Based on our experiences over the past year and what other team building consultants have shared with us when we recently did some benchmarking, here are our predictions for 2017. Just like last year, some of the emerging team building trends aren't positive or beneficial. Many companies still don't get it and continue to invest in activities and practices that have little or no impact on the bottom line.
It's no secret. The time companies allocate for team building has been shrinking. My company's approach has been to deliver value and caution readers and prospective clients about the pitfalls of short team building. Yet, the timeframes are getting shorter and shorter. Lately, the most frequent requests have been for 2-hour team building. Even when … Continue reading Team Building: What’s up with the 2 Hour Team Building?
What can you learn from TV commercial crews to boost the effectiveness of your team? The smooth teamwork on set is by design, not by accident.
Organizations with toxic corporate cultures and an erosion in market share don't deteriorate overnight. It is usually years of benign neglect that lead to the decline of companies that were once successful. Luxury car owners would never treat their vehicles like that. Here is what companies can learn about team building from luxury car owners.