Monthly Archives: April 2018

The similarities between lectures and Chinese food

Posted on April 27, 2018 in Presentation Tips and Tricks

The similarities between lectures and Chinese food

Last month I spent 2 weeks in Xi’an China visiting my son.  It turns out that food in China is NOTHING like what we order here in the US!

The 2 neuroscience keys for getting our content from the short-term to long-term memory

Posted on April 13, 2018 in Presentation Tips and Tricks

The 2 neuroscience keys for getting our content from the short-term to long-term memory

One of the brain’s primary jobs is to conserve energy.  As it scans the world, it quickly discards things that it has seen and catalogued before. The only time it “wakes up” to pay attention is when it encounters something new.  And then it’s assessing whether there is danger, reward, or neither.  This is theRead More

You are only significant if your message sticks

Posted on April 6, 2018 in Presentation Tips and Tricks

You are only significant if your message sticks

It is a fact that your audience will not remember more than 10% of your talk.   That’s the bad news.

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