Are you looking for ideas on how to divide your participants into groups for
activities, games or breakout sessions? And, are you looking for ways to
make your flipchart presentations better? Look over the following...
These articles are from the February 2001 3M Meeting News
MEETING TIP: HELPFUL HINTS FOR USING FLIPCHARTS
Successful groups create "shared visual space" during their meetings. Often
times, flipcharts fill the role. Here are four hints for improving your
1) Use multiple colors on a page. Make it easy for people sitting far away.
2) Use all block letters and capitals. Mixing upper and lower case letters
3) Use symbols, underlining, artwork and bullets. Your creativity
adds spark to your charts.
4) Date and number your pages. You'll be glad you did when you reference the
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