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Why Board Members Should Ban Bullets (20 Feb 2005)
Adding text to a screen in a multimedia presentation that is identical to the narration harms the ability of the audience to understand the information. Removing the text increases retention, or the ability to remember the information, by 28%. Even more significantly, removing the text increases transfer, or the ability to apply the information, by 79%.
Article URL: http://www.beyondbullets.com/2005/02/data.html

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