Do you and your team have the perfect ingredients for the best chili recipe? You’ll put your cooking skills to the test with this spicy team building program. Get out your pots and pans and start cooking!
Each team will be provided with the bare necessities for chili making (meat and tomatoes). It is up to your team to decide which tasty ingredients you will add to your chili. Teams will create their masterpiece chili recipe and present it to the judges. You must defend your recipe. Yes, you will speak for your creation.
What ingredients did you use and why? Why did you pick the flavors you picked? What do the flavors represent? You and your team will share this information with the judges after you have created your spicy success!
The Hot- Cha-Cha Chili Cook-Off program usually runs between 1.5-2.5 hours and is suitable for groups with 16-200 participants. After teams compete in a sizzling red-hot competition, the chili champion will be CROWNED after presenting the most mouth-watering recipe.
This program involves a whole lot of chopping, dicing and cooking. But it also involves some negotiating, collaborating and communicating. While your team is hard at work preparing your award-winning recipe and defending your recipe you will build relationships with your teammates.
What ingredients are in your favorite chili recipe? Will your chili be savory, sweet, or spicy?
At TeamBonding we love having the chance to help our clients give back and helping their communities. It’s even better when we can help companies focus on their corporate social responsibilities and actually have an impact instead of creating vague initiatives. Part of the fun for us is coming up with new ideas and creating new programs to continue giving back. We have a variety of programs from our Charity Bike Build and Team Teddy Rescue Bear programs, Operation Military Care to provide care packages to our troops, all the way to Paws for a Cause where you make dog beds, pull toys, or cat scratchers for animals in shelters – among so many other charitable program options!
Mention team building and you’ll see a lot of eye rolls. Mention that you’ve planned a team building event and the room will fill with groans. To a lot of people, team building feels like a corporate buzzword synonymous with forced participation, uncomfortable interaction and just a means to an end. Some think of it as purely a waste of time, taking them away from work they could be doing.
We have an exciting year of trade shows lined up! From ice sculpting demonstrations to battling with bows & arrows, our team is ready to bring the fun to these events across the country. Will you be in attendance at any of these shows?! If so, be sure to swing by our booth and say hello!
When it’s summer time, head outside to enjoy the rays and blue skies. DYI (Do it yourself) outdoor team building is a great way to learn new activities while surrounded by fun company and building strong bonds.
Communication affects teamwork in positive and negative ways. The quantity and quality of communication within a team and from leadership affects teamwork. The more collaboration your projects require the more assertive and intentional your communication should be. Every member of the team needs to take the initiative to communicate. When a team is not actively communicating, their work is at stake. It’s important for everyone to learn how to communicate effectively in order to work effectively. (more…)
It’s one thing to create an atmosphere of trust and a feeling of camaraderie between employees when they’re all in the same building 40 or so hours a week.
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