Hello! I’m Michael.

See Michael in action

Check out a recent recording of How Social Media Affects Us, presented at Elon University.

55% of people spend less than 15 seconds on a web page

Not you, not this visit, but that’s generally true. Attention is just as hard to earn (and keep) in a presentation.

I’ve spent the past decade working hard to be a better presenter, and I love opportunities to share the lessons I’ve learned with others. Whether it’s teaching students about the invisible ways technology affects their lives, helping educators unlock helpful mindsets for educational technology, or training adults of all ages to design effective presentations that engage and hold an audience, my training sessions are consistently lively, humorous, and well-designed.

Let’s talk about how we can work together. If you’re still feeling skeptical, check out what my past audiences have said about me and my performances.

(Psst! Here are the presentation design resources.)