relaxdiego (Mark Maglana's Technical Blog)

A Buyer's Guide to Storage Virtualization

Nov 17, 2011
Est. read: 1 minute
Bulletpoints can be useful sometimes, but great care must be taken when using them. You don't want your slides to replace you, the speaker. Even worse is if you use your bullets as speaker notes. Use an index card for crying out loud!

Original Slide

My Rendition

Don't hide behind bulletpoints. Make the audience focus on you and what you have to say. Practice your speech and clean it up so that you only have to say the most important things. Afterwards, share with them some takeaway notes that they can read on their own time.

Original slides are here.