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Describing graphics in presentations
Grafiken in Präsentationen beschreiben

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Using a graphic may seem an easy option, but then you have to talk about it and describe it: simply displaying it is not enough! Read out tips below to make your graphics an integral part of your next presentation.


Internet tip!
Garr Reynolds has a list of ten useful tips on using graphics in your slides: http://ow.ly/ECSL30a5uZZ

The basics

The adage we have already mentioned in this issue: "a picture tells a thousand words" is true but, as one article points out:

  • Just make sure that the thousand words being spoken by the graphics you use on your presentation slides are words that will increase the impact of your message, not detract from it.

Unfortunately, we are all aware of the fact that all too often snazzy graphics obscure the message, complicate issues and even irritate the audience - when we are part of the audience. When it comes to making a presentation many people forget all the things they hate when they are part of the audience and run wild, doing all they can to make a presentation that - quite honestly - doesn't just grab their audience but grabs them by the throat and makes them yearn for escape!

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