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How to present an idea


Move your audience with sharper, smarter presentations.

+ 1 (416) 220 4430
jason@thinkjigsaw.com

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How to present an idea


Move your audience with sharper, smarter presentations.

+ 1 (416) 220 4430
jason@thinkjigsaw.com

This isn’t a cookie cutter approach to consulting. Jason brings with him a process that is easy to understand, easy to follow, and yields original thinking that we can execute. He’s an important reason that my program continues to be relevant nearly 30 years after launch.
— Steve Richardson, Former Manager Recognition Programs, RBC

Look out at the audience during your presentation. Are they sitting on the edge of their seats – ready to turn your ideas into action?

A core idea. Clear navigation. Smart rehearsal. Your next presentation needs all three (and a whole lot more) to connect with your audience. Get started with the resources below, or take your presentations to the next level with tools and programs by Jigsaw.


RESOURCES
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SERVICES
Jigsaw makes a difference to your presentation development and delivery

Jigsaw brings its playbook for better presentations to leaders from across North America, getting audiences to sit up, listen hard and take action. Learn a real-world approach to building and delivering an engaging, memorable, powerful presentation.
 

+       The single most important part of putting together a presentation

+       The first three things to do when creating your presentation

+       How to collect the building blocks that make any presentation memorable

+       How to use storytelling to draw your audience in and inspire them to act

+       How to use tripwire words, navigation and visual writing cues to get through to your audience

+       What you should put in (and leave out of) your PowerPoint

+       How to be successful on stage through rehearsal and technique

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TOOLS
Jigsaw tools improve your presentations – part of every program


LEADER
The presentater that leaders turn to

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Connect. For more than two decades and a thousand projects, speechwriter, storyteller and ideation lead Jason Thomson has been hired to passionately win over audiences and sell ideas through presentations, writing and storytelling.

The world’s smartest organizations turn to Jason’s creative leadership and original mind as a way to create better presentations to address sales, marketing, HR and operational challenges. Jason helps your leaders explore, develop and sell with engaging and clear presentations that inspire action.

As a professional thinker, copywriter and speaker, Jason has fueled the trajectory of the world’s most important brands, including Intel, RBC Royal Bank, Nissan, Entertainment One and McCain Foods. His powerful perspective on what it takes to imagine, develop and sell an idea transforms audiences, leaving them forever prepared to think faster, better and brighter.

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How to solve a problem


Think bigger, better, faster.

+ 1 (416) 220 4430
jason@thinkjigsaw.com

How to solve a problem


Think bigger, better, faster.

+ 1 (416) 220 4430
jason@thinkjigsaw.com

Jason is a wrecking ball. He comes in, and you think you’re having this simple conversation. The next thing you know, you’re working together to make connections that look at what you do differently. An immensely helpful, energizing and engaging experience.
— John Oakley, Host, The John Oakley Show, AM 640, Toronto

You’ve got a problem. Engagement scores are falling. The company needs to re-imagine the Brand. Procurement is considering a new
IT investment...

You need good ideas fast. Elevate your brainstorming, ideation and design thinking with the resources on the page below – or have Jigsaw curate a thinking program that unlocks winning solutions.

 


RESOURCES
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SERVICES
Jigsaw makes a difference to your problem solving skills

Discover the winning way to think better, faster and brighter, delivered by a Creative Director who has led hundreds of teams through successful ideation. These are the real-world approaches they don’t each you in business school – the approaches that get every colleague contributing, and the best ideas into production. Join Jigsaw and learn… 

 

+       The process to explore and develop a successful idea

+       What skills each team member brings to ideation – and how to better tap into those skills

+       The importance and process of identifying the problem before jumping to the solution

+       The critical role of the brainstorming moderator as an “ideas therapist”

+       The five rules that make teams feel safe and prepared to create better ideas

+       How to organize a whiteboard to achieve objectives

+       Technology and tools to improve team ideation right now


TOOLS
Jigsaw tools elevate every thinking session – part of every Jigsaw program


LEADER
An ideation pioneer

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Think big(ger). For more than two decades and a thousand projects, Creative Director, strategist and ideation leader Jason Thomson has been hired for his ability to inspire teams as they develop great ideas.

The world’s smartest organizations turn to his creative leadership and original mind as a way to develop better solutions to sales, marketing, HR and operational challenges. Jason helps your people explore, develop and sell astounding ideas that drive change, improve engagement or enhance the customer experience.

