In this brief, compelling interview, Nancy Duarte shares some of her thoughts about the state of presenting today. She's one of the leading experts in the art of presenting well.
First the bad news: presenting skills are terrible. They are dry, boring and ignorable. The same goes for preaching. Many sermons are presented like research papers rather than compelling stories and the audiences are checking out.
The good news is that today, more than any other time, we have the tools to get better. Experts who are sharing what they know about how to present well can make the overall level of presentations and sermons better than they have been.
What do you think is the state of preaching?