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5 Cool San Francisco Museums for Team Building

San Francisco is a hub of culture — which is why it’s home to so many museums. No matter whether your team is into art, science or history, there’s a world-class museum experience for nearly any interest you can think of.  From a team building perspective, museums are awesome settings for team building. The depth of the exhibits themselves as well as elaborate physical spaces make for an excellent scavenger hunt setting. With the help of museum staff or a member of your team who’s familiar with the exhibits, there are limitless possibilities for different themes and challenges. These five…

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What Not to do when Team Building

Team building events are a great way to get your department out of their comfort zones and into a creative space. But are there any common pitfalls you should avoid when planning your event? Yes! We’ve listed a few team building mistakes we see companies making below: Lose the Corporate Culture We’ve all attended those team building events that were so saturated in corporate culture, they sucked the fun out of the day.  Team building is supposed to be fun. A lot of companies forget that. They’re so worried that they’re not going to see a return on their investment…

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Destination Video (Scavenger) Hunts!

Summer is right around the corner, so it’s time to get out of the office and explore your city. Our video hunts (a variation of our Amazing Race event) are centered around iconic destinations across the country…from the Gaslamp in San Diego to the National Mall in Washington D.C….and from Pike Place Market in Seattle to Times Square in New York City…(and MANY points in between!!) Whatever the size of your group, we have an exciting video hunt adventure designed to test your wits, engage your senses, and improve communication and camaraderie amongst your team. Take a sneak peak at the…

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Easy DIY Team Building Games

Even if you’re constrained by time or financial considerations, there are lots of relatively quick, simple team building activities that can be held in the office. These kinds of activities can be great for kicking off smaller projects or meetings, or giving a kick start to everyone’s engagement by allowing them to break out of their daily routines. If you’re looking for a more involved team building event, check out some planning considerations or head over to our team building events.   Maps Game This game can be played with a group of virtually any size.  While it can work…

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Planning a Team Building Event – What to Consider

We’ve outlined a few points to take into consideration as you begin planning or implementing any team building event for your company. Goals A good team building event should produce results regardless of whether you’ve defined them. However, identifying any priorities up front allows you to make the right decisions about location, group size, challenges and other decisions that shape the way a team building event unfolds. This is certainly an area where a professional facilitator can offer advice and recommendations. Engagement Engagement is the name of the game and It goes without saying that any exercise that leaves participants…

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Philadelphia Team Building Examples

So, you’re curious what a day of team-building fun could look like for your business? Come, take my hand, and let’s explore the big bad world of Philadelphia eventertainment options together. Below are some hypothetical examples to spark your imagination, but they are also very real possibilities. *It is encouraged that you listen to “Pure Imagination” from Charlie and the Chocolate Factory for the rest of this article, but I won’t hold you accountable for that*   EXAMPLE #1: SURVIVOR GAMES IN SCHUYLKILL RIVER PARK (outdoor) Let’s say you are the HR rep of a gym with locations throughout Philly….

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What Makes a Great Room Escape?

Room escapes (or escape rooms, depending on how you choose to phrase them) are all the rage these days.  While everyone has the ability to access entire digital universes on the touchscreens in our pockets, the urge to solve puzzles in real life and interact with a tactile world has led to a boom in what was once a niche industry.  Whether you assemble a group of friends for a night out or go during a work sponsored teambuilding event, they offer a chance to use your brain and find out something new about the people locked in there with…

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Favorite LA Scavenger Hunt Neighborhoods

If you are coming to LA from out of town, you can definitely sit on a tour bus and see the sights from afar – but WHY would you do that when you COULD experience the sights from ground level in a fun and competitive scavenger hunt?! Los Angeles has a ton of iconic and unique locations, so we figured we’d help you out by narrowing the choices to our Top 5 Spots for a fun, frolicking scavenger hunt! First Choice – HOLLYWOOD! Take pictures and shoot videos of yourselves along the Hollywood Walk of Fame. Find the handprints and…

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February CSR Team Building Results!

We’ve said it before and we’ll say it again – we’re lucky to work with some of the greatest companies in the world. It’s always great to be able to highlight this fact, especially when our clients choose to make a difference through a CSR team building event! A special shoutout to our LA and SoCal clients who led the way last month!   Interested in making a difference? Read more here or click the big green button below!

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Outdoor Team Building Venues near Philadelphia

Looking to set up a team building event in Philadelphia? Maybe you work in the city for long hours and are growing weary of all the hubbub. Maybe you toil away in a cubicle and have some pent up energy you need to release. Maybe you lack Vitamin D? Or maybe you work outside of the city and are tired of all the “best venues” requiring a train ride to Jefferson Station. Well, this article is chalk full of solutions. If you’re looking for the best outdoor event venues for a day of corporate fun DIY or facilitated, then search…

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