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2012 And We're STILL Using PowerPoint Wrong

Fe791c82eeef2ce8b80bcca24c0d9750?s=47 Illiya Vjestica
November 14, 2012

2012 And We're STILL Using PowerPoint Wrong

It's 2012 the Age of Information and we're STILL using PowerPoint Wrong.

Presentations lessons from my 2012 presentation.

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Illiya Vjestica

November 14, 2012
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  1. 2012     And We’re STILL Using POWERPOINT WRONG @illiyav

  2. GETS A BAD RAP! MICROSOFT POWERPOINT

  3. POWERPOINT! DEATH BY  

  4. Often heard synonymously by individuals whenever they’ve had to endure

    an boring presentation. Death by PowerPoint (Definition); Z   Z   Z   Z  
  5. POWERPOINT DID YOU KNOW? was released in 1990!

  6. 22 Years Old POWERPOINT IS

  7. We’re STILL Getting it Wrong! 22 YEARS LATER...

  8. Originally   It was named Presenter

  9. UNFORTUNATELY ...   Problems with trademarks™ meant it was re-named

    “PowerPoint”
  10. WE’RE TAUGHT TO STUFF OUR SLIDES

  11. BOREDOM INDUCING BULLET POINT AFTER BULLET POINT

  12. “The problem with today’s typical business presentation is NOT PowerPoint.

    The storyteller is the problem, the presenter who creates wordy, text-heavy slides.” ~ Carmine Gallo
  13. {Carmine Gallo}   Best-selling Author & Communications Expert Maybe you’ve

    read his book…
  14. SHOULD NOT BE TREATED THE SAME POWERPOINT & WORD

  15. TOO MUCH INFO   USE HAND-OUTS INSTEAD!

  16. IN THE GOOD OLD DAYS SLIDES TOLD STORIES

  17. DO YOU REMEMBER THOSE OLD CAROUSEL STYLE SLIDE PROJECTORS?

  18. FAMILIES WOULD GATHER AND SHARE VACATION MEMORIES WITH IN-HOME PHOTOGRAPHIC

    SLIDES
  19. EACH SLIDE   TOLD A STORY

  20. BUT ...   Something happened after the Death of the

    Carousel Slide Projector
  21. 1. We’ve Forgotten to Tell Stories  

  22. 1. 2. We’ve Forgotten to Tell Stories   We’ve Learnt

    to Stuff Slides  
  23. THE AGE   OF SLIDE STUFFING  

  24. “Slides  are  slides.  Documents  are   documents.  They  aren't  the

     same   thing.  A1empts  to  merge  them  result   in  what  I  call  the  "slideument"     (slide  +  document  =  slideument)” ~ Garr Reynolds
  25. {Garr Reynolds}   Presentation Guru & Acclaimed Author {aka Garr

    San}   You might have read his books…
  26. WHY DO WE DO IT?  

  27. I DIDN’T ATTEND YOUR PRESENTATION TO READ, YET YOU’RE FORCING

    ME TO ANYWAY
  28. THIS IS WHAT PEOPLE EXPECT

  29. THIS IS WHAT PEOPLE EXPECT THIS IS HOW WE PRESENT

    AT BOARDROOM LEVEL
  30. THIS IS WHAT PEOPLE EXPECT THIS IS HOW WE PRESENT

    AT BOARDROOM LEVEL WE EXPECT BULLET POINTS!
  31. Who says we have to present like that?!

  32. HOLD UP!   WE DON’T NEED TO BORE DIRECTORS WITH

    BAD POWERPOINT
  33. BAD DESIGN COSTS MONEY  

  34. “Good design is good business.” ~ Thomas J. Watson Jr.

  35. None
  36. WE STUFF OUR SLIDES BECAUSE OF...  

  37. FEAR

  38. SHORT ON TIME  

  39. LACK OF CONFIDENCE  

  40. HOW DO WE   FIX IT?  

  41. DROP THE BULLET POINTS

  42. USE IMAGES   INSTEAD  

  43. TELL AN INTERESTING STORY

  44. PREPARE   EARLY  

  45. BETTER PRESENTATION TRAINING  

  46. DON’T JUST TAKE MY WORD FOR IT…   http://slidesha.re/RXpgSY http://slidesha.re/SMfTnM

    http://slidesha.re/ZtfyMq
  47. STOP STUFFING! START DESIGNING   &  

  48. NEED A PRESENTATI ON DES IGN HERO?  

  49. COME FIND ME OVER AT…   THEPRESENTATIONDESIGNER.CO.UK

  50. FLICKR PHOTO CREDITS   Slide  43  -­‐    Charles  Atkeison

     h1p://www.flickr.com/photos/atkeison/7181505280/     Slide  44  -­‐    Anthony  Volodkin  h1p://www.flickr.com/photos/sights_set/1176675198/   Slide  42    -­‐    Col  Ford  &  Natasha  De  Vere  h1p://www.flickr.com/photos/col_and_tasha/5412347913/     Slide  18  &  19-­‐    Glen  h1p://www.flickr.com/photos/leakytr8/5416821487/in/photostream/   Slide  2-­‐    Erik  Charlton  h1p://www.flickr.com/photos/erikcharlton/4302865512/   Slide  10-­‐    Robert  Couse-­‐Baker  h1p://www.flickr.com/photos/29233640@N07/6054688131/   Slide  16-­‐    James  Vaughan  h1p://www.flickr.com/photos/x-­‐ray_delta_one/4218770565/   Slide  17-­‐    Daniel  Oines  h1p://www.flickr.com/photos/dno1967b/5407293768/