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FrequentlyAskedQuestions

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Q. How do I reduce the amount of email about changes to wiki pages to which I have contributed something?

 

 

  • You can also turn off emails completely.

 

Q. How do I reduce email concerning BarCamps at other locations?

 

Q. How should I prepare for my BarCamp presentation?

 

  • A presentation is a lot like a conversation where the other side can hardly get a word in edgewise. Here are a few tips to help the conversation go more smoothly.

 

  • Think about the four to seven most exciting and/or important points about the topic.
  • Write the points on index cards, one point per card.
  • Practice telling people about these points.
  • As you practice, you will come up with interesting notes on the points. Scribble these on the card.
  • Add in a card to introduce yourself.
  • Add in a card to remind people to ask questions (during or at the end or both)
  • Bring business cards (or something) to give people so that they can reach you.

 

Q. Which end is up?

 

  • This end.