Chapter 4. The Props
The right props can lend an impressive finish to a presentation, as long as they are there as extras, not to support the whole structure. If you can deliver an “unplugged”, aid-free presentation, then you can be confident that nothing can stop you giving a strong performance. But you can still use props to add sparkle and drive your point home. In this section you will learn how to:
Use other people as props
Make the most of whiteboards, flip charts, and overhead projectors
Create computer presentations that stand out from the crowd
Add the bells and whistles of sound and animation
Use People as Props
Stage magicians use glamorous assistants whose real function is to distract the audience from the magician’s sleight of hand. ...