Why Are Businesses Spending More on Team Building Events?
Over recent years we have seen that more and more businesses have been spending an increased amount on their team building events, but why?
Is the Financial Crisis Over?
Recently, businesses have been realising all of the amazing benefits that team bonding can provide. Alongside this, the current economic climate has alot grown stronger since 2008 financial crisis, which means businesses have more expenditure to invest in its people. These reasons have gone hand in hand in allowing firms to afford to go on more team building events as a way to improve morale.
Team building events are seen as a useful tool that get staff thinking differently. Communicating better with one another, solving problems and increasing productivity by using developing many other soft skills.
There are 100's of team aways ideas to suit all group sizes and outcomes.
Modern Activities for a New World
Recently there has also been a shift from the traditional team building days to things that are much more unique and innovative. The usual activities like assault courses, bowling and Go Karting have been swapped out for activities like Crystal Collection, Commercial Teambreak and cookery events like Cocktail Making and Pizza Making. This is because not only are these events better to arrange for your team but they are also specifically targeted to achieving a specific outcome whatever it may be.
Spending more annually on team building events actually means investing in staff development and staff retention.