With the closing of America’s favorite pastime, baseball, and the opening of another American favorite, football, our country is in a state of all-around team celebration. Having recently moved to the Boston-metro area, I am fluent in the language of Boston sports from simply observing jerseys and overhearing chatter. Being that I am a Yankees […]
Do you suspect that your office may be filled with hidden talents? Or, have you ever wondered what it would be like to see your coworkers swap strategies to tackle some of the most OUTRAGEOUS, yet silly, challenges a team could face? Or is that exactly it – you’re looking to turn your office into a […]
Build team pride and keep everyone informed. There are many ways to help you team bond, but the most basic aspects of team building are often overlooked. As a manager, it is important to discuss issues with your team members; however, you also need to celebrate your group’s commitment, vision, and achievements on a regular […]
Anyone who operates a small business can relate to the scene in Pixar’s Toy Story where Buzz demonstrates his ability to “fall with style”. Woody argues against Buzz’s ability to fly. Buzz has faith and proves he can.
It’s simple, having fun at work through group activities and team building games leads to a great company culture. It’s no secret that having a great company culture boosts productivity and has a major ROI from a financial standpoint. As workplace happiness pioneer Tony Hsieh put it; “Happiness is a business model.”
“By failing to prepare, you are preparing to fail.” – Benjamin Franklin
What do you get when you combine a scavenger hunt with a pub crawl and team work? A fun team building program that you’ll never forget! The Pub Crawl Scaventure is a fun team building program combining deep cultural roots. Pub crawls originated in England. According to the Oxford English Dictionary, the term (including variations such as “gin crawl” and […]
Did you know that ants hate each other, but work together? Chimpanzees also recognize when collaboration is necessary and identify the optimal partner. The animal world has some powerful workplace team building inspiration! Trust building activities can help you practice teamwork like animals.
For years, CSI: Crime Scene Investigation won the International Television Audience Award for being the most watched TV show across the world.
According to Merriam-Webster, the word Facilitator is defined as: one that facilitates; especially : one that helps to bring about an outcome (as learning, productivity, or communication) by providing indirect or unobtrusive assistance, guidance, or supervision. While we wholeheartedly agree with this definition, we also believe that there is so much more to a facilitator.