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Category: team building tips

How to Design a Memorable Staff Retreat

Designing the perfect staff retreat can be daunting, but it doesn’t have to be. I’ve provided 4 simple guidelines that will keep you on track when designing the best staff retreat ever! Location: Choose the Right Space In order for…

8 Essential TED Talks For Any Meeting

Managers, leaders, supervisors, etc… are always trying to find ways to motivate their teams. We are constantly asked “do you know someone who speaks on motivation?,” or “Do you have any motivating webinars or inspiring videos?” Well, I’ve researched dozens…

Your New Favorite Ice Breaker Exercise

Okay, so last week’s blog post on DIY Team Building Exercise was so popular that I’m doing one more…but this time it’s a DIY Ice Breaker Exercise. There are probably a million ice breakers for meetings, but for some reason…

Team Building Versus Team Bonding, What’s the Difference?

Last week I wrote my blog post on Team Bonding Activities Your Team Will Love, and I received some questions on the difference between team building and team bonding. So here’s the follow up!

Four Team Bonding Activities Your Team Will Love

Popular question at sparkspace: “What team bonding activities do you recommend?” Well, here are a few of our favorites here at sparkspace. Some we’ve actually done, and some are on our list for upcoming staff events. Hopefully this is a helpful resource when planning those meetings that revolve around team bonding.


Here you'll find ideas, tips, and techniques to help make your next offsite your best meeting yet.We've learned a lot during the 15,000+ meetings we've hosted, and we never stop learning (and sharing) because meetings and teams are always evolving. Be sure to leave comments and join the conversation!