Running with the Team, Corporate Challenge
Team building is essential for any company no matter how big or small. For a company to get the most out their workforce, employee satisfaction must be at its highest.
Breaking down the barriers associated with working in a large offices with multiple departments and improves teamwork throughout. Team building builds the relationships within employee’s, bringing them together, leading to a more successful and creative workplace that inspires idea’s and cross pollination of knowledge and experiences.
With this shared knowledge and experience, colleagues can encourage development among themselves, improving your workforce’s expertise, enhancing the company as a whole
How can exercise be incorporated into team building?
Corporate wellness has been talked about a lot in recent years. Healthy employee’s are proven to be more driven, more willing to succeed and help others. Exercise can improve an employee’s performance through relieving stress that can build up in modern day work life. It improves sleep patterns and boost’s mood and confidence.
One way of including corporate wellness into team building is entering a team of employees into a race be it a 5k, 10k, marathon, or even a cycling event.
The training associated with a corporate challenge builds relationships among employee’s and enhances company culture. This in turn fosters greater innovation and ability to suggest idea’s without a feeling of rejection if it isn’t accepted.
You could also consider an obstacle race or fun run. The team nature of these events are perfectly suited for corporate challenge events.
So what kind of corporate challenge and team building exercises are there?
Adventure centre’s and outdoor education centre’s all over the country hold team building programs for companies. These programs encourage development in specific area’s too, such as exercises to develop leadership, trust building, team inclusion and development.
If you’re a business manager, organizing a team to enter in a race is not only an good idea for your employee in terms of health but good for your business image as it generates positive company notoriety and community exposure.
So what are you waiting for? Grab your work buddies and sign up for a corporate challenge event today.
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