New Delhi, India–National Museum

A fun site to hold a team building exercise in New Delhi Event Description:   One of the largest museums in India, the National Museum holds a variety of articles ranging from pre-historic era to modern works of art. Holding around 200,000 works of art, both of Indian and foreign origin,…

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Mumbai, India – Prince of Wales Museum

A fun site to hold a team building exercise in Mumbai Event Description: Now called the Chhatrapati Shivaji Maharaj Vastu Sangrahalaya, the Prince of Wales Museum of Western India, is one of the premier art and history museum in India. Situated on the southern tip of Mumbai on the ‘Crescent…

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Ann Arbor — Downtown

A fun site to hold a team building exercise in Ann Arbor   Event Description: An appealing site for a corporate team building event, Ann Arbor is the sixth largest city in Michigan and the home of the University of Michigan.  A bustling downtown of elegant shops and restaurants, Ann…

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“Incredible” Teamwork

“Incredible” Teambuilding   The summer movie season is upon us, and the first big blockbuster has landed: The Incredibles 2. Although I enjoyed the new film in a lot of ways, I2 has nothing on its predecessor, The Incredibles (2004). The sequel was a perfectly swell action film, albeit a…

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The Four Traits of Warrior Teamwork

The Four Traits of Warrior Teamwork If you had to pick four traits for your work team to embody, what would they be?  Collaboration, perhaps?  Cooperation? Communication?  Surprisingly, when Steve Kerr addressed his group of 14 men before a morning meeting, he omitted many of the traditional team characteristics, instead asking his group to…

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Minneapolis — Mall of America

A great place to hold a team building exercise in Minneapolis Event Description: the largest mall in the United States and the twelfth largest in the world, the Mall of America (MOA) almost defies description.  Nicknamed (at various times) “The Megamall”, “Sprawl of America”, or “Hugedale”, the Mall of America…

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Saint Paul – Science Museum of Minnesota

A hands-on place to hold a team building exercise in the Minneapolis-Saint Paul area. Event Description: A fun place for a corporate team building event, the Science Museum of Minnesota has something for kids and adults of all ages.Saint Paul’s dazzling science museum has been delighting visitors since 1907. With…

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  My Communication Style–and a Boat Crash in Costa Rica   A wise man once told me, “You are you wherever you go.” Little did I know how true that might be– until disaster struck. It’s 2001, a warm muggy day in southwest Costa Rica. My travel partner, Donna, and…

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Teamwork and the Golden State Warriors

Love this article about teamwork and the Golden State Warriors. My own thoughts: It’s so easy for people to lose their engagement when a member of a team. It’s up to the leader/coach to get everyone involved, and to build the sense of “ownership”. A leader’s job is *not* to…

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Buena Vista Winery — Sonoma

A wine-derful place to hold a team building event in the Sonoma Wine Country Event Description: Founded in 1857 by Agoston Haraszthy, Buena Vista is California’s first premium winery; it’s also one of the interesting places in the entire wine country. Where else can you blend wines yourself, take a…

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