April 22, 2010

Thoughts on presenting: I love the backchannel

April 22, 2010 - Categories: braindump, presentation, reflection, speaking

One of the reasons why I like presenting online more than presenting in even the best-equipped halls is the text chat that participants can use to share what they think. I love it. I think it’s incredible how, through talks, I can provide a space for people to come together and discuss something they’re interested in, and I can listen to what’s important to them and what they’ve learned.

The value I bring to a presentation:

The value I receive from a presentation:

It’s a lot of fun. I hope I can help more presenters get the hang of the backchannel!