Category Archives: Learning the BBP Basics

How to Use BBP Templates to Create Your Presentations Faster

A big problem arises when you apply ordinary PowerPoint templates to every slide in your presentation – instead of visual variety and a clear story, you get tedium that visually bores your audience.  Break out of the ordinary and learn… KEEP READING

Case Study: Applying BBP from Story Template to Storyboard

Looking for a good example of how to apply BBP to a presentation from a blank sheet of paper all the way through to a storyboard? Watch this 1-hour video recorded July 17, 2009, as we walk through the steps… KEEP READING

Simplify Your Story, Simplify Your Graphics

When you simplify your story, you can simplify your graphics. That’s just one thing you’ll learn from this weekly workshop recorded July 2, 2009, in which we worked with BBP subscriber Susan to fine-tune a presentation she recently presented to… KEEP READING

How to Create Graphics for Your First Five Slides

Once you’ve got a solid story structure in place, how do you begin to find the graphics to illustrate your storyboard? We tackled this issue at a workshop recorded on March 27, 2009, where we worked with BBP Online member… KEEP READING

How to Format and Sketch Your Storyboard

Refresh yourself on the basics of formatting and sketching a BBP storyboard in the video recording of this workshop, and learn how to: – Firm up your story structure. – Import your story into PowerPoint. – Create and apply custom… KEEP READING

The BBP Basics – Writing Act II

If you’re new to BBP or just looking for a refresher, watch the video of this workshop recorded on Sept. 5, 2008 as we walk through the steps of writing Act II of the BBP story template. Act II distills… KEEP READING

The BBP Basics – Creating the First Five Slides

If you’re new to BBP or just looking for a refresher, watch the video of this workshop from Aug. 28, 2008 as we walk through the steps of creating the first five slides of any presentation using BBP. In the… KEEP READING