Some of the most exciting elements of Team Bonding’s Amazing Race events are the completely spontaneous and unplanned things that happen along the way. The beauty of the Amazing Race is that participants’ natural imagination, curiosity and inventiveness is encouraged and celebrated. Rather than sticking to a rigid schedule with certain outcomes like many similar team building events, the Amazing Race challenges allow participants to explore their fun and creative side, all within a light hearted competitive environment. No approach to solving a problem or a challenge is considered “wrong”. As a result, participants often surprise themselves with the truly creative and fun
The third quarter of the year is winding down to a close, but your business has managed to meet the goals it has set at the onset of the year. Perhaps your team has exceeded its sales quota. Maybe your business has acquired several qualified leads. All of these would not be possible without the hard work, dedication and even the tenacity of each individual team member. Your business may not be considered a big contender in your industry — not yet. But things are certainly looking up.
Certainly, the contributions of your personnel should not go unnoticed. Without them,
At Team Bonding, we’ve worked with hundreds of teams and observed some key success factors that create brilliant events with lasting positive impacts from your investment in Team Building. The keys to success is understanding the following:
What are the goals of the event? What do you want to achieve?
Some common goals that we hear are:
Pure fun / reward after a period of hard work
A mental or physical break from day to day routine and / or a desire to see team members in another light
What’s the difference between an effective team building exercise and a fun day out with work colleagues? At Team Bonding we believe that the difference is the type of activity undertaken as well as the amount of thought and planning that should go into such an event. Any team building event should have a clear purpose and goals in mind. That being said, there’s no reason why “team building” and “fun” should be mutually exclusive: the activities that are well-planned and where everyone gets involved often turn
Planning a team building corporate event is sometimes not an easy task. Besides finding a time that suits everyone in the company, event planners will also have to take into consideration other factors, such as the type and purpose of the event plus catering or other provisions. For those who are planning team building corporate events, listed below are five questions that can help you choose the right activity for the company:
1) How many people are attending? This is perhaps
Teambuilding events are a good way to give employees a much-needed break from the hustle and bustle of corporate life. In addition to energising tired employees, teambuilding is also a good way to foster better relations with co-workers since it promotes communication and camaraderie. However, organising a teambuilding event can be time consuming, and for companies looking for something out of the ordinary, the search for a one-of-a-kind corporate event can be quite burdensome.
Businesses based in Sydney, however, are very fortunate. There are various