Trending Sources

Insights from Audiences: Results of the 2013 Annoying PowerPoint survey

Dave Paradi's PowerPoint Blog

I recently wrapped up my latest survey of audience members on what annoys them about PowerPoint presentations. In the survey, 25.5%

2013 30

Full Results of the Annoying PowerPoint survey

Dave Paradi's PowerPoint Blog

As I analyzed the responses and comments in the survey of “What annoys you about bad PowerPoint presentations?”, This has been in top spot for all five of the surveys I have done going back to 2003. In the survey, I also ask how many presentations people see on a weekly basis. from the last survey in 2009 (from 14.2%

Why you present

PowerPoint Tips

I did a survey of my subscribers, asking them 3 questions. If you haven’t completed the survey, please do so here. Workshops.

2016 34

Verbal communication is the MOST important candidate skill

PowerPoint Tips

Resources Surveys NACE presentation skills training verbal communicationsI want to shout this from the rooftops! How can this be? They try.

2017 46

Survey: Speechwriters Seek to Turn Serendipity to Security

Ian Griffin - Professionally Speaking

And what do the speechwriters say? Contrary to many other communications professions, they love their pay.

2015 11

New survey: How people are using Twitter at conferences

Speaking about Presenting

The paper reports on a survey of tweeters at five different conferences. The methodology of the survey seems a little light.

The Presentation Guild Benchmark Salary Survey Report

Presentation Guru

The Presentation Guild was set up for those who create, design and support presentations.

Results of survey: What resources would help you improve your presentation skills?

PowerPoint Tips

Thanks to all of you (about 100 people) who answered the survey! 1) What version of PowerPoint are you using? 2000 or earlier. 2002/2003. 40.2%. 55.4%. 2001,x,2004 (Mac). 2008 (Mac). 2) Which books would help you most with presentations? Advanced PowerPoint techniques. 53.4%. Effective presentation skills. 34.1%. 54.5%. Design principles.

Presenters: Have you ever had any presentation skills training?

PowerPoint Tips

Here are two steps: Go to [link] and complete the short survey. Ask your colleagues to complete the survey. Surveys presentation skills survey trainingA great discussion is going on in the LinkedIn group, “Great Communicators! We’ve had guestimates from 1% to 75%!

How Is Your Business Doing? Take the Mid-Year Review Survey & Charge Ahead in the Second Half of 2016

Speaker Launcher

Take the Mid-Year Review Survey & Charge Ahead in the Second Half of 2016 appeared first on Jane Atkinson. To improve your speaking business, it’s important that you take the time to reflect and assess your progress, then make goals that will push you ahead. The post How Is Your Business Doing?

Subscriber Survey Results

Humor Power

If were too busy to take the survey, you can do it now if you would like to. Click here to go to the survey. Here is a summary of the survey results. Percent of subscribers completing the survey: Current subscribers 8% (of those who “opened” the newsletter). Resources & Favorite Links Survey results

Which resources will help you improve your presentation skills?

PowerPoint Tips

Please complete this online survey to help me create resources that will best meet your needs. Every completed survey helps me assess what you want, and it should take you only 3 minutes. Here’s the link to the survey: [link]. Tags: Surveys Thanks in advance!

PowerPoint survey

Speak Schmeak

Dave Paradi is doing a survey on what audience members find annoying about PowerPoint presentations. If you'd like to put in your 2 cents, get on over there and participate! And while you're there, read his post on how we can learn valuable lessons from how cavemen communicated with stories and pictures.

Help me by complete a LinkedIn poll/survey

PowerPoint Tips

Click here to access the poll/survey. Tags: Surveys LinkedIn poll survey I want to start a LinkedIn group where people can get together and talk about best practices in presentations. What makes a good presentation? How can you solve a presentation problem that’s been bothering you? Please take a quick poll and help me.

Find out about presenters’ struggles with presenting

PowerPoint Tips

Jim Endicott of Distinction Communications does a survey each year that is widely followed. Last year’s survey showed the following: • 54.4% Take the 2010 survey. Surveysof those presenting high stakes messages practice an hour or more. • 41.6% believe they’re “average” (or worse) presenters. • 86.1%

Annoying PowerPoint survey

Speak Schmeak

Following up on this post , I've just been reading the results of Dave Paradi's Annoying PowerPoint Survey. Why is that?" you ask.

2011 Annoying PowerPoint Survey results have been released!

Speak Schmeak

The results of Dave Paradi's Annoying PowerPoint Survey for 2011 have been released! Dave's conclusion from the survey? I can help!

Surveys: Smart tactic for 2013

Jane Genova: Speechwriter - Ghostwriter

That's because of its surveys conducted by its Polling Institute.  So, it probably has occurred to you to do your own survey

How to Open Your Presentation with Attention Grabbing Pizzazz and.

Executive Speech Coach

24 - Registration Closed If you listened to this free audio class - please complete the survey Click here to take survey ATTENTION: Imagine your audience snapping to attention during the opening of your presentation. Transform your business presentations into effective conversations. No extra charge. Listen as many times as you want.

One-word program evaluations

Ian Griffin - Professionally Speaking

He notes that while doing an extensive survey might be nice, it would consume a disproportionate amount of time in short programs.

