Here’s another funny piece to make you think, from Ed Reid, a brilliant independent consultant based in the UK . How Microsoft killed the art of public speaking « EdReidYork’s Blog.
I’m not soooo likely to blame Microsoft. I’d rather have Bill Gates’s rampant commercialism that Steve Jobs’ hippy schtick any day.
And we punish the guy that pulled the trigger in murder cases; not the maker of the gun, don’t we?
But PowerPoint does seems to be the weapon of choice for corporate bores doesn’t it?
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