Well I had hoped to have had the M2 report up tonight but I had an HD crash on me that has the demo footage that I shot as well as a bunch of other material. So now I am dealing with that. So, to tide you over, here are a few items for you:
FCP tip: Option-P. Use this to view your un-rendered timeline. It's not real-time, but it's great when you need a quick preview and don't want to take the time to render.
7 Steps to write a successful script: HERE - Some great ideas there.
Hone your interviewing skills FAST: HERE - Again, some great ideas here.
OK, back to trying to recover this drive. Wish me luck!