Media Relations Why you should not ‘ditch the PowerPoint’ PowerPoint has earned a reputation as a relic that makes presentations less effective, but it’s a useful tool that speakers often misuse. By Brad PhillipsMarch 31, 2014 SHARE Ragan Insider Premium Content 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.