Six tips to treat PowerPoint presentation pain

Counselors (and parents), if you’re planning on using PowerPoint for your next presentation, please consider Seth Godin’s six tips in his recent post, “Words on slides.” Not surprisingly, some of the very same tips are part of the recommended slide preparation for those delivering a TED Talk.

If you’ve ever sat through a talk where the presenter spends the majority of the time reading text-heavy bullet points from slides, all of which you simply could have read yourself had the deck just been emailed to you ahead of time, you know the need to cure this presentation pain.