Comedian Don McMillan has a terrific routine about inappropriate use of PowerPoint.
It is not quite as good at this one created in 2000 by by Peter Norvig, the director of research at Google.
- PowerPoint should be use to augment, not make your presentation.
- Use pictures and movie clips.
- If you need speaker notes, use index cards.
- Join Toastmasters. The only way to improve you public speaking it to speak in public.