Trying to keep your staff motivated and feeling secure in the workplace is no easy task. Though, at the heart of the sales that keep your business running, are the employees that are pushing your product or service to consumers. Without well-trained, understanding employees, your business would not be where it is at today. The best thing that you can do as a business owner is to keep your employees well engaged, and a way to do this is to offer team-building activities. To find out 4 team team-building activities to help rally your new business could do.
1. Treasure hunts
Treasure hunts are a fun and interactive team-building activity that you could host for your employees. With the COVID-19 pandemic still causing issues all around the world, this is an activity that is very flexible and can be offered for outdoor premises that require no need for individuals to be near one another. Treasure hunts are a great way to force your employees to interact with one another and encourage their creative side. The beauty of an event such as this is that you could personalize it however you want. If this is something that you think you would be interested in, but you aren’t sure how to organize this, then check out team tactics for some ideas!
2. Virtual team-building
As previously mentioned, the COVID-19 pandemic has truly affected workplaces all over the world. This has forced companies to adapt to the needs of society. One of these needs is that a lot of workplaces now have employees working from home or offer hybrid working. Virtual team-building activities are a great way to keep your remote staff involved within the company. Virtual team building also saves the business from any costly travel expenditures and more importantly, is incredibly easy for all employees to use. Lastly, the attendance rate is also more likely to be higher than an in-person event.
3. Evening team-building
Evening team-building events are a good option for businesses that maybe can’t afford to take time off during the working week. Therefore, it is better to offer evening events to build up your team. This involves after-work activities such as cocktail classes, night-time dinners and drinks, and cinema outings.
4. Bespoke events
If you’re a business that wants to think outside the box, or you really want to treat your employees, you should look at offering your employees the chance to bond at bespoke events. Bespoke events could be anything such as mini breaks away, wellbeing retreats and even festivals. Offering them an adventure where you will all laugh, chat, and bond together is a remarkable experience.
When you sun a business it is important, once you find reliable employees, to make them feel apart of your team. Hopefully, one of these 4 team-building activities is a great fit for you and your team.
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Katie Ault is a blogging intern at LadyBossBlogger. She has graduated from Bridgewater State University with a BFA in English Literature and a minor in Sociology.