In the business world, effective teamwork directly affects the success of a company. Team-building is an important skill that is definitely worth your time and attention. Consider throwing a corporate party at a place where you and your colleagues can develop the following team-building skills:
Knowing how to communicate effectively enough to work with someone is a skill that is often overlooked in the workplace. A simple team-building event in which your staff has to rely on each other to succeed can improve the way they communicate on a regular basis. When they compete in a game, for example, they have to use words of encouragement and leadership in order for their team can be victorious. You’ll find that these communication skills translate well to the office.
A team-building activity puts your employees in a situation where they must look closely at themselves. This seemingly simple activity can actually teach them important lessons they can take into the workplace. Objectively evaluating one’s own behavior and performance is an important element of growth. When the staff is able to be more self-aware on a personal level, they can better come together as a whole.
It is easy to get caught up in your own work and forget about the efforts of others. A team-building activity can put the spotlight on your fellow workers so you take some time to appreciate them and what they do. An activity that allows your staff to get together and have fun can make office morale much better when you get back to work.
Considering the laughter and friendly competition involved in each game of WhirlyBall, it is easy to see how this team-building activity can have a positive effect on your staff. Throw your next corporate party or event with us, and let your employees spend some time relaxing together. Call (773) 486-7777 to learn more about our corporate party specials.