Attention: Part 1

One of my theories is that effective presentations are a fight for attention.

While I was preparing a recent talk, I came across the following video:

I was amazed at the fact that we can miss the gorilla if our attention is focused on something else. When I gave my talk, I showed this video and around 20% of people missed the gorilla!

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