Where the Heck Are We?!

5 Steps to Keep Your Audience Tracking
with Your Presentation

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I bet you’ve been in this situation as the Audience (and maybe as the Presenter):

PRESENTER: [talk, talk, talk]
AUDIENCE: OK, so we’re on the first section. Got it.
PRESENTER: [talk, talk, talk]
AUDIENCE: Still on the first – wait, this looks like a new section. Is it? Did I miss the switch?
PRESENTER: [talk, talk, talk]
AUDIENCE: I’m confused. What’s this slide’s heading? I forget now; is it still the first one?
PRESENTER: [talk, talk, talk]
AUDIENCE: Whoa – is this a third section now, or still the second? Or still the first? What were those 14 bullets on the Agenda page? Somehow, I can’t remember.
PRESENTER: [talk, talk, talk]
AUDIENCE: Great, now I’m totally lost. Oh, well, maybe they’ll send the slides out later. Let’s see what’s on Twitter . . .

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