Team building activities are often misunderstood as creating a cringe-worthy psychological exercise and a forced social situation. However, when we embrace a more effective and exciting alternative such as Laser Tag or Bubble Soccer, team building activities will stimulate team effectiveness.
Achieving Physical Wellness
Physical team building activities shows your employees how much their health matters to you. According to several research, these activities provides the opportunity to show off some confidence-boosting talents. Even the more couch-inclined employees would appreciate the occasional team building outings if it means spending some time away from their desks.
At times, even the most effective teams struggle to achieve a common goal as talented individuals define success differently. This is where physical team building activities comes in. These activities often converge to one single goal of winning. This then enable teams to work towards total alignment. In most cases, this togetherness would continue out of the activity, and into the office.
What is team building when the activities doesn’t build relationships? These activities creates opportunities to connect on a personal level, which improves team effectiveness. Even the US Special Forces and the Navy Seals facilitate such moments, you know how effective such activities can be!
Maybe it’s time to get everyone off their desks, into the field and have some fun to develop a more effective and motivated team! Let Cohesion take over the planning of your next team bonding day so everyone can focus on having fun!