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Fri, 23 Sep 2011 00:00:00 -0400Employee performance affects all aspects of a business from departmental targets to customer service targets. Put simply, motivated employees result in higher number of sales, much more productivity and a higher rate of customer satisfaction. In short, a motivated employee is a productive employee.
Wed, 14 Sep 2011 00:00:00 -0400Relationship building is vitally important within an organization. Without strong relationships between team members, employees and managers, you cannot have productive work flow. In addition, facilitation training is equally important. It will teach you how to facilitate work and productivity so that your organization runs like a well-oiled machine.
Tue, 06 Sep 2011 00:00:00 -0400Having a strong and effective team culture in your organisation will really boost your business' overall productivity, achievements and development, as well as making your business more pleasant to work for, helping you keep and recruit top staff. However these types of teams don't just happen by accident though, they need to be created and developed and team building exercises are an ideal way to improve your business' team environment and boost your business performance.
Wed, 24 Aug 2011 00:00:00 -0400In the corporate world the most important thing is cooperation or team work. No single employee, however talented he/she may be can push forward you company to the top alone. There must be an integrated team of devoted workers who share the dream and dedication of working hard and winning laurels for the company. Team building is a process of integrating in your staff the very basic and very essential spirit of team work. Team building Singapore is such an organization which provides a whole array of specially planned and expertly executed events which help your employees to form a real time.
Sun, 14 Aug 2011 00:00:00 -0400Team building exercises can be fun and challenging, but the real reason more and more organisations and businesses use team building exercises these days is because of the various ways in which these exercises can be effective and useful toward achieving organisational goals. In essence, team building exercises encompass a wide range of group or organisational activities fundamentally aimed and designed to improve the performance of a team as a whole.
Tue, 19 Jul 2011 00:00:00 -0400Do you need an innovative way to raise staff morale at the office? Have you been looking for just the right place to take your staff out in honor of a job well done? Then why not take your team out for a night of fun and/or skill-building at the go kart race track? Spending a day or evening with coworkers in a high-speed racing event can be the perfect solution for your next team building outing.
Thu, 22 Jul 2010 00:00:00 -0400Balloon twisting can offer your group a form of entertainment, a way to raise money, or both, without the need for a lot of expensive equipment. What's more, learning to make simple balloon twisted shapes is easy enough that someone from your organization who has an interest in this art and loves to perform can easily learn how to do it, thus providing you with an incredibly cheap attention getter or fund raising activity.
Mon, 10 May 2010 00:00:00 -0400The city of Glasgow has been identified by event management companies as having good facilities to host team building and corporate hospitality events. The city which is the third largest in the UK, has plenty of suitable indoor and outdoor locations for events of this nature, and by road, rail, and air has a sound transport infrastructure. If it is a viable option, event management companies will use Glasgow for their team building and corporate hospitality requirements.
Wed, 14 Apr 2010 00:00:00 -0400There's nothing like the whiff of fear to motivate people, and that's why many corporate team building sessions involve an element of adventure activity such as white water rafting. Teamwork is highly valued in most workplaces as it is a proven way of getting complex jobs done and achieving goals. When a job requires several people with different skills and personalities to be involved, it usually runs more smoothly when those people set their egos aside, respect each other and communicate with each other.
Wed, 24 Mar 2010 00:00:00 -0400Regardless of the industry in which you work, checklists save lives, money, and time. Despite having numbers of technological tools at our disposal, humans are still prone to needless error. These situations - whether simple or complex - can be avoided with a concise, yet comprehensive operations checklist. Not only can it boost performance, but it can also be an effective team building strategy.
Thu, 18 Feb 2010 00:00:00 -0500Team building means different things to different people, ranging from a fun experience to serious intentions of behavioral change. According to its official definition, team building refers to the process of establishing and developing a greater sense of collaboration and trust between team members. A variety of organizations, companies, schools and other institutions have decided to invest in team building by participating in interactive exercises, team assessment techniques and group discussions that enable people to cultivate this greater sense of teamwork.
