April 14, 2014
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White Water Rafting – a Truly ‘Immersive’ Team Experience

The Focus team just had a jaw-dropping, mind-boggling and awe-inspiring (ok ok, i’ll cut short the superlatives here!) offsite camp at Rishikesh. However, there is one experience which stood apart from the […]
February 22, 2014
motivation

The Challenge of ‘Motivation’

The below article has been contributed by Paul Mathew, Founder-Facilitator – “CorporateTheatre” – Theatre-based Experiential Learning for Leadership & Team Effectiveness. The article was originally published here and is republished with the […]
November 5, 2013
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3 Pointers for Managing Team Conflict

Is conflict in a team good? Leaders often worry about conflict. The two frequent responses, hence – when they encounter one in their teams is: To try and play mediator or Ignore […]
September 28, 2013
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WhatsApp – The Easiest Teambuilding Tool

Ahead of a terrorist attack – the “chatter” in the air increases! Have you wondered why? Though it’s a very wrong example to be taken while talking about “team work”, the underlying […]
September 16, 2013
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5 steps to an effective team

The below article has been contributed by Sanjay Lohani, Business Unit Head at Zimmer India Pvt Ltd. Having stars in a team is one thing and having a star team is another. […]
August 12, 2013
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10 Most Inspirational Videos for teams

We are often asked by leaders whom we work with to share motivational videos for playing at their team off sites. Below is our list of top ten inspirational videos (in no […]
May 30, 2013
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Ingredients for a DREAM TEAM

In his book, “The 5 dysfunctions of a team”, noted author Patrick Lencioni makes a very pertinent observation, “”Not finance. Not strategy. Not technology. It is teamwork that remains the ultimate competitive […]
December 30, 2012
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Stories of Great Teams – Part 3: The US Navy Blue Angels

One of the things I love about our work is getting to hear amazing stories from the different teams that we work with. The below post originated from one such story…We were […]
November 29, 2012
communication

Are you TALKING or COMMUNICATING?

The below article has also been published by THE REDIFF GET AHEAD on November 22nd, 2012 http://www.rediff.com/getahead/slide-show/slide-show-1-careers-tips-to-improve-communication-skills/20121122.htm Just because you are talking does not mean you are communicating. Think about that sentence […]
November 19, 2012
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Are YOU among the Ubuntu people?

A few days back I read the book, “Ubuntu” by Stephen Lundin & Bob Nelson. The key message of the book – for me, resonated with some people I know and to […]