Multimedia has transformed the way in which people communicate in business. PowerPoint presentations and data visualisations are two prime examples.
Steve Jobs, above, delivers a keynote speech near the end of January every year, which is closely watch by millions of industry observers, Apple customers and fans. It’s the benchmark to which others aspire to in delivering effective presentations.
Data Visualisation is increasingly important in the world of business, as data sets grow ever larger. From simple charts in a spreadsheet, to beautiful data visualisations such as the one below, multimedia has a big impact on how we humans will consume complex and vast amounts of information into the future.
For a stunning example of how multimedia used effectively can be used to highlight data, see this video by Hans Rosling at Ted.