Thu, 28 Jan 2010 00:00:00 -0500At least that's what a lot of people say. I was going to call it a night and retire on the couch to watch the ladder part of a House episode and it hit me like a ton of bricks. " I have a great deal more to do tonight, yet am so tired", I was thinking to myself. Just what exactly is keeping me here, writing this to you? Well, lets just say that I know my team is also awake plugging away at making this world, somehow, a better place.
Sun, 27 Dec 2009 00:00:00 -0500Think about anyone you know who is incredibly successful. Do these people do everything themselves? Do they do it all themselves? Think of J.K. Rowling, the author of the Harry Potter books. She writes the books, but does she do all the legal work, all the marketing, distribution, printing, advertising and public relations?
Thu, 16 Apr 2009 00:00:00 -0400Each year, big business conglomerates try to outdo each other by hosting the corporate function of the decade, so here are a handful of earmarked corporate functions with kick.
Tue, 17 Feb 2009 00:00:00 -0500Business behemoths have slowly cottoned on to the fact that, in order to have a productive work force, it is imperative to reward outstanding service. Thankfully, the days of insufferable cocktail parties and endless speeches over dinner are a thing of the past and innovative corporates are looking a little further afield for unique corporate events.
Tue, 25 Nov 2008 00:00:00 -0500The ultimate goal of any multi-level marketing company is to market products and services through individuals who obtain customers for the multi-level firm. Thus, MLM is also known as referral or relationship marketing. This industry has both its enthusiastic champions and scathing critics. As a result, anyone interested in getting involved with such a business venture should look at both sides.
Mon, 21 Jul 2008 00:00:00 -0400Business team building is a worthwhile and effective exercise for improving productivity and efficiency. That said, most business owners treat the concept of team building with some skepticism and disdain, despite the tangible benefits it can bring to a team of employees. From the largest organization down to the smallest, team building and down-time are of significance in bringing teams closer together and in making team units work more cohesively and more closely.
Mon, 30 Jun 2008 00:00:00 -0400Group dynamics is an important aspect for the success of any business - big or small. This is why companies are inviting trainers to conduct programs in team building and leadership. In fact, according to the experts, fun team building activities during the training program bring about dynamic team understanding and synergy.
Tue, 17 Jun 2008 00:00:00 -0400Increase organizational productivity by providing your resources with a qualitative workplace. Build teams that work. Quality of a product or service is directly proportional to the quality of resources used. When it comes to discuss human resources, it becomes more crucial, as efficient human resources can make better use of other resources, i.e. economic and financial etc.
Sat, 17 May 2008 00:00:00 -0400The word 'team-building' can conjour up a wide-range of reactions. For some it is flinching memories of rock climbing or tug-of-war contests, and one renegade international company in the 1980s placed 'coal walking' on the internal motivation agenda, only to end up with a few law suits, burnt feet and a singed reputation for the rest of the well-run industry.
Thu, 10 Apr 2008 00:00:00 -0400Understanding different values is crucial to understanding how diversity impacts business. Here is a team building activity that will begin to improve your small group communication and conflict resolution skill.
Mon, 03 Mar 2008 00:00:00 -0500At smaller companies, the opportunity to get it right is just as good at larger companies, if not better. The impact you have as the leader of your organization is that much greater.
Mon, 04 Feb 2008 00:00:00 -0500Empowering people is the key to building a high-performance team. Once you empower people by learning how to motivate and inspire them, they will want to work with you to help you achieve your goals in everything you do. Your ability to enlist the knowledge, energy and resources of others enables you to become a multiplication sign, to leverage yourself so that you accomplish far more than the average person and in a far shorter period of time.
Mon, 10 Dec 2007 00:00:00 -0500Do not let your business take over. Smart companies use a business model where delegation and teamwork is what gets the job done. The same principles apply regardless of the size of the business.
Sun, 09 Dec 2007 00:00:00 -0500Whether you already have good communication skills under your belt, you've taken business communication courses and are in the process of practicing what you've learned, or if you're just beginning to look into new business communication methods, this article will help you take your business communication to the next level.