Posted in: Sydney Team Events, Team Building Activities, Team Building Advice
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
Posted in: Fun Team Events, Team Building Advice
Astute managers know that time for team fun leads to greater engagement and happier teams. Teams that have fun with each other focus their energy positively and have better rapport with mounting evidence of higher productivity too. Low morale in a workplace is characterized by sabotaging behaviours (eg gossiping, time stealing) that spread amongst bored, unsettled or disengaged teams. Our advice: If your team gets in a negativity rut you need to devote some time to personal connections and fun.
So, all teams benefit from team
Posted in: Bonding Practices, Team Building Advice
Work teams are made up of real people – not robots. Real people flourish in teams when they are happy, their efforts are appreciated and their environments are rewarding and fulfilling. This doesn’t occur in a vacuum as successful teams are essentially effective individuals with common goals, supportive culture and mutual respect. So, one way to increase the performance of your team is to intentionally work to establish a happy, harmonious culture where people feel supported and can bring their “best selves” to work.
Posted in: Team Building Activities, Team Building Advice
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
Posted in: Team Building Advice
Sports-themed team building activities are a great way to encourage friendly competition among employees in a company. In addition to this, sports competitions also help pave the way to forging better relationships with co-workers by boosting communication among colleagues and helping them find ways to overcome differences with each other. Lastly, competitions provide an invigorating way to break the monotony of office work while keeping employees fit and healthy at the same time.
However, planning a sports-themed corporate event can be overwhelming and exhausting. To
Posted in: Bonding Practices, Team Building Activities, Team Building Advice
Here at Team Bonding we are always on the lookout for great ways to bring teams closer together. Great Team Building Quotes will help you to create an effective, powerful team that can effect change and achieve its purpose. Recently, as part of our Amazing Race challenge we have had teams create their own slogans on what being part of a great teams means to them. This has been a great success and we want to share the experience with all our readers.
We will be launching a four part series with inspiring team building quotes we have