1. Have a point.
2. Start with structure.
3. Let the audience feel their progress.
4. Tell them what you’re going to say, tell them, and tell them what you said.
5. Entertain, Inform, Promote.
6. Start strong.
7. Have good slides.
8. Treat each slide like the punchline, not the joke.
9. Keep it short.
You can read the full story at Scalable Intimacy.