24 Jun Top 10 Summer Team Building
Top 10 summertime activities
June is almost over and the air-conditioning wars have been dividing even the most affectionate colleagues for a while, holidays are still far away but the work deadlines are, on the contrary, incredibly close…
We like overcoming such paradoxes and stimulating fresh ideas with some action and a heavy amount of fun, especially in Summer because no other season suits so well to open-air activities. Our suggestions are multiple: you could explore the wonders of Dubai guided by an iPad or take an adventure in the Swiss Alps like a survival expert! You actually could just build the most fanciful carton boat ever together with your team (making it resistant would be useful too, as you might need to test it in the swimming pool!) and treat yourselves with a refreshing customized cocktail enjoying each other’s company. Take a look at our new video to get a full idea of the captivating activities that TeamWorking has to offer in Italy and around the world!
In our experience, this is the greatest summer evening activity! Always wandered if blueberries match with dragon fruit? Experiment, try unparalleled combinations with your teammates and create your very own cocktail. Just do not forget to give it a yummy name!
Learn new skills from some of the world’s leading bartenders, get involved in entertaining interactive cocktail games and, last but not least, simply enjoy a playful time with the ones always supporting you during long working hours.
2. Urban Game
Fun and effective – something that scavenger hunt and treasure hunt have proven to be! Given a time frame, a mission, tools, clues and a playing field, your team will communicate and unite by following a common strategy. Feel the atmosphere of the city, discover the most interesting parts, get acquainted in the same time with food and culture. Routes to follow, places to find, questions to answer, pictures to take – but above all an enjoyable afternoon, that adds much more value to the typical “city tour” by creating create relations, boosting creativity and team spirit!
The accountant in your department surely knows how to keep your invoices in order, but probably forgot the Archimedes’ principle. Remind him by taking your team to the beach and try to build within certain time and with limited resources a boat… a carton boat! The fun is to build, create, decorate and in some cases… evento to swim together!
Italians are undiscussed masters when it comes to fashion and design. Make the secret dream of your sales manager come true by engaging him/her in developing the most fanciful car. Collect all the necessary materials (possibly recycled ones), plan the work step by step and bring the project to life! Ultimately test your product by driving your very special Crazy Car on the Crazy Car Track we prepared for you!
Your teammates will stretch their minds and their bodies (don’t worry, only slightly) with this experience! This activity brings out the sense of fun, wit, craftiness, competitive drive and hilarity of even the most reserved of workmates. You will be surprised by how agreeable the company of your grumpiest colleague may be after a full batch of sunshine, vitamin D and movement – and these are only the first three benefits of Outdoor activities.
The peers of yours who are basicaly grown up scouts will perform outstandingly in this game, the others will catch up with one of the most entertaining childhood adventures. The Orienteering is a time trial in which competing teams explore the nature. Equipped with maps and sometimes compasses, the participants must reach the finish line in the shortest time possible, passing through the series of control points that have to be followed in a specified order. The clue of the game is to find the best path to follow… and win the race.
Take the challenge of this unique format, you won’t regret it! Our Survival simulations are designed to teach teams how to improve their problem solving skills by developing an interpersonal (people) and rational (task) approachs, along with behaviors that lead to successful teamwork.
Lip Dub is probably the most joyful format developed so far. This not just a simple music videoclip, but it’s a team building activity which offers to participants the great opportunity to express their own personality, develop creativity during a day of fun with their colleagues. It is a reknowned fact that having fun, singing and dancing together, creates strong links among people sharing this experience. Moreover, you might have shared the your office with the new Madonna for years without knowing it!
Sea breeze, beautiful sceneries and sense of freedom make of Team Sailing the best remedy against stress. This team bulding is particularly suitable for the ones always up for an adventure in the open sea. “The crew” is pulled out of its comfort zone, team members find themselves in a completely new situation away from the daily routine and common duties. Team Sailing a great tool that improves interpersonal, communication and leadership skills but, above all, allows participants to live a common experience and improve teamwork.
The main pillars of this charming teamwork project are creativity, art and cooperation. Normally the actual team building activity is preceded by a sculptor or a team of artists performing their skills by creating authentic sand monuments. This is why Sand Castle Team Building is a real 3 in 1 format, blending the benefits of team building, the charm of an artistic show and even original advertisement as every client can include his brand’s and corporate key features in the sculpture.
Have a mesmerizing summer with us!
Several researches have proven that time spent in the fresh air and sunshine can increase productivity and well being. Make the most of summertime and invite your team to enjoy some sunshine while growing professionally thanks to TeamWorking outdoor and indoor team building activities.
For best results, we recommend to choose more than one team building format, in order to combine indoor and outdoor activities. A diversified context, in fact, guarantees that your team will enjoy the most benefits, as in this way every person will be able to try more activities and have a better chance to excel during different times throughout an event.
We are open to any questions you might have and will gladly assist you organizing an unforgettable experience for your team. You can easily reach us right now!