I came across this article today by Chip and Dan Heath (the Heath Brothers). I think you’ll enjoy it Dave THE FIVE DYSFUNCTIONS OF A TEAM DECISION-MAKING PROCESS* *Hat tip to Patrick Lencioni—we’re ripping off the title of his classic book Five Dysfunctions of a Team for this piece.…Details
After watching Donald Trump’s acceptance speech at the Republican National Convention, I found myself thinking, “He sure gives a good talk, but can I trust this guy?” It’s fascinating how important trust seems to be when it comes to relationships. In his seminal book, “The Five Dysfunctions of a Team”,…Details
“Competition is the worst possible arrangement as far as relationship is concerned” –educator Alfie Kohn (1986) In one of my recent articles, I discussed the great Alfie Kohn’s controversial thoughts about rewards and recognition. Perhaps even more thought-provoking are Kohn’s ideas about competition, raised in his seminal and fascinating work,…Details
Description Our Clue Trek Bronze program (held at any of our 150+ clue locations) is our signature, offsite, Smart Phone Hunt, but completely self guided, without all the bells and whistles. You download the app, we provide the tutorial over the phone, and you run the hunt yourselves. Although it…Details
It’s a beloved gag in any movie wanting to make fun of school or corporate team building events: The infamous “trust exercise” where one person is supposed to close their eyes and fall into the arms of another employee… who, of course, gets distracted and lets their partner go thud.Details
“Why do you use treasure hunts rather than scavenger hunts for team building?” It’s a pretty common question we get here, and an understandable one. Using scavenger hunts for team building is a relatively common form of outdoor team building, whereas treasure hunts are less often seen. Many don’t even…Details
In the event you’ve been thinking about integrating some outdoor team building activities into your employee development programs, we’ve got one big piece of advice for you: ALWAYS create a team agreement beforehand!Details
There’s an old story that goes like this: “An elderly man has endured the insults of a crowd of ten-year-olds each day as they passed his house on their way home from school. One afternoon, after listening to another round of jeers about how stupid and ugly and bald…Details
A great San Francisco Teambuilding Scavenger Hunt in North Beach and Chinatown This has to be one of the premier places in the WORLD for a teambuilding scavenger hunt. Let’s just start with the restaurants! Fantastic pasta…delectable Chinese food…and that’s just the beginning. You’ll also see ancient temples, historical…Details
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