Are There Any Contenders In The Presentation World To Challenge PowerPoint?

Tell any business executive to prepare a presentation, and he or she  will immediately fire up Microsoft PowerPoint on the computer, and start assembling the slideshow… As for as the business world is concerned, Microsoft PowerPoint is de facto presentation software, the one-and-only app worthy Continue reading Are There Any Contenders In The Presentation World To Challenge PowerPoint?

“Death By PowerPoint” Seminar in Tunku Abdul Rahman University College

Just finished delivering a seminar on “Death By PowerPoint” to the undergraduates and lecturers of the Faculty of Applied Science and Computing (FASC), Tunku Abdul Rahman University College (TARUC) today. The way the audience reacted to the seminar, I believe I shook things quite Continue reading “Death By PowerPoint” Seminar in Tunku Abdul Rahman University College

It’s Not Your PowerPoint Slideshow… It’s You!

It’s often misconceived that if you fail in getting the attention of your audience during a presentation, it’s the slideshow’s fault. Or worse, that it’s the PowerPoint application’s fault. Well, I’m going to tell you that if something fails, most often it’s your Continue reading It’s Not Your PowerPoint Slideshow… It’s You!

Bullets Don’t Kill People, Bullet-Points Do!

Bullet-points are a staple of any presentation’s visual slideshows. It’s not surprising since most of the popular presentation softwares are bundled with default templates that come with bullet-points. Now, if that doesn’t encourage their usage, I don’t know what does. Continue reading Bullets Don’t Kill People, Bullet-Points Do!