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Top marks for teaching team building

The new academic year is fast approaching and head teachers will already be busy planning ahead to ensure a strong start to the year.  Most schools will be welcoming new members of staff in September and, just like any other organisation, team change can present difficult challenges for senior managers. In the fast-paced school environment, […]

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Choosing the right team building activity

Team building is a great way to give your team the boost it needs and can often help you to improve communication, productivity and morale.  That being said, success hinges on choosing the right team building activity to suit your team and your objectives.  Here’s a useful guide to choosing the right activities and the […]

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Why Team building sometimes has a poor reputation

When you tell someone you are going to be taking part in some team building activities you will usually get one of two responses. One of these will be showing interest and asking about the activities and another will be a worried look on their face. So why do you sometimes get the second response, […]

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Understanding the potential issues within your teams

The first thing you need to do to be able to start correcting issues within your teams is to understand what the issues are.  Patrick Lencioni is an American writer on business management with a specific focus on team management. He lists the following as the five biggest dysfunctions for teams: Team members don’t trust […]

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School’s out for Summer, Are you?

All over the UK schools have now broken up for the summer holidays and most University years have ended. For all but a few companies who have a summer shut down the school holidays just mean quieter roads on the commute to work and little else changes. For most companies everything continues as normal albeit […]

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How great leaders help keep their best employees Part 2

There are many great reasons why a leader will want to keep their staff happy and keep them in their job role. One important key of this is a reduction in staff turnover which lowers recruitment costs, helps increase efficiency by not having to retrain staff and reduces training costs. These three elements alone can […]

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How Great Leaders Keep Their Best Employees

There are many great reasons why a leader will want to keep their staff happy and keep them in their job role. One important key of this is a reduction in staff turnover which lowers recruitment costs, helps increase efficiency by not having to retrain staff and reduces training costs. These three elements alone can […]

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How To Shake Off The Post Holiday Blues

It’s quite common for there to be a slight slump in morale in the post holiday’s seasons. These slumps can tend to appear just after Christmas in January and early February when Christmas has passed and the cold weather and dark nights have set in.  Another common time is in the autumn when the weather […]

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T is for team building, Theme nights and Table football

The twentieth installment in or journey from A to Z in the world of events covers the letter T. Team building Team building events are our most popular events which we run and have been through most of the nearly 20 years we have been in the events industry. Team building is the process of […]

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Get the most out of your next team building event

For most companies a team building event isn’t something which they will do on a regular basis. Because these events are not conducted that often it is important that they are planned in detail and that your company gets real value for money. A well run  team building day can be a great help to […]

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