Entries by Michael Sinnhuber

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The Truth About Powerpoint

I’m sorry, but I have to say this 😱 This will probably offend you… But everytime I hear someone say “Powerpoint is so boring”… It really makes me angry. Listen, if you think that having a fancy “prezi” or animated presentation is going to help you… It is complete bullshit! 💩 Powerpoint is not boring […]

Publication ‘Das neue Arbeiten’ [the new work] by WerdeDigital.at

The “WerdeDigital.at” initiative is an Austrian initiative aimed at closing the digital divide. Currently the initiative is working on a publication called “Das neue Arbeiten” [the new work] under the management of Meral Akin-Hecke and David Röthler. In addition to around 70 other authors, we have also contributed an article called ‘Prezi, Slideshare & Co.’ […]

“The presentation is the last thing”

I often hear this and other such phrases when I ask people in my training sessions & workshops: “When do you prepare your presentation?” or “When do you start preparing the presentation?” By that I don’t mean that the presentation is ‘the last’ in the sense of ‘pointless’, but rather that a presentation is very […]

Bullets kill – so do bullet points

6pm, Wednesday in the office! The day is almost over and you still haven’t started the presentation for first thing tomorrow. But now you’ve really got to step on it. So it’s open Powerpoint and off we go! ‘Insert title here’ and ‘insert text here’ shines radiantly on the screen. Well, if it’s there already, […]