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Anthony D'Amico effective power point presentation

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Anthony D'Amico effective power point presentation

  1. 1. By Anthony D’Amico<br />Effective PowerPoint Presentations<br />
  2. 2. Table of Contents<br />Text Guidelines<br />Clip Art & Graphics<br />Effective PowerPoint Slides<br />Tips for A Successful Presentation<br />Summary<br />Do’s<br />Don’ts<br />Image Source: http://hotmommas.files.wordpress.com/2010/07/book-image.jpg<br />
  3. 3. Text Guidelines<br />Six or less words per line<br />Six or less lines per slide<br />Short sentences<br />Avoid abbreviations<br />Text contrasts with background<br />Larger font = important information<br />Image Source: http://www.unselfishblowout.com/KillerText/images/TextExamples.jpg<br />
  4. 4. Clip Art & Graphics<br /><ul><li> Balance the slide
  5. 5. Compliment the text
  6. 6. Two or less graphics per slide</li></li></ul><li>Effective PowerPoint slides<br />Use designs<br />Only include necessary information<br />Be consistent with effects<br />Content should be self-evident<br />Too many slides can lose your audience<br />Image Source: http://smallbizbee.com/index/wp-content/uploads/2009/07/BeEffective.jpg<br />
  7. 7. Tips for a Successful Presentation<br />Do your research<br />Plan carefully<br />Practice your presentation<br />Time your presentation<br />Know your audience<br />Speak clearly<br />Follow these simple rules<br />
  8. 8. Do’s<br />Limit information<br />Know what you are talking about<br />Speak clearly<br />Don’ts<br />Use too many slides<br />Use too many words<br />Use too many effects<br />Summary<br />Thank you for your attention!<br />
  9. 9. Sources<br />Montecino, Virginia. (1999, July). Creating an effective powerpoint presentation. Retrieved from http://mason.gmu.edu/~montecin/powerpoint.html<br />Nelson, Brian. (2009, February 19). Top 5 worst things to do in a powerpoint presentation. Retrieved from http://www.trainsignaltraining.com/improve-your-powerpoint-presentation<br />Wax, Dustin. (2008, November 24). 10 tips for more effective powerpoint presentations. Retrieved from http://www.lifehack.org/articles/technology/10-tips-for-more-effective-powerpoint-presentations.html<br />

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