Avoid Computer Updates While Presenting

image of a computer screen updating

Scheduling when updates occur will avoid disruptive computer updates while presenting. I have a page on this site devoted to “J” – for “JAMS. “   It explains common things that can occur while doing a presentation and offers suggestions … Continue reading

Don’t Set Yourself Up for Failure as a Speaker

Don’t set yourself up for failure as a speaker by not being fully prepared to use PowerPoint   My final post for 2013 (besides the one announcing I was taking a break so I could complete my book on hearing … Continue reading

Challenges with PowerPoint

As the President of the Toastmasters District 52 Golden Gavel Club and Chairman of the Speakers Bureau, I see lots of challenges when it comes to PowerPoint. Rather than enhancing one’s talk, it injures it! In Toastmasters, many Districts have … Continue reading

PowerPoint Slides

Steve Job Powerpoint

I discuss the use of PowerPoint slides in the D is for Delivery page, and this is the suggestion I made: PowerPoint Slides When possible, do not turn your back to the audience to read the screen. 3 bullet points work best, … Continue reading

Doing a Roast about a Person – Images

I recommend collecting a few premade images and tweaking them for the roast. We’ll talk about some examples in this post. In a previous post, I shared some examples and resources for creating your own images for a roast.  But if … Continue reading

  • Photographs for your Presentations

    Photographs for your presentations