Mar 04 2015 Published by under Careers

I don't care who you are. Grad student or Nobelist. In presentations, clarity trumps quantity, and often even quality, of data.

Every. Single. Time.


3 responses so far

  • potnia theron says:

    so very true, so very true.

    It doesn't matter if your science is the sexiest thing since optogenetics (what *was* the best thing before sliced bread?), if people don't understand what you are doing, they won't know what you're doing.

  • Comradde PhysioProffe says:

    I once saw a Nobel Laureate deliver a seminar with slides all in comic sans.

  • drugmonkey says:

    Did you ask them why?