In every customized team building workshop that I have designed and facilitated, a fascinating aspect that I always consider is the dynamics of the different groups of participants. The combination of technique, art and enthusiasm that goes into my team building activities enables people to share stories and ideas, while playing games and having fun together.
Why team building activities? Because they can yield the following results:
- When people take time to learn about one another, when they commit to work under pressure as well as laugh together, have fun and share memories, then they are able to form meaningful relationships and become engaged in what they do;
- When its members maintain a high-trust working environment, a team can easily adapt to change management and develop individual and collective resilience;
- A passionate team is keen to preserve optimal levels of commitment, efficiency and accountability.
Creativity, inspiration, skills and engagement are always important ingredients in the planning of my team building events, making them successful every time. And meticulous preparation is vital, to ensure that every one of those activities concludes on a specific note, and makes it much more than just a happy memory.
I strongly believe in the power of well-designed interactive workshops. I know that working with different teams to help them grow, be engaged and achieve success will eventually lead to high-performers, happy customers and sustainable organizations.
© Muriel Matta 2018
Muriel Matta (BSc, MSc, MPhil, Cert CTT Practitioner) is an HR Advisor, Coach, Trainer and Facilitator.
She is a multilingual Human Resources Management expert, with extensive cross-cultural experience.