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team building activities

We upload a new team building activity or resource for you each week.

November 8, 2020

How to Find Value in Diverse Opinions with Your Team

While it is easier to work with people who think and act as we do, it is not necessarily better. In fact, the diversity of opinions […]
November 1, 2020

Team Building Activity to Build Trust: Four Seasons

People, teams, and organizations all experience various “seasons” in their lifetimes. Each season brings its own joys and challenges. This team building activity to build trust […]
October 23, 2020

5 Benefits of Exercising with Your Remote Team

Teams who exercise together stay together. Well, at least they stay healthy and reduce their stress levels. Exercise and movements are important for our well-being and […]
October 17, 2020

Team Building Activity: 5 Ways to Connect at 11:11 on 11/11

Did you know that many people believe the numbers 11:11 are linked to luck and making wishes? In numerology, the number 11 is powerful, and it […]
October 2, 2020

A Productive Meeting Capstone Activity

As we near the end of 2020, it is time to begin planning year-end team meetings and events. Look Back-Look Forward is a productive capstone team […]
September 26, 2020

Team Building Activity: 8 Ways You Can Make a Difference

Team Building Activity: 8 Ways You Can Make a Difference As the year wears on, I’m hearing of more people who are really struggling. There are […]
September 18, 2020

Increase Engagement in Online Meetings Using Mentimeter

Increase Engagement in Online Meetings Using Mentimeter Now that our new norm is online meetings, it is time to ramp up engagement. Polling apps provide a […]
September 11, 2020

Team Building Activity: 11 Stones to Get Teams Talking

11 Stones is a team building activity that can be used in training or any type of meeting. It uses images of eleven stones with words […]
September 4, 2020

A Networking Activity: 5 Interesting Things in Common

Five Things is a fun networking activity you can do in person or online. Networking isn’t everyone’s cup of tea because it can be challenging to […]
August 21, 2020

Funny Polls to Energize Your Online Team Meeting

Usually, I am all about intentional team activities, but sometimes you just want a quick laugh to wake people up in your online team meeting. Funny […]
August 14, 2020

Team Building Activity for Trust: Walk in My Shoes

Walk in My Shoes is a team building activity that builds trust. When team members fail to understand each other, it can lead to resentment, frustration, […]
August 7, 2020

Virtual Happy Hour Ideas for Team Building

Have you tried scheduling a Virtual Happy Hour with your team? I have been to a lot of Zoom Happy Hours over the last few months, […]
July 31, 2020

5 Ways to Create Certainty in Unprecedented Times

Leaders are depended upon to guide and support their teams through unprecedented times. The year 2020 will go down in history books as a time of […]
July 24, 2020

Exciting Wordfind Puzzles for Online Team Meetings

Word-find puzzles are a simple and fun way to add engagement to an online team meetings or training class.  It will require annotation tools to do […]
July 18, 2020

Energize Your Online Meeting with this Activity

Energize Your Online Meeting with this Activity Run & Fetch provides a quick, fun, and energizing way to learn about your colleagues.  During long online meetings, […]
July 3, 2020

5 Useful Ways to Energize Your Meetings with Polls

5 Useful Ways to Energize Your Meetings with Polls Polls are one of the easiest ways to add energy and engagement to your meeting or training. […]
June 27, 2020

A Virtual Team Icebreaker Activity About Hope

A Virtual Team Icebreaker Activity About Hope Hope is a critical human emotion. It gets us through tough times and inspires us to do better. In […]
June 20, 2020

13 Reasons You Need a Moderator for Your Virtual Meetings

13 Reasons You Need a Moderator for Your Virtual Meetings If you are running a highly engaging virtual team workshop or training session, you need the […]