If we were just writing a simple book about PowerPoint, we could probably stop right here. We’ve pretty much covered the features of the program itself in terms of how they can help convey a message.
In the second half of this book, as Paul Harvey might say, we’ll cover the rest of the story. PowerPoint by itself can do quite a bit, but it can also
Use advanced media like video and audio
Use the work product of other programs, including the rest of MS Office
Integrate with new technologies like the web and DVD
Take maximum advantage of the potential of a speaker, facilitator, or subject expert
These topics comprise the second half of this book.
In terms of advanced media (video and audio), here’s what we’ll ...