October 26, 2020

9 Ways To Build Trust In Virtual Teams

Trust is often referred to as the holy grail for teamwork – everyone seems to agree that it is important, yet few seem to know how go about instilling it in their […]
October 23, 2020

5 Tricks For A Virtual Team To Collaborate Effectively

“I logged in to the call at 10AM sharp as scheduled. Our boss didn’t show up on time (again!). Someone asked how everyone is doing. (Like, how do YOU think, Neil?) Since […]
July 10, 2020

Why Wednesday Is Ideal For Virtual Team Building Activities?

“Fantastic – that sounds great. So, when do you want to schedule the session?” I was at the end of a customer call, post Covid-19. It is important that I specifically mention […]
April 18, 2019

5 Ways To Have Fun At Work

Does your workplace feel like it lacks sunshine? Do your employees look disinterested and disengaged? With the increasing work pressure across sectors, it’s not an uncommon phenomenon. In fact, as per reports, […]
March 15, 2017

What Drives People?

How can we make every employee contribute to an organization’s success? How can we ensure that our most talented employees continue to thrive? How can we keep our employees motivated? These are […]
November 30, 2015
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The Three C’s Of A Workshop : Competition, Complements, and Collaboration

Some time ago, I did a “CorporateTheatre” Power Team Dynamics workshop with the leadership team of a hospital group. They were a senior, experienced, and highly qualified bunch from various speciality groups […]
July 14, 2015

Teaching Without Teaching: Handling a Crowd

Facilitators, trainers, teachers, leaders. What’s one thing these individuals all have in common? Working with groups, large and small. Whether these groups are made up of children, newbies in a company, or […]
November 24, 2014
happiness

10 best books to gift your team during a team offsite

During the workshops that we facilitate, a common question that we get from business and HR leaders is to give recommendations on business books that they can gift to their team members […]
June 4, 2014
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Why Situational Awareness Is Important In Facilitation?

The below article has been contributed by Joey NG, a Senior Facilitator with FocusU Singapore. Here is a task for you: Count the number of passes made by the players in white, […]
December 24, 2013
stories

4 Short Stories To Spark Conversations

We fall in love with stories as small children – and never really outgrow it. Hence, one of the most effective ways of engaging participants in a workshop is by the effective […]