Powerpoint from hell✓ Use as little text as possible, your audience will read your slide instead of listening to you.✓ Filling upyourself towill make it look messy and“one liners”. focus, restrict the slide less objects and embrace you will loose✓ Don’t use clip art, it will ruin your authority. Your auntie uses clipart.✓ Choose one font & few colors!✓ Spend time (and Money) on images.
PrepareAudienceMain goalResearch, Collect contentThink story, have a dramaturgyStructureLasting impression
Video,Start 10min sound, joke Dip 0.2 End Remember, the last slide is your legacy• You0 5 Untitled 3 10 15 20 25• Audience ( Dramaturgy )
Practice, Practice, PracticeMake notes, memorizeAdjust slidesVary the imagesTime your talking, shortUse friends as audienceMake an audio recording, webcam
PresentWhy are you listning to me?Leave notes, use pointersStand still, don’t ﬁddleLook at your audience, all of themTake breaksAsk for questions
ToolsChoose right presentation softwareSound, is it on?Setup must be ﬂawless• Sound on mac (shift key)• Sleep mode (Caffeine, control panel)Remote controlmake sure it works, if not – use arrows
Keep it simple Limit bullet & text Limit transitions & builds Use high-quality graphicsHave a visual theme, avoid PPT templates Use appropriate charts Use color well Choose your fonts well Use video or audio Spend time in the slide order http://www.garrreynolds.com/Presentation/