The August 2006 issue of Wired magazine included a 44-page special pullout section featuring dozens of useful tips for working, living and playing. Among those tips was advice on how to “Choreograph Lively Dinner Conversation.”
These ideas by former Microsoft and Apple exec Linda Stone could easily be adapted for lunch meetings or other sit-down gatherings:
- 8 to 12 people per table
- Never seat friends next to each other
The whole article is worth reading. Check it out.