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  1. 1. Brought To You By http://teambuildingactivitieshq.comTeam BuildingActivities For TheWork Place There Are Brought to you by Team Building Activities HQAll Rights Reserved © 2011 Team Building Activities HQ
  2. 2. Brought To You By http://teambuildingactivitieshq.comThere are many ways create a more team-orientedworkplace. This can be done through activities andcreative teaching, once your team feels comfortable withone another you will notice a huge difference in the waythey interact. The first thing that any team leader mustdo is some team building activities. This is one way tobring the workplace together and create a better place towork.These activities can range from simple ice breakers tomore complex team building activities such as adventureactivities. When you work closely with a group of people,it is very important that each team member feels likepart of the group, and steps outside of their own comfortzone. This can be done by choosing the right teambuilding activities for your workplace. It has been provenby both government and University studies that when ateam of co workers completes a team building activitythey work better with one another, and have a deeperunderstanding about being on and working in a team.All Rights Reserved © 2011 Team Building Activities HQ
  3. 3. Brought To You By http://teambuildingactivitieshq.comThe critical part of a copasetic work place is a teameffort, and this is especially true in upper management.When the management cannot work together, it is highlyevident in every aspect of the workplace. In order tobring management together, team building exercisesmay be needed. The following are some activities thatwill help bring both management and staff closertogether. This way you will see productivity go up, aswell as the self esteem of the team members involved.Ice breakers: There is a large amount of choice in thisarea. These are usually defined a quick, down to thebasic games that will help relive tension. These gamescan help in learning the names of staff members, or givea little background information on each person involved.These short and to the point games help people relax andfeel comfortable with one another.Some examples of ice breakers:Three truths and one lie: Get a team member to saytwo true things about themselves and one lie. The otherteam members can try and find out what is true, andwhat is a lie.All Rights Reserved © 2011 Team Building Activities HQ
  4. 4. Brought To You By http://teambuildingactivitieshq.comSearch for someone: A list of things to look for is givento every member ( someone with brown hair, a birthdayin June, loves bananas..ECT) and each team membermust go around the room asking questions, in order tofind people who fit the categories given.What is in your wallet/ purse? : Each team memberhas to take a few things out of their wallet or purse.Showing the other team members.Some team building activitiesTeam builders: This is a very brood spectrum, as theseactivities have a huge range. There are some teambuilding activities for the workplace that are short games,much like icebreakers. While there, are more intenseteam building activities such as half day projects andinterview like partnerships. In most workplaces onlyshort team building activities are done, in order to helpeach of the team members get to know one another.Outdoor games: Outdoor games that require teams aregreat for building workplace friendships. A day of plannedout door activities such as: capture the flag, scavengerAll Rights Reserved © 2011 Team Building Activities HQ
  5. 5. Brought To You By http://teambuildingactivitieshq.comhunt and dodge ball are great ways to bring a teamtogether.Do you know bingo: This is a game in which everyteam member needs to get the “autograph” of a personwho matches a square on the bingo sheet (IE. Someonewho loves John Grishim) once all the squares have anautograph, you can claim a bingo.Who done it? This is a game in which every teammember writes down something they have done.Something that may be out of the ordinary. The rest ofthe group will have to try and match a person to eachactivity.These team building activities for the workplace aresimple and easy. There are more complex activities thatcan be done on weekend retreats company holidays.These may include a team building weekend, seminar orcamping trip. Anything that brings the work placetogether is considered a team building activity.The reason that so many companies and corporations areinvesting time and money into team building activities forthe work place is because the way a group worksAll Rights Reserved © 2011 Team Building Activities HQ
  6. 6. Brought To You By http://teambuildingactivitieshq.comtogether reflects on the amount of work they get done. Italso helps in lowering the turnover rate and thedepression rate within the work place.There are quite a few great reasons to implement teambuilding in your workplace. Regardless of the companybudget, or the deadlines you have, team building is anessential part of creating and keeping a well rounded andthriving business.All Rights Reserved © 2011 Team Building Activities HQ
  7. 7. Brought To You By http://teambuildingactivitieshq.comTo learn more about team building activities for theworkplace come visit us at:http://teambuildingactivitieshq.comIf you’d like 31 free icebreakers to take your teambuilding activities to the next level you can get that forfree by visiting: if you’d like an advanced toolbox of team buildingactivities, then I recommend you take a look at this: Rights Reserved © 2011 Team Building Activities HQ