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Presentation WOW - PASS Summit 2012 Lightning Talk

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Say goodbye to those boring presentations. This is all about making your presentations shine.

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Presentation WOW - PASS Summit 2012 Lightning Talk

  1. 1. resentation WOWtips & tricks in delivering great presentations
  2. 2. probably know . . . I bet
  3. 3. 7 out of 8 people HATE delivering presentations
  4. 4. also think . . . I bet
  5. 5. almost EVERYONE thinks presentations are
  6. 6. almost EVERYONE thinks presentations are BORING
  7. 7. almost EVERYONE thinks presentations are DULL
  8. 8. almost EVERYONE thinks presentations are INEFFECTIVE
  9. 9. but are hereYOUanyway
  10. 10. because want to be DIFFERENT YOU
  11. 11. because DIFFERENCEwant to MAKE a YOU
  12. 12. here from because want to goYOU
  13. 13. here TO
  14. 14. resentation WOW
  15. 15. The only reason to give a speech is to CHANGETHEWORLD “ - Dr. Nick Morgan, communication theorist and coach -
  16. 16. we’ve all followed
  17. 17. about using this
  18. 18. PowerPoint Mistake 1) People tend to put every word they are going to say in their PowerPoint slides. Although this eliminates the need to memorize your talk, ultimately, this makes your slide crowded, wordy and boring. You will loose your audiences' attention before you even reach the bottom of your . . .
  19. 19. 1) (continued) . . . first slide PowerPoint Mistake
  20. 20. HOWEVER
  21. 21. PowerPoint != Presentation
  22. 22. Keynote != Presentation
  23. 23. presentationare the YOU
  24. 24. if I asked anybodyto CREATE a about presentation
  25. 25. http://www.flickr.com/photos/zzilazz/366839490/
  26. 26. I wouldn’t be to SEE surprised
  27. 27. • Go out on a sunny day • Paint your house orange and your roof red • Wave your hands like crazy • Have only one door and one window for your house • Plant a tree beside your house • Keep your walkway clear Tips to have a happy day
  28. 28. this makes the audiencego . . .
  29. 29. oh, PLEASE
  30. 30. “ - Dr. John Medina, author of Brain Rules - toss your PowerPoint presentations
  31. 31. - Edwin M Sarmiento - “unlearn everything you know about PowerPoint presentations
  32. 32. and STARTwith this
  33. 33. seriously, this was intentionally left blank
  34. 34. tell a STORY “ONE
  35. 35. how to tell GREAT STORIES
  36. 36. presentation do you REMEMBER the about
  37. 37. http://www.flickr.com/photos/zzilazz/366839490/
  38. 38. stories but why
  39. 39. because stories CONNECT
  40. 40. think like a designer “TWO
  41. 41. but I’m NOT a designer “
  42. 42. LEARN this is an OPPORTUNITY to about
  43. 43. INSPIRATION find from
  44. 44. BILLBOARDS
  45. 45. EVERYWHERE they’re
  46. 46. be creative “THREE
  47. 47. if you’ve taken a plane ride
  48. 48. TUNED OUT when you may have if you’ve taken a plane ride
  49. 49. http://i.cdn.turner.com/cnn/2010/TRAVEL/08/11/flight.attendant.reactions/t1larg.jpg
  50. 50. because BORINGit is SO
  51. 51. zzz…zzz…zzz I’ll pretend to be asleep so I don’t have to listen to this boring presentation
  52. 52. but they DIFFERENT DIDsomething
  53. 53. but they DIFFERENT DIDsomething
  54. 54. they turned a BORING presentation into an exciting one
  55. 55. SIMPLIFY“FOUR
  56. 56. Making the simple complicated is commonplace; making the complicated simple, awesomely simple, that's CREATIVITY. - Charles Mingus, American jazz bassist and Composer - “
  57. 57. What Are Principals? Principals Server Role SQL Server Login Windows Group Domain User Account Local User Account User Database Role Application Role Group SQL Server Database Windows Securables Permissions
  58. 58. What Are Securables? Server Role SQL Server Login Windows Group Domain User Account Local User Account User Database Role Application Role Group SQL Server Database Windows Files Registry Keys Server Schema Database Securables Permissions Principals
  59. 59. SQL Server Permissions Server Role SQL Server Login Windows Group Domain User Account Local User Account User Database Role Application Role Group SQL Server Database Windows Files Registry Keys CREATE ALTER DROP CONTROL CONNECT SELECT EXECUTE UPDATE DELETE INSERT TAKE OWNERSHIP VIEW DEFINITION BACKUP GRANT/REVOKE/DENY ACL Server Schema Database Securables Permissions Principals
  60. 60. Concept #1 Principals
  61. 61. Concept #2 Securables
  62. 62. Concept #3 Permissions
  63. 63. be YOURSELF “FIVE
  64. 64. YOU because there can only be ONE
  65. 65. FINALLY
  66. 66. REHEARSE
  67. 67. REHEARSE
  68. 68. and
  69. 69. and REHEARSE
  70. 70. presentations PERFORMANCE treat like a
  71. 71. REMEMBER
  72. 72. your presentation is an OPPORTUNITY to
  73. 73. ENTERTAIN your presentation is an OPPORTUNITY to
  74. 74. EDUCATE your presentation is an OPPORTUNITY to
  75. 75. ENCOURAGE your presentation is an OPPORTUNITY to
  76. 76. GO CHANGE the WORLD now and
  77. 77. references
  78. 78. EDWIN SARMIENTO http://www.EdwinMSarmiento.com edwin@EdwinMSarmiento.com @EdwinMSarmiento http://ca.linkedin.com/in/EdwinMSarmiento Microsoft MVP/Microsoft Certified Master: SQL Server
  79. 79. Photo Credits 1) Autobiography in five words by polytropos 2) Rules, rules, rules by liber http://www.flickr.com/photos/liberato/2292651755/ http://www.flickr.com/photos/polytropos/335749370/ 3) Audience by kurafire http://www.flickr.com/photos/kurafire/190169989/ 4) Storytelling here by Mike Grenville http://www.flickr.com/photos/mikegrenville/374671455/
  80. 80. Photo Credits 5) zzzzz… by imitated360 http://www.flickr.com/photos/imitated/442010334/ 6) Game not available in all locations by Brother O'Mara http://www.flickr.com/photos/kevinomara/1624697177/ 7) apples - standing out from the crowd http://www.flickr.com/photos/54909173@N04/5105932576/ 8) Turning over by rcosgrove http://www.flickr.com/photos/richard_cosgrove/5424461079/

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