Ballroom style presentations Archives - Extreme Presentation

Problem with Ballroom style presentations?

The Advertising Lab blog points out a possible problem with Ballroom style presentations, towards the bottom of this post: We…

Video presentations

I recently had a visit from Jordan Schaffel. Jordan is a co-founder of Saying It Visually, a company that specializes…

McKinsey interview

I was recently interviewed by McKinsey & Company, and the interview is posted on their internal "Communicate" website.  It's only…

Coming Soon—The Presentation: A Story About Communicating Successfully, With Very Few Slides

My second book, The Presentation: A Story About Communicating Successfully, with Very Few Slides, will be coming out in a…

A 200-slide Presentation

Seth Godin recently made the provocative suggestion that you break up your typical presentation into 200 slides.  He's talking here…

Prezi: the compromise breaker

I am very excited about Prezi.  I commented on it briefly in a post some months ago, and have been spending some…

Presentation style

One of the more popular topics on this blog has always been the importance of choosing the right presentation style…

Smile and Move

Here's another good example of a ballroom style video presentation.

The Mehrabian Myth

About three years ago I blogged about the terrible abuse of Prof. Mehrabian's infamous formula (7% words, 38% tone of…

Ballroom style presentations as video: Xplane on Leadership

I have long suspected that with the growth of online video as a communication medium, that ballroom style presentations will…