Richard E. Mayer

It is worthwhile to distinguish between two possible goals in making a PowerPoint presentation-information presentation, in which the goal is to present information to the audience, and cognitive guidance, in which the goal is to guide the audience in their processing of the presented information. When your goal is information presentation, PowerPoint slides can be full of information that may be extremely hard to process … [ Read more ]

Richard Hoff

Nothing ever happens between two people until somebody gets excited. If the two “people” are you and your audience, you can be absolutely certain that your audience will not be excited first.