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team building activities

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

April 26, 2019

All About Me & All About Us

Building a strong and connected team takes effort.  This simple activity will provide the team with insights into the individual team members as well as possible […]
April 19, 2019

Using the GROW Coaching Model with Teams

Where Did the Grow Model Come From? The GROW Coaching Model is one of the most widely used coaching model.  This model was developed by Sir […]
April 12, 2019

How Assessment Helps Leaders in Building a Highly Productive Team

Download and listen to How Assessment Helps Leaders in Building a Highly Productive Team. You’ll learn more about how to develop a strong team. One way […]
April 5, 2019

6 Keys to Effective Listening

Have you ever been misinterpreted what someone told you?  Of course, you have!   We misunderstand each other to one degree or another in almost every conversation […]
March 29, 2019

Activity: Fly Your Team to New Heights

In this activity, your team will be able to analyze their current state and also identify areas they would like to improve.  Using the metaphor of […]
March 22, 2019

Fun Ways to Celebrate Submarine Day with Your Team

Why not celebrate Submarine Day and have a little fun with your team?  Submarine Day is usually celebrated on April 11, because on April 11, 1900 […]
March 9, 2019

Six Secrets to Connect & Engage Remote Teams

I asked her if she would share some of her “secrets” and she provided some replicable ways of working that keep her remote team connected.
March 5, 2019

Connect Your Team: UP the Happiness Factor

Leigh Ann Rodgers with Better Teams   Happy Teams are More Connected Connection is a core characteristic of happy teams. HAPPY is one of the five […]
February 22, 2019

Effective Leadership Skills for Great Teamwork

GUEST BLOGGER: Mehmet Baha, Founder of Solution Folder No one would know when he would explode in a meeting. Even worse he could humiliate you in […]
February 15, 2019

The Key to Our Team Success (Activity)

A fun team activity about focusing on behaviors or values important for team success
January 19, 2019

Team Activity to Understand Roles & Responsibilities

Understanding Team Roles and Responsibilities When there is a lack of understanding of the roles and responsibilities of your team members there is usually confusion, inefficiencies, […]
January 5, 2019

How to Develop Your Team Brand Statement

December 29, 2018

Top 10 Team Activities in 2018

Enjoy some of the best team activities shared by Better Teams in 2018.  Each one is designed to be simple, interesting and purposeful. Top 10 Team […]
December 15, 2018

Year End/Beginning Team Activity: The Songs of My Life

At a recent team-building off-site, we needed a simple, fun, short and meaningful team activity to close the five-day event.  The Songs of My Life activity […]
December 1, 2018

Team Activities: It’s A Small World After All

Use one of the three mapping team activities below to help your team discover more about each other or to prepare to travel effectively together. Supplies […]
November 17, 2018

Easy Ways To Quickly Show Gratitude At Work

Easy Ways To Quickly Show Gratitude at Work We all share a need to be appreciated and significant.  One simple way to ensure your team feels […]
November 9, 2018

Photo Metaphors: Connect the Team to the Agenda Topic

Introduction Using photos to stimulate ideas or conversation is one of my favorite facilitator activities.  It’s super easy to do and I find most people really […]
November 4, 2018

Our Need to Be Significant in the Workplace

One of our fundamental human needs is to know that we are significant – that we matter.  Serving on a team is one way to fulfill […]