Dangers of PowerPoint

PowerPoint critics complain that the format is overused and stifles synthesis.   “It’s dangerous because it can create the illusion of understanding and the illusion of control.”  Quote from a professor?  Nope.  Quote from  Brigadier General H.R. McMaster, who banned PP presentations during a campaign in northern Iraq.

Click here to read a NY Times article about military discontent with PP.


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