Giving Business Presentations

      • Kids, for God’s sake, if you have to write a report and give a presentation, you need three things: the presentation (Powerpoint), the report (the long paper) and a presentation outline (a short outline, with points for each slide, organized by slilde numbers so you don’t “get lost in the slides”). Do not attempt to stand before an audience and attempt to extract a quick summary of a 15-page technical report; you look like you’re reading somebody else’s work and it bores the hell out of everyone else. - DougC (posting from school, in between student presentations -if you hadn’t already guessed…)