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Problems with Presentations

Giving a presentation is a difficult task on its own

You want to bring your point across and inform, entertain and impress the listeners.
I can’t help you with your speaking or content (however, there are many tips online: for a perfect presentation, what to avoid, how to speak more fluently etc.) – I want to focus on the presentation slides.

If everything else is sub-optimal, you can still win some points by impressing on the screen.
(I call this the “Michael-Bay-principle”.)

This is an introductory article about the problems you won’t have to worry about anymore if you read my upcoming follow-up article.

The Problems with PowerPoint

There is absolutely nothing wrong with using PowerPoint for your slides, but there are some disadvantages — and you probably have experienced some of them at least once:

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