To create and maintain a cohesive and focused team, it’s common to hold a company retreat. But too often, retreats are a boondoggle, sometimes they become a one way dialogue from senior leaders and all too often they are forged together at the very last minute. Any one of these scenarios will lead to a lack of engagement and boredom among participants.
To ensure teamwork and ROI(P), return on improved performance, during company retreats, it is priceless to include activities that are engaging and designed to build deeper connection.
Allow people to interact with one another in places and spaces other than meeting rooms! This helps team members get to know each other in meaningful ways and encourages collaboration and trust.
Activities like these can help employees learn more about each other and work better together.
Ready to jump in? Here are 6 ideas that will be sure to impact your next retreat in a positive way.