Sir William Keith Hancock (1898 - 1988) Australian Historian
Great quote. I always ask my clients how many numbers they ever remember from other people’s speeches. The answer is either 1 or zero. That’s why I suggest that people focus on no more than one big number in a presentation.
Very true, TJ. You would probably enjoy this public speaking anecdote from Chip Heath (co-author of “Made to Stick”) on this very point: http://wp.me/pwfa1-l1
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