19 de agosto de 2009

I think my PowerPoint presentation is boring the audience

I am sure everyone has come up with that thought (the one in the title of this post) at least once in their lifetime.

Well, to avoid taking people to Snoozeville, the BBC magazine explains the main problems with powerpoint presentations.

Here are two good quotes:


... So remember that the more slides you have and the more there is on each slide, the more distracting it will it be for the audience - whereas the fewer and simpler the slides are, the easier it will be to keep them listening...

... A Microsoft executive recently said that one of the best PowerPoint presentations he'd ever heard had no slides with bullet points on them...


Here is the article.

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