THE demise of the slide show has been forecast for more than a decade, yet it remains one of the most effective presentation mediums in the meetings industry. I suspect it will be for a long time to come. Slides are cost-effective to create and project, and are portable. They present a considerably sharper image than does video, and the projectors continue to improve.
Bad memories may linger for anyone who's ever jammed a tray with a damaged slide, projected a slide upside down or bac