Category Archives: BBP Case Studies

Hit a Presentation Homerun

What does it take to hit a presentation home run? Here’s an example of how we helped a forum member with his presentation. Does it spark ideas for yours? The member needs to “sell” a partnership between his son’s school… KEEP READING

How to Design a Slide for a Story

One of the most powerful ways to make an abstract concept concrete is to tell an anecdote – a brief story that makes your point. When I worked with BBP Online member Kathy Kerchner on her presentation recently, one of… KEEP READING

How to Create a 15-Minute Presentation in 1 Hour (with graphics!)

Is it possible to create a 15-minute BBP presentation in 1 hour? The answer we demonstrated in Friday’s BBP e-Lesson is yes! Recently I invited BBP Online members to submit any presentation topic they chose, and I would work with… KEEP READING

Make Your Ideas Concrete by Using a Prop in Your PowerPoint

There are times when using a screen during a presentation can actually work against you. Yes, I know that sounds like BBP heresy, but it’s true. There’s no doubt that using multimedia can dramatically increase the ability of your audience… KEEP READING

How to Get a $1 Million Budget Approved in 15 Minutes

What kind of results can you get when you use BBP for your most important presentations? BBP Online member Marianne from Norway was amazed to get buy-in for a project from senior executives because of her BBP presentation, along with… KEEP READING

How to Fix a Top BBP Storyboard Mistake

Is your BBP storyboard fragmented because your images don’t flow from one to the next? If so, it’s likely a symptom of┬áthe #1 BBP storyboard mistake I see — adding a separate stock photograph to individual slides, without creating a… KEEP READING

BBP at the United Nations

One of the highlights of 2007 was to get an email from a lead prosecutor at the United Nations International Criminal Tribunal for the Former Yugoslavia. The lawyer was working on the opening statement for a war crimes trial, and… KEEP READING