What do Leadership Development Consulting companies do when they need some team building and a little outside time? They come to CBST Adventures. We love when we get to work with companies who are as passionate about leadership development and team dynamics as we are. Such was the case when [...]
Tech.Co, a tech startup publication, recently published an article sharing how team building increases company productivity. We don't want to spoil the article but to give you a quick teaser, some of the key benefits of team building discussed in the article include: Increased Openness, Enhanced Communication, and Better Identification [...]
So often companies think that team builds have to be highly structured and serious events in order for them to be relevant and applicable to their business. In our experience working with companies from thriving small businesses to Fortune 10 corporations, laughter and fun can be incredibly powerful tools in [...]
Retreats, sales meetings, or quarterly reviews have become necessary lifeblood for businesses today. They’re great for looking back and planning ahead or even charting a new course. Oftentimes, however, these meetings can be quite intense and mentally draining after a full day or two of discussions, presentations, and problem solving. [...]
In a recent article, Inc. Magazine talks about how traditional team building activities such as ropes courses and ice breakers have grown tired and cliche. Companies and teams are now looking for new alternatives to better grow and integrate their teams and Inc. has made a couple suggestions. Number one [...]
It’s amazing how the outdoors and the experiences they offer can provide powerful metaphors for the professional world. Whether it’s gaining insights from something you do outside or seeing nature as analogous to an area of your work or life, the outdoors can be extremely beneficial. With this in mind, [...]
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.
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 [...]
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 [...]