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The Late Movies: Five Five-Minute Educational Ignite Talks

After yesterday’s link to an Ignite Talk, Scrabble: How to Confuse and Destroy Your Opponents, I thought I’d take this opportunity to feature a few more great five-minute talks. Remember, the Ignite format is very strict: five minutes per talk, twenty slides total, and slides auto-advance every fifteen seconds. So each of these talks is [...]

Scrabble: How to Confuse and Destroy Your Opponents

Here’s a brief talk by Scrabble Jedi Master Mehal Shah on simple techniques for kicking butt at Scrabble. It’s from Ignite, an event series in which presenters give very brief (five-minute) talks as their slide decks auto-advance every fifteen seconds (that means 20 slides total). There is no backing up, pausing, or digression. You’ll be [...]