TITLE

4 PowerPoint rules you should follow

PUB. DATE
January 2010
SOURCE
Administrative Professional Today;Jan2010, Vol. 36 Issue 1, p2
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article offers the four cardinal rules for creating a powerpoint presentation by communications coach Carmine Gallo. These include the need to stick to three of four themes, the type of slides should not limit to 30 points, and the need to use chart sparingly and to explain what the chart means. The last rule is to take the number of minutes allotted to speak and dividing it by two as it is considered as a good rule of thumb according to entrepreneur Guy Kawasaki.
ACCESSION #
47477983

 

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