Effectively Using PowerPoint: The software application PowerPoint has been a revolution in public speaking particularly in the business world. PowerPoint is easy to use, available with almost every implementation of the Microsoft Office suite and it's reliable. If you can use Microsoft Word, you probably have the skills to put together an effective presentation using PowerPoint.
If you listen to experienced speakers, it's easy to see some real differences in how they step through their presentation than maybe how you go about giving a talk when you are called upon to speak in public.
How well your presentation goes the next time you step up to a podium depends on several factors. But one factor you can control completely is your script.
A bad presentation can ruin a career. Here's how to avoid the three worst mistakes that people make.