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. Only 41 people responded to the survey (the url for the survey was circulated using twitter and the conference hashtag).

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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. Moving up one spot from the last survey, the second most annoying thing is the presenter filling the slides with full sentences of information instead of summarizing the key messages in bullet points. In the survey, I also ask how many presentations people see on a weekly basis.

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. The first key insight from the survey is that presentations are becoming a more common form of communication. In the survey, 25.5%

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Presenters: Have you ever had any presentation skills training?

PowerPoint Tips

Effective Presenting and PowerPoint&# about what percentage of presenters have had presentation skills training. 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%!

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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. In the survey, I list twelve annoyances and ask people to select the top three. It has topped the survey every time I have done it.

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. That was a higher percentage than any other skill, knowledge, or ability. Tags: Delivery Surveys career colleges communication This comes from the Association of American Colleges & Universities ‘ LEAP initiative. You can find the PDF of the results here. Why are oral and written communication so important?

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Pew Research Center, Thank You for Not Calling

Jane Genova: Speechwriter - Ghostwriter

As Pew itself reports, it is switching to taking surveys via email. In 1997, 36% of those contacted by phone agreed to participate in the survey. And in 2018, it went down another percentage point to 6. The Pew Research Center, the gold standard in polling, has gotten the message: Don't call us for your research. In 2017, that declined to 7%. If only other organizations would get that message and stop telemarketing to us. 

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Presentation Tip: Eliminate 75% of the numbers

Dave Paradi's PowerPoint Blog

Information overload is the single biggest issue in presentations today according to audience members I have surveyed. Were we ahead or behind, and by how much percentage wise?

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6 Customer Journey Maps You Can Swipe

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But to get further clarification, you may want to conduct a survey of website visitors. What percentage of your sales have come from inbound processes? What percentage of sales are coming from these sources? When retail was all brick and mortar, things were simple.

How to Design Better Sales Funnels

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In the end, only a percentage of those who entered the funnel will end up being actual customers who make a purchase. Get this data from your CRM and through direct surveys, or conversations with your current clients. Buyers “purchase journeys” are rarely linear.

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Stop Worrying about Financing Retirement - A Modest Proposal

Jane Genova: Speechwriter - Ghostwriter

That percentage could grow if inflation takes hold again. Interestingly, as the Bankrate survey discovered, the aging are in high angst about what medical bills they will encounter.

Webinar “How to Plan an Audience-friendly Presentation”: Your Questions Answered

Speaking about Presenting

How many metaphors (based on a percentage) are commonly applied to a presentation? You can also do your audience analysis online – through survey software, email, Twitter or your blog if you have one.

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Webinar “How to Plan an Audience-friendly Presentation”: Your Questions Answered

Speaking about Presenting

How many metaphors (based on a percentage) are commonly applied to a presentation? You can also do your audience analysis online – through survey software, email, Twitter or your blog if you have one.

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12 ways to diversify conferences with @NoWomenSpeakers

The Eloquent Woman

Survey your attendees and speakers: Much of the discussion around this issue centers on individual and anecdotal experience, or research based on data that doesn''t include the voices of women speakers.

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Webinar "How to Plan an Audience-friendly Presentation": Your Questions Answered

Speaking about Presenting

How many metaphors (based on a percentage) are commonly applied to a presentation? You can also do your audience analysis online – through survey software, email, Twitter or your blog if you have one.

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You Like Me? You Really Like Me?

Speak and Deliver

If you are a celebrity, a Kardashian, or even a World Champion speaking to a Toastmasters conference, your 'superstar' percentage will jump. Do You Have Sally Fieldesque Esteem Issues? Last week, I talked about Walking My Talk , and speaking to a group on short notice.

How to Present While People are Twittering | Pistachio

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