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Quick team building activities for the workplace

  1. 1. Brought To You By http://teambuildingactivitieshq.comQuick Team Building ActivitiesFor The Workplace Brought to you by Team Building Activities HQAll Rights Reserved © 2011 Team Building Activities HQ http://teambuildingactivitieshq.com
  2. 2. Brought To You By http://teambuildingactivitieshq.comWanting your team of employees to work together in a healthy andproductive manor is something all staff leaders want. In order to makethis happen you are going to need to put forth an effort to make thathappen. You can do that by providing some quick team buildingactivities for the workplace. These activities will not take a hugeamount of time out of your work schedule, but can have some prettygreat results, when done right.Not all companies have the funds or the need to go on week longretreats or dedicate full days to team building, for some companies,quick activities are better. Some great examples of quick and easy teambuilding activities are:Coat of arms: Each group of 2 or 3 will be given the task of creating acoat of arms. This will stand for everything that they believe, and wantto see happen within the group and the company. This can be donewithin an hour or so, and each group can then explain what their owncoat of arms means to them. This is a quick and easy task that will bringthe work place together.Ice Breakers: if you do not have the time for full on team buildingactivities, you can always do a few ice breakers. These are basic “learnmore about you” games. Games such as autograph bingo, know me,know you, who done it and one thing about me. Are great ways to helpyour employees get to know one another, and they way they think.Lunch out: A quick lunch out as a staff team is something that workssurprisingly well. Bonding over food and conversation, is sometimes theAll Rights Reserved © 2011 Team Building Activities HQ http://teambuildingactivitieshq.com
  3. 3. Brought To You By http://teambuildingactivitieshq.combest way to bring a team together. This can be done each month, orevery week, depending on the budget and the need.Birthdays: Although it may not seem like a big deal to celebratebirthdays, it brings the staff together. Each birthday should beacknowledged and celebrated. No body will feel left out this way. Eachperson on staff can take turn buying the cake and other items, this waythe planning can be done as a team effort. Birthdays of themanagement and staff should be celebrated together, in order to showcloseness and community.All of these quick and easy ways to team build can make a hugedifference on your workplace. It has been proven that when a companymakes an effort to team build, and prove staff wellness, they see greatresults. These results are: better productivity, fewer staff turnovers,better staff communication and a greater sense of worth within theworkplace. For these reasons alone team building is important. Teambuilding will also give a greater love for work and a higher self esteemlevel to the employees, making it beneficial for all involved. If you arelooking for other quick team building activities for the workplace, theHR department could have some helpful information for you.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