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team building activities

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

June 12, 2020

Hat’s Off to this Virtual Team Activity

Hat’s Off to this Virtual Team Activity If your team is meeting for work or even a “happy hour” – this is a fun twist. Variation […]
May 30, 2020

How To Relieve Stress Naturally – Part 2

How To Relieve Stress Naturally – Part 2 In Part 1, I shared some resources for the Emotional Freedom Technique (EFT), also known as tapping. Thank […]
May 22, 2020

How To Relieve Stress Naturally – Part 1

With all the uncertainty in the world today, stress levels are high for most of us.  Therefore, finding effective ways to relieve stress is important.  Anxiety […]
May 15, 2020

How to Create Virtual Cards to Celebrate Your Team

Recognizing individuals and our team as a whole lifts moods, acknowledges efforts, and strengthens our relationships. When working remotely, we need to be creative about our […]
May 3, 2020

Team Activity: How Is Your Team Surviving the Quarantine?

Team Building Activity: How Is Your Team Surviving the Quarantine? Sharing our circumstances with our teams can reduce stress when we are physically distancing ourselves from […]
April 25, 2020

5 Useful Steps to Lead Remote Teams

GUEST BLOGGER: Chris Steely, Managing Director, Consultant, and Facilitator The word “Leadership” has become a buzzword. Everyone WANTS to be a leader, but few know how […]
April 18, 2020

How to Have an Effective Walking Meeting

Are you exhausted from back-to-back video calls? While I value video conferencing, sitting at my desk for 8 hours a day on video calls is draining […]
April 10, 2020

Book Club for Remote Teams

Remote teams need to connect and engage with each other in meaningful ways. While team meetings are one way to do this, sometimes it’s enjoyable to […]
April 3, 2020

Establish Team Norms for High-Quality Video Conferencing

Establish Team Norms for High-Quality Video Conferencing Many teams have been thrust into video conferences for their meetings after years of having them face to face. […]
March 27, 2020

8 Team Building Activities to Connect Your Remote Teams

Remote teams need dedicated time to connect with each other because they don’t have the opportunity to touch base in a break room or talk over […]
March 20, 2020

3 Ways to Check-In With Teams or Clients During Times of Crisis

3 Ways to Check-In With Teams or Clients During Times of Crisis During times of crisis we need to check in on the people we support […]
March 13, 2020

Future Planning Using Predictions about 2050

Future Planning Using Predictions about 2050 When collaborating on your team’s annual goals, it is helpful to think several years out and then work backward. Team […]
March 6, 2020

St. Patrick’s Day Team Building Activity

If you don’t wear green on St Patrick’s Day you might get pinched.  Although pinching is not appropriate in workplace environments, this team-building activity is. Moreover, […]
February 29, 2020

7+6 Essential Supplies in My Facilitator Kit

7+6 Essential Supplies in My Facilitator Kit No matter how much I plan out my team building sessions. I usually make mid-meeting adjustments to my processes […]
February 21, 2020

Pain/Gain: A Decision-Making Tool

GUEST BLOGGER: Gayle Ely, Founder of Total Life Leadership, is an Executive Coach, Trainer, and Facilitator Teams make decisions all the time.  Some decisions are easy; […]
February 14, 2020

Bond with Your Team While Building Bikes for Charity

Bond with Your Team While Building Bikes for Charity If you are pondering how to mix adventure, team building, and serving others into one event, then […]
February 7, 2020

Team Building Activity – For the Love of Books

Team Building Activity – For the Love of Books Most people have at least one book that they love to read.  A book that has had […]
February 1, 2020

Quotarian – Team Building Activity

Quotarian – Team Building Activity Imagine you are in an all-day team building meeting and serious conversations are taking place.  The feeling in the room is […]