Businesspeople are mounting more and more presentations every year. Surveys tell us this.
They also tell us that audiences know … with utmost certainty … that 90% of what they’re going to be subjected to is downright boring … served on a thick foundation of PowerPoint crap—in other words, designed to suck any remaining energy out of an otherwise pleasant, uplifting day.
Here’s a fact: The number one thing audiences hate is for presenters to stand in front of them and read their text-packed, full sentence slides.
So don’t do it. Roar like a lion!
If it’s a report, email it to your audience and save you and them a whole lot of pain.
I’ll never forget a morning a few years back in Read More …
Change. That’s mostly what I’m involved in and talk about. You don’t find the need for persuasive presentations in times where there isn’t any … change, that is. But I can’t personally remember a time when change wasn’t all around us.
The new site taking shape
And while the world at large is going through change to the point of societal upheaval, I’m going through a bit of my own.
A new website is on the way. Hopefully it will be up and running in the next couple weeks. I can’t tell you how happy I’ll be to finally have it active. It will provide a lot more organization to my library of (hopefully) helpful tips.
I will be rolling my second website, themediamaestro.com into Read More …