As professionals in the teambuilding and facilitation space, we have the opportunity to run exciting, out of the box activities that bring teams closer together while allowing for meaningful ideas to arise. But before an idea makes it to the execution stage, we need to also explain the why for each activity.
We have recently started offering an entirely new type of offering that centers around music. Offering everything from harmonica to rhythm activities (drum circles to full-fledged interactive performances), with some exciting new activities to come, Focus has truly stepped into the realm of music.
But you might be asking yourself: How does music actually help a group bond? Can you really deliver messages via music? Can my team still do this even if they are musically challenged? And most important of all – why music?
Without getting too much into the research, allow me to share with you some important outcomes from co-creating music together:
So now you know the facts and ideologies behind using music in corporate spaces. However there is one answer to the “why music” question that I failed to mention: FUN! It’s not easy to avoid having fun when you’re making music with your teammates, busting out of your comfort zone, and exploring something entirely new. What are you waiting for? Try it out today. We’ll let the music speak for itself!