For women are early career researchers and evaluators

You're a busy academic, evaluator, researcher or scientist ready to make effective presentations...but you aren't sure where to start. 

No prob, corn cob. I've got you covered with this 1 hour mini-course: Countdown to Stellar Slides


9 videos + 2 tech walkthrough videos + bonus worksheets

= a 1-hour mini crash in effective presentation design. 


Say hello to COUNTDOWN TO STELLAR SLIDES—a perfect introduction to modern, effective presentation design.

Imagine knowing all of this about 1 hour from now:

  • Exactly what to stop wasting your time on when you're working on your presentation.

  • The problem with slide templates, and how to create your own unique slide style.

  • Ideas for how to create effective slides with just well-designed text

  • A new presentation design workflow that will save you time and stress.

  • The #1 thing to keep out of your presentations at all costs.

  • How to edit the Master Slides and apply your new style to existing slides.

  • Tips on how to remove excess text from your slides. 

You know you have too much text on your slides and that you should improve your slide design…but HOW do you actually do that?

In Countdown to Stellar Slides, you will learn some easy peasy quick start strategies to help you learn how. And it will only take you about an hour! Sweet!


EVERYONE hates bad presentations.

...But you already knew that. And you already knew that you could probably be making better slides..

Your challenge is that you have a to-do list that's 3,000 items long and not enough time to do it all. 

What you didn't know (before now) was that there's a mini 1-hour crash course in effective presentation design that’s waiting for you!


And the best part is that Countdown to Stellar Slides is only $9 USD!


For just 9 bucks, you’ll get INSTANT ACCESS to all of these lessons >>



You don't get there with templates, tons of poorly designed text, or outdated design principles. Let me train you on the better way with a 1 hour crash course in presentation design.

No more excuses. This is my official war against  #DeathByPowerPoint. Join my army*

* of good design, not violence. I actually don't support war and should probably find a better analogy...


Still not sure?

…How about a FREE SAMPLE?

You can get a sample of 6 (abbreviated) lessons from Countdown to Stellar Slides, for free. This sample is available to Communication Café members. The 6 daily lessons will be delivered to your inbox across 6 days.

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Can’t wait 6 days to learn all this? Want ALL THE VIDEOS now?


Enroll now for just $9!