Our CEO, Jay Irwin, recently appeared on the 'Conscious Millionaire' podcast, a top 2017 podcast according to Inc. Magazine. On the podcast, Jay talks about how companies can best generate maximum results with your team. This is a podcast you don't want to miss. To give it a listen, click here.
Wired Magazine recently did a video story at MIT's Media Lab, which is tackling some of the world's greatest challenges from fighting pollution and to urban modeling through making team collaboration and communication an efficient science. Check out the video here to learn the strategies behind of MIT's Media Lab's approach to [...]
VIDEO SHARE: TED Talk on Team Building Activity that Actually is a Metaphor for Building Great Teams
This 2010 TED talk is an oldie but a goodie as Tom Wujec from Autodesk presents a unique team building activity that in of itself provides insights for building effective teams. Check it out!
In 2014, McKinnsey & Company wrote an article on 'Why Leadership Development Programs Fail.' The blog highlights key oversights made by companies when choosing to invest in development programs including not considering 'Context, Applicability, Mindset, and Measurement.' We love when major and influential companies like McKinnsey & Co. speak into [...]
From time to time, we have the pleasure of helping companies celebrate major milestones and achievements. For Stein Collection, a resort and lodging management company, they were celebrating a record year in 2016. Not surprisingly, Stein Collection asked for the focus of the event to be creating a fun, enjoyable [...]
In our experience, we’ve found that mountain ranches can be an incredible venue for teams to host a team build. For one of our recent events, we created a team building experience at Spruce Mountain Ranch, a sprawling ranch typically used for show cattle - on this day it played [...]
Given we're a big proponent of experiential learning, specifically through our Experiential Leadership Development and Team Building programs, we wanted to share this article from the 'Chief Learning Officer' online publication, which is part of Human Capital Media - a major human performance media outlet. The article shares the 10 benefits of experiential [...]
Team building might not be very high on a startup’s to-do list with all the demands that come with growing a new company – getting customers, fundraising, and hiring employees, just to name a few. Yet, more and more startups and emerging companies are realizing the value in investing in [...]
Stanford University's resource center for entrepreneurship known as the eCorner recently released a talk by Stanford's President John Hennessy on the essential qualities of team building. We won't share too much as you should watch the video but Hennessy talks about the importance of trust and delegation and that one's [...]
One of the coolest things that we get to witness is when companies and teams experience a team-build that benefits their local community. We find that these experiences seem to add another layer of meaning and purpose to the dynamics of the team build. Such was the case with a [...]