PowerPoint Presentation Advice

Mike Splane –© 2006

Structuring Your Talk:

Preparing a talk always takes far longer than you anticipate.  Start early!

Preparing Your Slides:

Presentation Design

Visual elements

Text

Numbers

Statistics

Charts

Backgrounds

Excitement

Hints for Efficient Practice:

Timing - Practicing Your Presentation,

Content

Delivering Your Talk:

Pre-Talk Preparation

Handouts: 

Opening:

Speaking

Body Language

Questions

Length:

 

Demeanor:

Conclusion:

 

Mike Splane

c/o San Jose State University

College of Business - Management Information Systems

One Washington Square

San Jose, CA 95192-0244