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Top Presentation Design Trends of 2021, According to Creative Experts

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Top Presentation Design Trends of 2021, According to Creative Experts In early 2020, the world as we knew it was flipped upside down. Businesses were forced to pivot in the face of the pandemic, and as a result many companies adopted a remote work culture. Remote work changed the way organizations and teams worked — and even how companies communicated to prospective customers and acquired new business. Employees leaned into virtual designs, presentations, and events to communicate both internally and externally. The graphic design landscape, as a result, has changed dramatically over the past year. Now, presentations need to work harder than ever to connect, engage, and inspire audiences into action. In fact, over 35 million PowerPoint presentations are given each day to over 500 million audiences — but 79% of those audiences believe most presentations they see are boring. To help you crush your next presentation deck, we've rounded up the top presentation design trends of 2021, as predicted by creative industry experts and presentation power-users. Here, learn from three creative experts from leading companies in the tech space on the four biggest presentation design trends that will emerge in 2021. 1. There will be increased empathy found in design. Marissa Latshaw, Founder of Latshaw Marketing, says: "Impactful, inspiring design starts with empathy. Empathy is one of the most powerful tools in the creative toolbox. The good news is that empathy — the ability to feel, understand, and respond to the feelings of others — is innate in us all. Our...