Re: 25 Years of PowerPoint

Subject: Re: 25 Years of PowerPoint
From: Robert Lauriston <robert -at- lauriston -dot- com>
To: techwr-l -at- lists -dot- techwr-l -dot- com
Date: Wed, 19 Aug 2009 11:12:37 -0700

David Byrne wrote a book about / using PowerPoint:

My main tip for presentations is not to just read the slides aloud.
I've already read them and you're boring me.

On Wed, Aug 19, 2009 at 6:21 AM, Adrianne Mora<AdrianneM -at- envipco -dot- com> wrote:
> I found this on BBC News today, and I thought you all might be
> interested:
> I have to agree that PPT presentations can be really boring. To those of
> you who do training and public speaking, what are your tips for creating
> interesting presentations?
> Adrianne Mora
> Technical Writer
> Envipco - Naugatuck, CT
> adriannem -at- envipco -dot- com <mailto:adriannem -at- envipco -dot- com>
> 203-720-4059 x257

Free Software Documentation Project Web Cast: Covers developing Table of
Contents, Context IDs, and Index, as well as Doc-To-Help
2009 tips, tricks, and best practices.

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