Escape Rooms: Your Next Team-Building Activity?

By | November 22nd, 2016|Blog|

There is a new form of entertainment popping up across the country: Escape Rooms. It involves a group of players being trapped in a room for 45-90 minutes while solving a series of puzzles to [...]

The Importance of Teamwork

By | April 8th, 2015|Blog|

Andrew Carnegie could not have put it better when he said, “Teamwork is the ability to work together toward a common vision. The ability to direct individual accomplishments toward organizational objectives. It is the fuel [...]

Characteristics of a Dysfunctional Team

By | August 15th, 2014|Blog|

In his book "The Five Dysfunctions of a Team," business guru Patrick M. Lencioni describes the following interrelated issues that can negatively impact the performance of a team: Absence of trust — Highly effective teams are characterized [...]

Teamwork and Toxic Behavior

By | July 25th, 2014|Blog|

With today’s job landscape shifting furiously into a more collaborative and teamwork oriented environment, it is more crucial than ever to be able to control your behavior at the workplace. People with negative, damaging attitudes [...]

Fostering Community Involvement in Corporate Culture

By | September 26th, 2013|Blog|

Many companies claim to include community engagement in their core values, but few actually achieve the consistency and dedication required to build a culture fostered in community involvement. It cannot be merely mentioned in your [...]

Mix It Up to Build a Solid Team

By | September 12th, 2013|Blog|

When hiring for a new or existing position, consider it an opportunity to improve your team. It is no different than recruiting for a football or baseball team – there is often a salary cap [...]

Team Environment vs. Family Environment in the Workplace

By | August 15th, 2013|Blog|

In building and sustaining a healthy workplace culture, it’s necessary to ask the question, “are we a team here, or are we a family?” A team has a common goal. The needs and positions of [...]