Executive Communication Top three PowerPoint annoyances revealed in new survey The last thing an audience wants to see is too many words on an illegible slide read by a droning voice. By Kristin Long@KristinMLongOct. 11, 2011 SHARE The results are in, and audiences have had enough of bad presentations. In a recent survey, Dave Paradi of Think Outside the Slide asked respondents what annoys them most during presentations. The biggest offenders were: 1. Presenters who read from the slides (73.8 percent) 2. Slides with full sentences instead of bullet points (51.6 percent) 3. Fonts that are too small to read (48.1 percent) To read the full story, log in. Become a Ragan Insider member to read this article and all other archived content. Sign up today Already a member? Log in here. Learn more about Ragan Insider.