Easy team building activities for adults


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Easy team building activities for adults

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  2. 2. Brought To You By http://teambuildingactivitieshq.comAdults can be hard to keep busy if you do not supply the rightentertainment. That is why team building companies all over the worldare coming up with new and creative ways to train employees. Thereason that team building has exploded in the last few years is becausethe need is great. People are having more and more issues in theworkplace, which can lead to poor work habits and a lack ofdetermination. Large companies and small businesses alike are able tocombat these issues by instilling a sense of pride and ownership in staffmembers. Team building is not something that needs to cost a lot ofmoney or take days to prepare for; easy team building activities foradults are readily available.Easy team building activities for adults are simple games and activitiesthat will bond a group of any size. These range from simple out dooractivities to “name game” quizzes. Each one of these activities beloware easy to do, and will help your team bond.Team building activitiesANIMAL/BARNYARD SOUNDS: Think of five or six different animalsthat make distinct animal sounds such as: cat, dog, snake, monkey,cow, pig, etc. Give each participant a piece of paper with one of theanimal names and have them find each other by making that animalsound. For example, all the dogs would find each other by barking.SENTENCE COMPLETION: Have the group introduce themselves bycompleting a low risk sentence. Examples: favorite food, animal,cartoon strip, musical group, funniest story you have ever heard, bestAll Rights Reserved © 2011 Team Building Activities HQ http://teambuildingactivitieshq.com
  3. 3. Brought To You By http://teambuildingactivitieshq.comjoke, hobbies or interests, funniest relative, what would you like to do ifyou had two extra hours today, what would you would do if you wonthe lottery, etc.WALLET/PURSE INTRODUCTIONS: Participants pull an object out oftheir wallet or purse, which represents them and explains why.TOSS A NAME: Standing in a circle, the person with the ball callssomeone by name and tosses the ball to them. When the other personcatches it, they say, “Thank you, _____________” (the name of theperson who threw it to him/her) and then calls upon another person totoss the ball to. After the balls have been tossed for a couple ofminutes, start a second ball going at the same time, then a third, andfinally a fourth.HUMAN KNOT: Participants should stand shoulder to shoulder in acircle. Each person should put his/her right hand into the middle of thecircle and join hands with someone across the circle (and not directly tohis/her right or left). Each person then places their left hand into thecircle and joins hands with a different person, and not the persondirectly to their left or right.All of the above team building activities are very easy to do, and veryeasy to set up. Most require no set up or planning. Team building wasmeant to be something that helps a team bond and unite, rather thanbe a costly operation. Team building will help your workplace becomeeverything it can be.All Rights Reserved © 2011 Team Building Activities HQ http://teambuildingactivitieshq.com
  4. 4. 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:http://teambuildingactivitieshq.com/31-icebreakers/And if you’d like an advanced toolbox of team buildingactivities, then I recommend you take a look at this:http://teambuildingactivitieshq.com/toolboxAll Rights Reserved © 2011 Team Building Activities HQ http://teambuildingactivitieshq.com