“Individually we are a drop, but together we are an ocean.”
Team building has become an extremely important element within the ever changing world of business. It has become vital to invest time and effort into team building, in order to keep your employees – or as we like to call it, team – invested, satisfied and efficient.
Team building is not just a way of giving your team an opportunity to get away from behind their screens and the routine of daily tasks – which sure is a bonus – but also a way to encourage engagement between team members; as well as a way for management to gain insight into and knowledge of each individual team member’s skills and mind-set. We have compiled a few advantages of participating in team building events:
- Productivity Levels Increase
The first goal of any team building event should be to improve and increase the levels of productivity amongst the team. By identifying ways to improve productivity and encouraging your team to work together in a more efficient manner, you reduce the time and effort required to get tasks done.
- Improved Company Culture Leads to Higher Motivation
Company culture and business environments play a large roll in motivating employees to work harder and more efficiently. Team building shows employees that the company is invested in their staff members and makes for a more comfortable working environment. Successful completion of team building tasks leads to increased confidence, which in turn improves motivational levels.
- Supports Creativity
Team building encourages employees with diverse perspectives and expertise to come together and share their ideas. By doing this you give your team the opportunity to use their imaginations and come up with creative solutions.
- Positive Recognition
Team building activities and tasks are completed by making use of each individual team member’s skills and knowledge. By giving team members positive recognition for the part they played in the completion of each task you ensure that they know what values the company is built on and how they contribute to the success of the future of the company.
- Improved Communication
Fun and engaging team building events allow employees to get to know each other and gain a deeper understanding of one another, as well as resolving any previous conflicts that might have existed between members.
Team building events are a great way to increase trust, improve communication and motivation, as well as increase productivity, all while having fun out of the office.
Mount Amanzi offers customised team building and events, hosted against the unique backdrop of the beautiful Magaliesberg Mountains and the Crocodile River. Have a look at our packages or enquire about your tailor-made requirements!
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