As a professional thinker, copywriter and speaker, Jason has fueled the trajectory of the world’s most important brands, including Intel, RBC Royal Bank, Nissan, Entertainment One and McCain Foods. His powerful perspective on what it takes to imagine, develop and sell an idea transforms audiences, leaving them forever prepared to think faster, better and brighter.

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How to tell a story


Engage on another level with powerful storytelling.

 

+ 1 (416) 220 4430
jason@thinkjigsaw.com

How to tell a story


Engage on another level with powerful storytelling.

 

+ 1 (416) 220 4430
jason@thinkjigsaw.com

How to tell a story instantly made our communications team better at identifying, developing and telling stories - a huge part of what we do every day.
— Amy J. Hurley, Program Director, Faculty and Staff Recognition, Wexner Medical Center, The Ohio State University

Storytelling connects with, engages and moves audiences. But how does a busy leader learn how to create, tell and support an effective story?

From analogy to narrative, the resources below help any leader to quickly develop and deliver stories that move audiences.


RESOURCES
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SERVICES
Jigsaw makes a difference to your problem solving skills

Jigsaw’s operational program goes beyond the “theory” of storytelling to deliver a clear, actionable process for leaders. Audiences learn the ability to identify, develop and deliver stories that are memorable and create action. Participate in this program learn…
 

+       The #1 skill for storytelling.

+       Why storytelling is effective at engagement and shifting behaviors.

+       The process for determining a clear point.

+       How to determine the point of your story.

+       Visualizing the key elements of your story.

+       Tools for navigation, visual storytelling and writing out loud.

+       The importance of navigation, visual storytelling and writing out loud.

+       Essential rehearsal techniques. 


TOOLS
Jigsaw tools elevate every storytelling session – part of every Jigsaw program


LEADER
A sought after storyteller

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Connect. For more than two decades and a thousand projects, speechwriter, storyteller and ideation lead Jason Thomson has been hired to passionately win over audiences and sell ideas through presentations, writing and storytelling.

The world’s smartest organizations turn to Jason’s creative leadership and original mind as a way to create better presentations to address sales, marketing, HR and operational challenges. Jason helps your leaders explore, develop and sell with engaging and clear presentations that inspire action.

As a professional thinker, copywriter and speaker, Jason has fueled the trajectory of the world’s most important brands, including Intel, RBC Royal Bank, Nissan, Entertainment One and McCain Foods. His powerful perspective on what it takes to imagine, develop and sell an idea transforms audiences, leaving them forever prepared to think faster, better and brighter.

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How to win a pitch


Pitch like a pro.

+ 1 (416) 220 4430
jason@thinkjigsaw.com

How to win a pitch


Pitch like a pro.

+ 1 (416) 220 4430
jason@thinkjigsaw.com

It’s always amazing to see how Jason takes all these strands and parts of ideas and connects them right in front of you - turning what seems like a laundry list of ideas something cohesive, possible and right. He just has this knack for making sense of any problem.
— Eugenia LIsta, Executive Producer, E.L. Productions

You’ve got a fantastic idea, initiative or concept. You’ve spent weeks honing the details. Now, the moment of truth. Can you convince your audience that they want it, they need it and they should pay for it? 


RESOURCES
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SERVICES
Pitch better, win more


Explore the better way to pitch your idea in a session created and hosted by idea- and presentation-master Jason Thomson. These are the ideas, approaches and successes they don’t teach you in business school – the elements that get your idea off the page and into production. Join Jason to learn...
 

+       The single most important question to ask when it comes to pitching a new idea

+       The ways to critically understand your audience and how they buy

+       How to pre-sell and socialize your idea to a potential buyer

+       How to effectively prepare for a pitch – thinking about the presentation, the leave behind and rehearsal

+       The pitch space – how to position the audience, set the tone and sell the day

+       What to do after the pitch is over to ensure it stays top of mind

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TOOLS
Jigsaw tools make a difference to your next pitch – part of every program


LEADER
Pitch master Jason Thomson

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Win. For more than two decades and a thousand projects, pitch specialist, speechwriter and ideation lead Jason Thomson has been hired to passionately win new business through his leading approach to proposals and pitching.

The world’s smartest organizations turn to Jason’s creative leadership and original mind as a way to develop pitches that succeed. Jason helps your leaders explore, develop and sell with engaging and clear approaches to win the next pitch you have.

As a professional thinker, copywriter and speaker, Jason has fueled the trajectory of the world’s most important brands, including Intel, RBC Royal Bank, Nissan, Entertainment One and McCain Foods. His powerful perspective on what it takes to imagine, develop and sell an idea transforms audiences, leaving them forever prepared to think faster, better and brighter.

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