How to Make Flip Charts More Effective

How to Make Flip Charts More Effective Flip charts are a great tool for anyone who needs to capture information and ideas on the spot. In this article, you will read how to make flip charts more effective so that you can maximize the visual impact for your learners or attendees. If you are like … Read more

5 Ways to Enhance Your Presentation Flip Charts with Color, Shapes, Borders and Images

5 Ways to Enhance Your Presentation Flip Charts with Color, Shapes, Borders, and Images There has been quite a bit of research on the impact of color, images, and other graphic additions and the effect that they have on the human brain. Unfortunately, many trainers and educators fail to consider the potential for using visual … Read more

Put Magic Into Your Flip Charts Using Creative Techniques

Put Magic Into Your Flip Charts Using Creative Techniques Flip charts have been around training and adult learning classrooms for decades. In an era of technology-based devices and equipment, some people like to say that they are obsolete. Quite the contrary. If you creatively think of what can be done with simple sheets of newsprint paper, … Read more

How To Make A Flip Chart – Five Back to the Basics Tips

How To Make A Flip Chart – Five Back to the Basics Tips Flipcharts have been around for decades and have served thousands of trainers, presenters, adult educators, facilitators, managers, and team leaders admirably. They have helped to reinforce spoken messages, post ideas and information for reference, collect brilliant ideas during training and brainstorming sessions, … Read more

Flip Chart 101 – Creative Ways to Post Flip Chart Pages On Walls

Flip Chart 101 – Creative Ways to Post Flip Chart Pages On Walls Designing and drawing creative flip chart pages for adult learning workshops with graphics takes time and effort, depending on how complex you make them. Due to the energy you put into them, you should consider ways to make them as durable as … Read more

Flip Chart 101 – Designing Professional Looking Flip Chart Pages

Flip Chart 101 – Designing Professional Looking Flip Chart Pages If you are going to spend time creatively drawing flip charts before the session begins, give some thought to what you will include on them. Find a large flat writing surface and spend some time writing out key points and adding any illustrations you would like … Read more

Four Tips for Creating Text-Only Flip Charts

Four Tips for Creating Text-Only Flip Charts In an ideal world, you should create flip charts that have graphic images (e.g. simple drawings, clip art, graphs, or other visually stimulating items) to enhance the written message.  However, in a training session or classroom, you may just be capturing information or quickly creating a page as a … Read more

Creatively Using Images on Flip Charts

Creatively Using Images on Flip Charts People have preferences in the way they gain and process information. This is known as learning modalities or styles (e.g. visual, auditory, and kinesthetic). You can capitalize on their needs and expectations by including visual images on your flip charts and other visual aids in the classroom. This is especially … Read more

Be Creative with Your Flip Charts

Be Creative with Your Flip Charts In my forty years of experience of facilitating training programs and teaching at the university level, what separates good flip charts from the bad (and in some cases, the ugly!) is always the ability of the facilitator to use creative techniques to share information. It is also their willingness … Read more