At this time of year companies around the country are involved in creating budgets for next year. Probably not a favorite project for most, it is essential for the fiscal management of the business. When it comes to the human resources budget, be sure to build in a team building event.
THE IMPORTANCE OF A COLLABORATIVE WORKPLACE
Over the past several years, management philosophy has changed. The theory used to be to promote a competitive culture within the company and business departments. Today, the goal is to create a cooperative, productive environment. Progressive owners and executives have realized the importance of an energized, collaborative workforce.
TEAM BUILDING PROGRAMS LEAD THE WAY
Team building programs and activities have moved to the forefront at corporate events such as conferences and meetings. Sometimes it may be a 10 minute game in between sessions and other times, team building is incorporated into a week-long retreat.Team building builds trust and plays off of each of the individual skills of the participants. It develops new skills for the group that can be taken back to the workplace and utilized.
CORPORATE EVENTS NEED TEAM BUILDING ACTIVITIES
What kind of team building activities can be included in a corporate event? There are hundreds of programs that can be customized for each group. If looking for an activity that breaks up conference sessions, game shows are popular and only take up a short period of time. They are highly interactive and a lot of fun for the participants.
LET THEM FIND TREASURE!
Treasure hunts can be customized to the culture or related industry. Specific clues and items can be hidden in an area with the attendees having established goals with attached prizes. Fast-paced and energetic, treasure hunts can be a great activity to kick off the conference or at the end of a day of sessions.
MAKE IT A DAY TO REMEMBER
For an upscale team building event, think about hosting a golf tournament. The event can take place at a local course and include contests, prizes and unique activities. At the end of the event, an awards ceremony can take place along with a cocktail party and dinner to follow.
THE GOAL: A COHESIVE AND PRODUCTIVE WORKFORCE
Team building creates camaraderie amongst employees and departmental divisions. It enhances skills and allows participants to learn about best practices used by others. Team building blends the various business groups and departments into one cohesive team.
CLI GROUPS RECOGNIZED AS THE INDUSTRY LEADER
At CLI Groups, we are an industry leader in creating and delivering customized and unique team building programs. Whether taking place indoors or outdoors, we will tailor the event to fit your needs, goals and timeline. Contact us to discuss how we can bring an amazing team building program to your event.