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Now, we all know that Team Building holds some benefits. It’s a great way to bring your team together and help them bond, making work a better place to be. But did you know there’s so much more to Team Building than what it says on the box? If you did, that’s great! If you didn’t, no problem! We’ve put together a list of the Top 5 benefits of Team Building to show you why a Corporate Away Day is essential for all teams!

1. Boosts Morale

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Team Building Activities are perfect for boosting morale. Outdoor activities often involve exercise, which boosts endorphins making for happier employees! In addition, teams can cheer each other on, which helps to build that all-important bond between colleagues!

Here’s some of our Outdoor Team Building Activities that can help boost morale!

  1. Bonkers Team Games
  2. Old School Sports Day
  3. Soap Box Derby
  4. Bubble Football
  5. Crystal Challenge

2. Improves Communication

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Did you know that 50% of positive changes in communication are attributed to socialising out of work? With statistics like that, who wouldn’t want to go on Corporate Away Day? Team Building Activities often involve teams working together to achieve a mutually desirable outcome. When the stresses of deadlines and work are taken away and replaced with fun and enthusiasm, teams find it much easier to work together. Therefore, by taking your team out, it could help them learn to communicate in new and effective ways that can be brought back into the office!

Here’s some examples of Team Building Events that can help your team communicate better!

  1. CSI Experience
  2. Bonkers Team Games
  3. Masterpiece
  4. Crystal Challenge
  5. Teamopoly

3. Boosts Company Culture

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Company culture can be a game changer for employees. When working in teams, it can be difficult to get everyone involved and have all team members enjoy being at work. However, Team Building Activities helps team members to build better relationships with their colleagues and managers, boosting company culture. But the benefits don’t stop there! Did you know that companies that actively manage their culture have a 40% higher employee retention rate? Who wouldn’t want that!

Here’s some ideas for Team Building Activities that help boost company culture!

  1. Old School Sports Day
  2. Bonkers Team Games
  3. Soap Box Derby
  4. It’s A Knockout
  5. Crystal Challenge

4. Brings Out Hidden Strengths

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Whilst some people wear their strengths like a badge of honour, others keep theirs hidden away. Sometimes in the corporate world, we see our colleagues by their job titles, which can cause some strengths and talents to be overlooked. However, Team Building Events can help to break down this barrier and help everyone realise their true potential and the potential of others.

For example, Adam in HR might have some great sales tips for you! Or maybe Gemma in Accounting can help you negotiate deals with clients! Instead of waiting to see if these talents reveal themselves, try a Team Building Experience to help your employees realise and reveal their hidden strengths!

Here’s some ideas for Team Building Events that could help your employees discover each other’s hidden strengths!

  1. Teamopoly
  2. Wall Street Traders
  3. Crack the Code
  4. The Apprentices
  5. Dragons Lair

5. Increased Productivity

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We all like to think we’re productive at work. But how many times have you stopped working to look at your phone, or to wander around the house? Then that 5 minute break turns into a 15 minute break, or even longer! Getting together as a team can be a great way to increase productivity by encouraging employees to boost each other’s morale and become more efficient and productive when working together! Still not convinced? Well, did you know that happier employees raise business productivity by 31%? So why not book a Corporate Away Day today to boost the morale and productivity of your team!

Here’s some ideas for Team Building Experiences that can help to increase productivity!

  1. It’s A Knockout
  2. Masterpiece
  3. The Big Virtual Pub Quiz
  4. Teamopoly
  5. Old School Sports Day
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So there you have it! Our Top 5 Team Building benefits! Team Building/Corporate Events can be a fantastic way for your team to get to know each other outside of work and can improve how they work within the workplace. Whether it’s an icebreaker event or simply a way to give your employees a break and let them have some fun, Team Building has so many extra benefits, why wouldn’t you want to book?! If the suggestions above don’t work for you, no need to worry! You can check out our full range of Team Building Events here, and our team will be on hand to help you every step of the way! Don’t wait now to cash in on these benefits!