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Presentation Zen: Simple Ideas on Presentation Design and Delivery, 2nd Edition by Garr Reynolds

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11. The Journey Begins

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Many people look for the short road and the quick fix to achieve presentation excellence. But it doesn’t exist—there are no panaceas or off-the-shelf fixes. Learning to become an exceptional presenter in today’s world is a journey. This journey offers many paths to presenting in a more enlightened way, a way that is appropriate for the world in which we live. The first step down the road to becoming a great presenter is simply seeing—really seeing—that what passes for normal, ordinary, and good enough is off-kilter with how we learn, understand, remember, and engage.

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