In order to tell the story you need to tell in an effective
way, you may need a lot of words.
If your story is to be understood away from your
presentation, you may well need many words on your
People read much faster than you speak, so once they
ﬁgure out that all your content is on the slides, they’ll
start reading ahead of you, ignoring what you’re actually
Seriously, it happens. You’re doing it right now. Raise
your hand when you read this line. Seriously. Raise
your hand right now.