2014 43

89% of employers want colleges to place more emphasis on communication

PowerPoint Tips

In a survey of over 300 businesses, 89% of employers stated that they want colleges to place more emphasis on oral and written communication. Tags: Delivery Surveys career colleges communication That was a higher percentage than any other skill, knowledge, or ability. You can find the PDF of the results here.

Why do you change for the better?

PowerPoint Tips

Tags: Surveys improve improvement

Book Authors Now Earn $17,500 Annually (Authors Guild Survey)

Jane Genova: Speechwriter - Ghostwriter

According to the Authors Guild survey, reports Yahoo , the average annual income for a full-timer is $17,500. That's down 30% from 2009.

Please complete the 2013 Annoying PowerPoint Survey

Dave Paradi's PowerPoint Blog

Recently I launched my biennial survey of audience members and what annoys them about bad PowerPoint presentations. This is the sixth survey, and the results are reported in newspapers, articles, and used by book authors to help presenters understand what to avoid in PowerPoint presentations. Thanks Dave

What’s your worst experience watching or delivering a PowerPoint presentation?

PowerPoint Tips

Tags: Content Delivery Design Surveys Death by PowerPoint worst experience

Indie Publishing Pot of Gold for Some, Work in Progress for Many

Six-Figure Freelancer Blog

She recently surveyed self-published authors and has post the extensive results of the survey on her blog. Survey responses from nearly 2,000 indie authors, half of them entirely indie published, give insight into the industry and advice on how indie authors can make a better success of their business. 8 to Nov. 8, 2016.

The annual speechwriting salary survey

Joan Detz Speaker Services

I’ve been conducting salary surveys (for both staff speechwriters and freelance speechwriters) since 1992, and I have good information from all sectors. Do you ever wonder how much other speechwriters make? Do you ever suspect you could be earning more? . Use this information to your own career advantage.

Dilbert illustrates Annoying PowerPoint survey results

Dave Paradi's PowerPoint Blog

Full survey results are here It causes audience members, like Wally in the strip above, to want to harm themselves.

Improving Communication is Key to Closing Millennials’ Workplace Skills Gap

Ian Griffin - Professionally Speaking

A survey by the Hay Group revealed that 80 percent of employers are struggling to find graduates with the soft skills they […].

PowerPoint slide design survey

Executive Speech Coach

What would you like to see in PowerPoint slide design in 2009? Hurray to Oivia Mitchell, presentation trainer and blogger from Wellington, New Zealand for posing the above question and collecting responses from 40 experts. Of course there are some disagreements and some common issues. Here is a list of all the blog posts in reply to this question.

Public Speakers: Be like Edelman, do a survey, talk about implications

Jane Genova: Speechwriter - Ghostwriter

Surveys, even the mundane ones, get our attention. "   Here are the highlights from the SGP survey

PowerPoint Slide Makeover - Showing Survey Results

Dave Paradi's PowerPoint Blog

When someone showed a way to make survey statistics more visual, they made a few key errors. To subscribe via the iTunes Store, click here.

Calling all presentation consultants – survey now open

Dave Paradi's PowerPoint Blog

To support the information at the workshop, I am conducting an anonymous survey of presentation consulting businesses. If you own or run a presentation consulting business, please take a few minutes to complete this survey. The survey will close on June 30th and I will then start the analysis over the summer.

Survey: What Annoys You About Bad PowerPoint Presentations?

Dave Paradi's PowerPoint Blog

At the end of this week I'll be wrapping up my survey of audience members on what annoys them about bad PowerPoint presentations. I conduct this survey every two years and the results get published in my own newsletter, other people’s newsletters and in books by different authors.

Annoying PowerPoint Survey Now Open

Dave Paradi's PowerPoint Blog

Every two years I repeat my survey on what audience members findanoying about bad PowerPoint presentations. This month the 2007version of the survey is taking place. It only takes two minutes tofill out and the results will be first announced at the ThinkOutside The Slide workshop in Seattle.

Retirement: Not even on radar screen for 6 out of 10 of us (Source: Pew Survey)

Jane Genova: Speechwriter - Ghostwriter

In its Survey of Consumer Finances, the feds found that in the period from 2007 through 2010, the median U.S.   Could be.

Net 1

PPP Survey Says America’s Most Unpopular Senator Is…

TJ Walker Interactive

Uncategorized least popular mitch mcconnell senatro

Poll: What do you want to hear from me on my next blog post?

Ian Griffin - Professionally Speaking

Choose oneonline surveys

Results of the Fourth Annoying PowerPoint Survey

Dave Paradi's PowerPoint Blog

The message from my biennial survey of what annoys audiences about bad PowerPoint presentations is that audiences are fed up with the overload of text on slides and how that text causes presenters to read the slides to them. A total of 548 people responded to the survey over a six week period. Can we trust those who responded?

The Fury Survey, Anger as Social Tool

Jane Genova: Speechwriter - Ghostwriter

NEW YORK Magazine conducted the Fury Survey.    Those interviewed seemed to tilt toward very liberal.    Not a Tea Party member among them.    They were most enraged about unemployment and not as hard on Barack Obama as conservatives would like us to think the nation is.  Jude - to lift it.