Team Building Blog

Funktion Event’s Team Building Blog is a hub of all the team building ideas and inspiration that you could ever need when it come to planning teamwork activities. We regularly update this area with all the best trends and information that you may find useful. From work christmas party ideas to some team energisers. No matter what your aim is, how big your team is or what industry you work in, an effective team building event is vital for a healthy, happy team and team bonding too!

Birmingham Bars for a Working Lunch
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Birmingham Bars for a Working Lunch

Deciding where to go for a working lunch in Birmingham? This compre­hen­sive list of business lunch venues will give you options to suit your meetings requ­ire­ments.
Manchester Bars for a Working Lunch
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Manchester Bars for a Working Lunch

If you’re tired of the same old schedule, switch up your usual midday plans and treat the team to one of these fantastic Manchester bars for a working lunch!
Great Meeting Rooms in Chester
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Great Meeting Rooms in Chester

Find the perfect meeting room in Chester. Whether you need an inspi­rational view, city centre meeting room or space for a team building activity, see the list
Venues in Chester for Away Days
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Venues in Chester for Away Days

Find the perfect venue for your next company away day in Chester. 10 of the best venues with function rooms and space for team building activities in one place
5 Team Building Problem Solving Activities
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5 Team Building Problem Solving Activities

If you’re looking to motivate your colleagues/­employees and put your team’s skills to the test, here are 5 team problem solving activities for your company to get stuck into!
5 Great Team Away Day Ideas
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5 Great Team Away Day Ideas

As we head into the warmer months of the year, here are five great team bonding activities for you and your company to challenge yourselves and have fun with!
5 Indoor Team Building Activities
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5 Indoor Team Building Activities

Rain or shine, these 5 indoor team building ideas won’t dampen your day. Inclusive, competitive, well-being and team spirt team ideas. See them here with videos
How to Plan Ahead for Your Team Event?
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How to Plan Ahead for Your Team Event?

When it comes to planning a team building event you want to make sure you are as organised as you can possibly be. Take 5 mins and have a read of this guide...

Team Away Day Inspiration

When it comes to planning a team building workshop, you can hit a road block pretty early on with where to start. That’s where this blog comes in to help! This space is brimming with ideas and advice, tips and testimonials to kick start your planning and steer you in the right direction. No matter where you are around the UK, team building is such a significant trend nowadays that you can find an experience right in your little hometown.

Alter­natively, if your organisation is on a strict budget, office team building exercises are a great way to break up the day. From a simple Friday afternoon quiz to planned activities in the workplace, there’s no excuse not to invigorate your entire staff with these tried and true team workshops. And at the end of the year, why not treat your team to some work Christmas party ideas like the smartphone Christmas treasure hunt.

Confidence for Team Building Ideas

Aside from the 100’s of activities we can organise for you, boosting your confidence as an event planner is also a priority. The team building blog features pieces about being a good leader and goals for team events to help you out. If you’re looking to bond a team, opt for a colla­borative experience. If you want to test key soft skills like teamwork, try a high-pressure activity that’s outside of your teams comfort zone!