Beautiful PowerPoints Are a Waste of Time

And studies from Harvard and University of NSW have proved it.

Intuitively, anecdotally, and scientifically, PowerPoint may be the worst business tool ever created.

— “Harvard Just Discovered that PowerPoint is Worse Than Useless”, Inc.

In fact, even further back in 2007, Professor John Sweller from the University of NSW in Australia did a study that found that “it is more difficult to process information if it is coming at you in the written and spoken form at the same time.”

Source: Presentation Zen

“Brevity is the soul of wit”

— William Shakespeare

There is one exception though. If you are an advertising or design agency going into a pitch to impress your client, then due to the very nature of what you’re selling, your presentation had better be cool.

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