Chapter 1

Introduction to Team Building

Time and time again we’ve seen the importance of teamwork. Teams that work well together are simply more effective, more productive, and more successful than those that don’t have those bonds of trust and cohesiveness with one another. Which is why you’re going to love this mega guide of the best team building activities guaranteed to bring everyone together. We’ve done all the hard work so you don’t have to, with this guide you’ll never be at a loss as to what team building activity you should be holding next. Improve your organizational culture, foster better communication, and strengthen cooperation with this ultimate list of team building activities.

Whether you’re a small business or a multinational conglomerate, the most important resource any business has in their arsenal are the people that work for them. But, more important than hiring rockstars and A-players is making sure that you have a team that can work well together.

“If you want to go quickly, go alone. If you want to go far, go together.”

As is already fairly obvious from the name, team building exercises are designed to help form those bonds of trust, co-operation and communication that are essential building blocks in every high-performing team.

Almost universally, business leaders and managers alike have identified how improving the teamwork amongst their employees leads to direct improvements in business results and profitability. With multiple research studies concluding that team building activities not only improve teamwork but also enhances overall team performance.