho Docs world.
An admin newbie? Still trying to learn the ropes? Being the guy with “all the power” is not as fancy as it sounds. It’s a two-sided coin, where the word RESPONSIBILITY is spelled out in bold.
Not to worry! We are here to help you get a sneak peek into the admin cheat sheet and let you in on some best habits to keep.
Nowadays a growing number of business deals are taking place digitally. The two major factors – Time and Money – are driving businesses to create, share, collaborate and seal the deals online, without having to resort to the traditional methods.
Scaling up to this trend, a number of software offering these online services are also mushrooming. While some offer a gallery of templates for easy content creation, others facilitate secure file sharing and digital signatures to make the process easier. In real, what every business needs is a tool which encompasses all these features into one.
Zoho Writer is one such tool that helps you to create content online, collaborate in real-time, and finalize deals digitally. Here’s how:
The alarm shrills, the tap burps, coffee steaming, quick bites, rush hours, jammed elevators, card swipes, inbox full. With a long day ahead, Julia gets plagued with the question, ”Why am I in marketing?” Definitely not to send files back and forth for review or dabble between multiple folders to search for a file.
Fresh into the world of marketing, Julia is very enthusiastic about giving it her creative best. But some hiccups on the way has her worried, which she wishes can be handled better to make her work faster. So, let’s take a sneak peek at one of her typical days at office, and check what she does and wishes for.
As usual, she takes her daily dose of caffeine and settles down to start the day. She starts scanning her emails, checks for updates on various pending assignments and has many emails that require her immediate attention. But one thing that is really tiring for her is downloading all the attachments she has gotten over the weekend, and collating it in the respective folders.
From charting out flight plans to building a whole new website, everything is now available at your fingertips. Businesses, small or big, are going mobile-first to keep their employees productive and customers happy.
With increasing number of customers opting to go mobile, Zoho has been developing a number of native mobile apps to help the customers work seamlessly without being chained to the office desk .
The mobile version of Zoho Docs was launched to help users manage their files and folders on the go. Today, I am excited to announce the Zoho Docs for Android, geared towards making your mobile experience more enjoyable. With the option to edit documents on the go, Zoho Docs Version 2.5 for Android, is designed to take document management to the next level.
Sharing Becomes Easier:
Now you can share documents to and from any installed application in your phone instantly. With just a few clicks you can select the file you want to share and choose from the list of installed apps in your phone and share right away. Read more
Presentations are canvases that narrate rich stories. The presenter now resembles a story teller with a script or a broader idea from which a captivating story is told. Unlike a narrator holding a book though, presenters have traditionally relied on slides projected on the screen to guide the audience. Unfortunately, there is very little access to content beyond the brief script on the slide – a major headache for presenters who deliver long presentations.
This is where the Presenter View benefits speakers. Presenter view enables you to see what the audience is viewing on the screen, while also having an extended version of the presentation open on your laptop. This means, as a presenter you no longer have to depend on the same slides duplicated on two screens. You also have access to elaborate slide content and a set of other tools that makes presentations effortless. Read more