Team building is a vital part of any business today.
The success of organisations is driven by the performance of teams which means a priority is having happy, motivated, healthy and team-oriented staff.
Scheduling regular team building and bonding activities through the year is a great way to maintain this commitment.
So what team activities and games are good to stage through the year you may ask?
To give you a helping hand, here are our top 18 team building programmes for 2018 (in alphabetical order).
1. Art In A Day
This is a great program to explore the creative potential of your people by producing works of art. The result may be artwork that showcases your values to decorate your office.
2. Beach Games
With the Commonwealth Games coming up in a few months, this programme is perfect to get into the spirit of the Games and enjoy a beautiful beach environment at the same time.
3. Bikes For Tykes
One of our most powerful programmes around, teams work through a series of activities with the objective to build a bike from scratch and put a smile on a underprivileged child’s face.
4. City Scramble
In City Scramble, teams will learn how much they know about a city or location and how well they can navigate through various challenges and maps.
5. Company Creativity
Company Creativity is a great programme for companies to harness technology and the creative talent in their people to develop a promotional campaign on video for the business.
6. Corporate Chef
From getting ingredients, designing a menu to cooking a meal for everyone to later enjoy, this will be a culinary experience to remember as well as unveil who is your best cook.
7. Flat Pack Frenzy
We all know the frustration and then reward of building flat pack furniture. Now imagine doing it in teams for charity with the clock ticking and other twists added in.
The challenge is to be the first team to identify, locate and return a fugitive to captivity. Clues will need to be uncovered and many other problems solved before teams can close in.
9. Give A Dog A Home
The task is to design, build and present an award-winning dog kennel. The reward is the donation of the kennels to an animal charity including a visit from some furry friends.
10. Great Race
Great Race is another great team building programme to experience a destination. Teams will see the sights of a city whilst they complete challenges and race for the finish line.
11. It’s A Knockout
Remember the popular TV game show of the 80s. Well it’s back and using many fun and colourful inflatable activities presenting obstacle after obstacle for teams to overcome.
12. Karts for Hearts
Karts for Hearts is a charity team building programme with the aim for teams to earn the equipment and resources to build, decorate, race and donate a billy kart.
13. Minute To Win It
Perfect for conferences and corporate events, Minute To Win It is a TV game show style programme pitting teams against the clock in fun, suspense-filled activities.
14. Mission Impossible
‘Your mission, should you choose to accept it’ is to be the first team to locate and open a coded brief case. It’ll be a fun test of problem solving, strategy and team work in the great outdoors.
15. Out Of The Box
This is the only charity programme of its kind. Teams are provided with a TLC for Kids Distraction Box, later donated to a hospital, and challenged with activities that bring each item in the box to life in an engaging way.
16. Safe Crack
The game of Safe Crack requires teams to sift through evidence, decipher clues and interpret complex information to discover the people behind a fictional diamond smuggling ring. It’s a great indoor programme for day or night.
Just like its reality TV namesake, Survivor presents fun and challenging team activities to determine an ultimate survivor. This program can be staged in any environment with adventures and twists to test the mettle of anyone.
18. Toys 4 Tykes
Teams will work strategically to build a wooden children’s toy from scratch. It’s another wonderful charity option to support children or families in need.
Visit Our Team Building Programmes page for more information on any of these programs or to submit an enquiry.
Michael Cromie, General Manager - Team Building, Corporate Challenge Events