Conflict within a team

Team conflict is not an inevitable occurrence, but it is quite common whenever people end up working together. What causes conflicts at work? There are a variety of sources, and each has a way that should and should not be addressed. It’s important to …

1 New Trainer, 2 new training programmes

We welcome a new trainer to TeamBuild.ie   Darren Priest is an experienced Coach, Facilitator and Trainer. Darren’s coaching approach is evidence based and informed by his Certificate in Coaching Psychology and his Masters in Career Coaching (Univ …

Help the homeless – Apprentice style.

COMBINE TEAM BUILDING AND HELPING THOSE LESS FORTUNATE You’re bound to have been on the news about the HOME SWEET HOME activists and other stores highlighting homelessness in Ireland. It’s a growing problem in our towns and cities. Ever thought how you …

HALLOWEEN IDEAS

We are still taking bookings for our Murder Mystery Nights with our professional actors, a great night in any hotel over a 3 course meal. Or if you are a fan on of role play, how about The Woods in Bandon an apocalyptic  adventure.

Outing or Building?

There are many differences between team building and a team outing, the first and main one is that a team outing does not improve the dynamic of the group as much as team building activities do. Even then a team building event will achieve more with fu …

Win laser tag

We are giving you the chance to WIN 10 FREE places for LASER COMBAT in Bandon, Co Cork at our 100 acre woodland site (courtesy of our colleagues at LaserCombat.ie) This would suit… Company team  event Stag Party Hen Party Birthday Party Just for the …

Simply Smarter

SIMPLY SMARTER – A NEW YEAR HEALTH CHECK Imagine entering work in the early ’90s. It is a time when office computers, mobile phones, email etc. were not part of our working environment.  We talked on landline phones, and wrote memos on paper.  We clock …

is Team Building worth the investment?

Corporations are currently faced with a challenging question that has long affected education: what is the best way build a collaborative environment, with measurable values and effects of engagement? In education, this pertains to learning, progress a …

help a group of people become a team

Having worked to develop teams for 17 years, I thought I’d share a few key ideas that will help facilitators or managers that need to get a group of people working more cohesively. It is particularly effective to do some of these with a new team or gro …

new brochure

Hello All, We’ve just posted an up to date (well mostly up to date) brochure for fun games, puzzles and inflatable castles.  The brochure is designed for anyone planning Family Fun Days Corporate sports events Venue launch “It’s a Knockout” Team barbec …

WIN FREE team Building event in Galway

DA VINCI CODE CHALLENGE   We have teamed up with the HARBOUR HOTEL Galway  to give you the chance to win  our  DA VINCI CODE CHALLENGE, a tough yet rewarding  outdoor team building game designed by TeamBuild.ie. Our Da Vinci Code Challenge is based  on …

5 simple steps for great one-to-ones

If you are a manager, it is so important that you make time for regular one-to-ones. Even if your desks are 4 metres apart and you think you are totally in touch with where someone is, you still need to have regular one-to-ones. It’s a space you create …

Get engagement

    Getting the whole team on board with a new initiative at work can be a mixed adventure… some will be up for it and enthusiastic to get started, others will be cautious and want more information, whilst a tiny few would rather stick to the …

App based events

  We now have a greater range of APP based events for 2015. We’ve upgraded from smart phones to tablets with larger screens more functionality. City Treasure Hunts Indoor Events Conference voting Training Events for assessment and leadership DOWNL …

5 ways to use role play in learning exercises

One excellent way of better tailoring experiential exercises to the particular context, situation and objectives within which you are working, is to use roles within an experiential exercise. There is something really nice (and memorable!) about the su …

Christmas opening hours

  Hello All, Just to let you know that our Christmas opening hours for Bandon and Dublin offices are as follows. ClOSED from  5pm Tuesday 23rd December OPEN at 9am  Monday 5th January   If you request is urgent please email info@teambuild.ie …

Christmas Vouchers

We have adventure sport  Christmas vouchers available from €30 for Airsoft, Target Archery, Laser Clay Shooting, Laser Combat, Field Archery and target Shooting to be used at our Bandon and Kilkenny sites.   Perfect for kids, stag and hen parties or ju …

party Do’s and Don’ts

  Many of us love a good, well organised company  Christmas party. A chance for the company to say “thank you” to it’s staff and a chance for the staff to unwind.  It’s worth remembering though companies and staff still have a responsibility even …

Stress – Are you prepared for it?

1) What is the threat or demand that seems too great? Is someone else making demands, or is it your own perfectionism? List the causes of your stress response. 2) Mark the things that you can change. You may not be able to change your employment, but y …

Hallowe’en

Looking for something a little scary for your team this Hallowe’en, try our event  The Woods, including all the challenges of finding food and shelter with the added danger of zombies ( dah dah DAHH!)