team building

Team Building, You Say? | Team Building in Chicago

I have a lot of requests from clients for “team building”.  It’s become clear to me that everyone means something slightly different when they say “team building”.  This isn’t necessarily a bad thing, but perhaps we could all benefit from some shared understanding when we’re using the term.

In my experience “team building” falls into one of two categories:

A Planner's Perspective to Team Building | Team Building Chicago

 asked my planner colleagues what their clients mean when they say “teambuilding”.  The results were very interesting.  I was struck by how much a charitable element appeared in their comments.  I was also impressed (as I always am by my planner colleagues) by how cognizant they are that their client may have different meanings for “teambuilding”.  Below is a collection