December 29, 2023
Looking to strengthen the bonds within your team while exploring all the amazing offerings the city of Toronto has to offer? Here’s our awesome list of what we think are the Top 10 Fun Toronto Team Building Activities (including a unique experience we offer with our PLAYshops!). Read more.
December 15, 2023
The dynamics of work are shifting, placing mental health, flexibility, and employee expectations at the forefront, making team building, trust, connection and FUN more important than ever. Here’s a list of the top 10 reasons we think your team needs a team building plan for 2024. Read more.
November 30, 2023
While the idea of a work "family" can create a sense of belonging and loyalty, it can also lead to discomfort and blurred boundaries. Some employees may find it awkward to refer to their colleagues as family, especially if they prefer to keep their professional and personal lives separate. Learn more.
November 17, 2023
Holiday planning and the Black Friday frenzy can turn any workplace into a whirlwind of activity, endless to-do lists, and fires that seem to pop up daily. This translates to increased workloads, tight deadlines, and the need for seamless coordination – which means that if you’re part of a team, a strong united front to navigate all the holiday challenges is key. Learn more.
October 26, 2023
When you think of the steps it takes to lead a team, you’re probably thinking about setting strategic direction or making critical decisions. But, leadership is also about creating an environment where employees feel safe, valued, and empowered to contribute their best work. Learn more.
October 19, 2023
Psychological safety means an environment where team members can confidently inquire, make mistakes, contribute, and challenge ideas without the fear of negative consequences. It builds a culture of trust and open communication, and creates a place where team members feel safe to express their thoughts, creating a cohesive, innovative, and successful team. Read more.
October 4, 2023
In today's fast-paced and ever-changing organizations, resilience has been identified as a vital trait for both employees and the organizations themselves. And, research consistently demonstrates that resilience plays a huge role in improving both organizational and employee performance.
September 21, 2023
Resilience can play an important role in helping employees tackle workplace stress, competitive job markets, conflicts, and other job-related challenges. Learn how fostering resilience amongst your team members can lead to happier, more productive employees.
August 31, 2023
Aside from the skills and experience needed to succeed in a leadership role, one of the most critical skills a leader can have is emotional intelligence. Here's why it goes a long way in the workplace.
August 17, 2023
Imagine a workplace where employees possess exceptional technical skills but lack the ability to connect, communicate, or collaborate effectively. This is where emotional intelligence comes into play, bridging the gap between proficiency and productivity. Learn more!
July 25, 2023
Does your organization's productivity take a bit of a dive in the summer? Between summer holidays, shorter work weeks, and the desire to be outside, it can happen. Team building and story telling can help build connections and give your team the morale boost they need. Learn how!
July 13, 2023
Stories have the power to transport us, evoke emotions, and make information memorable. They connect us on a deeper level, allowing us to relate, empathize, and truly understand one another. Learn how you can use the power of storytelling in a corporate setting to better connect with your colleagues, clients and peers.
June 29, 2023
We’ve seen amazing and unexpected results from injecting a sense of fun and joy into corporate teams. Here's how finding your sandbox and scampering your way to innovation can empower your team through the power of play.
June 20, 2023
Do you remember how exciting class trips were when you were a kid? Learn how you can bring that feeling to the office, by focusing on outdoor team building, fun, and building strong connections and great memories.
May 30, 2023
Most teams are made up of people with diverse backgrounds, experience and perspectives -- if they weren't, they'd be pretty boring! Learn how team building can help bridge generational gaps and embrace diversity in the workplace.