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Nov 12, 2013

Biggest Science Presentation Mistakes

GEN has published a series of articles on improving science presentations, starting with a list of 10 wince-inducing mistakes that undermine them. We’d like to know which mistake you think is the worst when it comes to making science presentations.

Which mistake do you think can undermine science presentations the most?

Inadequate pre-work
 
  13.7%
Not connecting with participants
 
  14.4%
Presenter helplessness
 
  6.1%
Focusing more on the slides than on the group
 
  7.2%
Data overload
 
  29.7%
No affect when presenting
 
  6.1%
No logic
 
  16.7%
No boundaries as to when discussion questions are asked
 
  1.5%
No time for discussion
 
  3.8%
No group management
 
  0.8%