Avoiding Death by PowerPoint
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A brief presentation on ppt design for the UVM McNair Scholars workshop, May 2007. It is designed as an interactive performance piece, not as a standalone slideshow.

A brief presentation on ppt design for the UVM McNair Scholars workshop, May 2007. It is designed as an interactive performance piece, not as a standalone slideshow.

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  • This is the finished version of slide 2, after all the transitions and special effects happen. The script goes something like this:
    show slide that lists 13 design suggestions in impossible to read small print. Start reading them in a boring voice then gradually drift to side of room. make sure you are not looking at screen when the first red print appears. Ignore the screen while you watch the class all look at the animations and ignore you!
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  • Ask students for examples of bad ppt's they have seen. What did they like? What did they not like?
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  • 1. Avoiding Death by PowerPoint McNair Scholars Workshop May 2007
  • 2. Look at Me! Look at Me! Look at Me! Look at Me! Look at Me! Look at Me! Look at Me! Stop reading it Too many words
  • 3. Bad PowerPoints Avoiding Death by PowerPoint: McNair Scholars Workshop
  • 4. The Big Three
    • Less is more
    • Connect with your audience
    • Your slides are not your presentation: you are
    Avoiding Death by PowerPoint: McNair Scholars Workshop