Dale Carnegie Rudyard Kipling, from "The Elephant's Child" in This is an Index to an expanding database of over 5000 full text, audio and video versions of public speeches, debates and interviews.This site has a useful set of communication links and is updated every two weeks.If you are only removing one component while the three remaining quadrants maintain their coherence, your staff has merely shoved ten pounds of dirt into a five pound bag for you, by condensing four slides into one.
We now rely on "external brains" (cell phones and computers) to communicate, remember, even live out secondary lives.
But will these machines ultimately connect or conquer us?
Erwin Schrdinger, Even for the physicist the description in plain language will be a criterion of the degree of understanding that has been reached.
Werner Karl Heisenberg I know you believe you understand what you think I said, but I am not sure you realize that what you heard is not what I meant.
), Office of Naval Research - includes the Ten Commandments of Visual Aids (such as Powerpoint slides) - delivery chapter has section on handling Q & A after speaking - most of the material applies to almost any presentation, not just techical Power Point provides a useful vehicle for sharing and developing concepts among military professionals in a variety of venues. We tend to burden our military professionals with an exhausting and high-maintenance requirement to churn out repetitive and non-explanatory slide decks for nearly every conceivable information requirement.
Rarely do we conduct a meeting without the ever-present bright projection of Power Point upon a screen.In this new RSA Animate adapted from a talk given in 2009, Evgeny Morozov presents an alternative take on 'cyber-utopianism' - the seductive idea that the internet plays a largely emancipatory role in global politics.Finally, when the military member has acquired an effective interpreter, make them feel like a valuable member of the team.Give the interpreter recognition commensurate with the importance of their contribution. Francis Bacon Make sure you have finished speaking before your audience has finished listening.Dorothy Sarnoff Everyone gets butterflies in their stomach-you just need to get them in formation."Melissa Marshall brings a message to all scientists (from non-scientists): We're fascinated by what you're doing. In just 4 minutes, she shares powerful tips on presenting complex scientific ideas to a general audience." This style guide serves three main purposes: First, the guide introduces a uniform style and procedure of writing that will be implemented university-wide.