Microsoft's presentation software is as reviled as it is ubiquitous. From the author of Why Most PowerPoint Presentations Suck, here are five surefire strategies for bombing in the boardroom.
Modern innovations provide more ways to go wrong than ever. Digital projectors can show holograms, display slides in 3D, and spew gigabytes of sucky animated clip art. Why not use it all? Bonus: Jump on the recent trend of embedding live Twitter feeds inside your PowerPoint talk. That way, someone in the audience won’t be able to resist tweeting about what a real twit you are.