About RamblesOfACampbell

My family has always been incredibly passionate about politics and current events, particularly while we were living in the Middle East during the Bush years. Although I was always interested, my political enthusiasm was truly kick-started shortly after beginning graduate school. I suppose the emphasis on research and analysis of scientific content transferred over to my desire to stay up-to-date about news and political events. Quickly descending the rabbit hole of political research, my passion has translated to analytically slanted rants aimed at providing contextualized descriptions of what's been going on in the world.

How to Effectively Transfer Knowledge

PART 1: Understanding Your Audience

– Jason Campbell

“If a tree falls in a forest and no one is around to hear it, does it make a sound?” Similarly, it’s impossible for information to make an impact, if no one is made aware of it.

campaign-creators-1166997-unsplashUnderstanding your audience should be the first step to developing oral or written communication content.  I have witnessed numerous presentations that were filled with jargon and failed to to contextualize the importance of their work. The presenter delivery, design of the slides, and data could be fantastic; however, the audience was often left with more questions than answers by the end of it Continue reading