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Continued from my previous blog entry of the same title …

POINT 3. VISUAL SUPPORT IS THE LAST THING YOU NEED!

However, PowerPoint does have its place. Now, when I say that, I’ve produced dozens of conventions and been privy to some unbelievable PowerPoint extravaganzas.

Take this slide.

Can you imagine that anyone is every going to remember a single word of this?

And imagine if you’re in the front row and see one of these come up at the end of the presentation. There’s no where to go … and you know you likely have another half hour at least of the same thing!

And then the presenter takes the time to read it aloud to you line by excruciating line. In surveys, the number Read More …