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How To Run Successful Teamwork Activities

22/08/2014

Here at Northgate Training Activities we offer a range of interactive business simulations, business games and management training activities to help improve your delegates' skills. Once you've decided on which teamwork activities you'd like to use you'll want to know how to get the best from them. Tips On How…

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What Is a Business Simulation?

21/08/2014

Business simulations allow students or delegates to ‘have a go’ at running a business. As such they are ideal to see if team members have any business skills but even more importantly they highlight key group skills such as the ability to argue a case, to reach consensus decisions, to…

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PRE LAUNCH OFFER - Lost in the Wilderness

14/08/2014

Just £150*!! BUY NOW to take advantage of this LIMITED PRE-LAUNCH OFFER Exciting NEW Starter Activity! This brand NEW and ORIGINAL activity Great kick-off to any training session on teamwork skills or for recruitment/assessment sessions. Trainer Feedback: "Excellent for stimulating discussion; brings out lots of learning points about teams working…

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Do More With Less - The Challenge for L&D Practitioners

17/07/2014

A recent survey* has identified “the top business challenges” facing L&D practitioners. At number 3 (of 8 challenges) is to “Do more with less”. This has been a recurring theme since 2008 when the markets crashed and we entered into an official recession in the UK. Training can be very…

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Has Northgate gone NUTS

17/07/2014

All Northgate actvities are great value - and a big help to Trainers to get across key skills, but there is one that in terms of value is totally over the top! Unbelievably this single pack, ASSESS THAT TEAM!contains FIVE stand-alone TEAM ACTIVITIES that can be used to assess ANY…

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Train the Trainer Workshop 26 Sept 2014

10/07/2014

Become an expert! Who is it for? Anyone who wants to become an expert in running a team business simulation What will it cover? Going for Profit! is one of Northgate's all-time bestsellers. It's a business simulation (don't be scared!) about running a pizza takeaway and it's all about teamwork…

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What Are the Benefits of Problem Solving Activities?

10/07/2014

Problem-solving is an absolutely crucial skill for all managers. Fortunately it is a skill that can be taught. Above all, using problem-solving activities designed to focus on this skill allows teams to practise in a risk-free environment. That way participants can learn from their mistakes. How Do Problem-Solving Activities Work?…

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How Can Business Simulations Improve My Team?

09/07/2014

Business simulations allow teams the opportunity to run a business. In Northgate’s Hotel for example teams run a hotel for six ‘quarters’ (18 months in game time); in The Wine Bar Game they run a wine bar (over 6-12 weeks game time). What are the Benefits of a Good Business…

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What Can My Employees Gain From Teamwork Activities?

09/07/2014

If you think about it most employees spend by far the majority of their time with their heads down. They don’t get many opportunities to stand back and take a good look at their job and how they are doing it. And their circle of co-workers is often very small…

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Strengthen Your Team With Cooperative Team Building Activities

18/06/2014

All teams have their strengths and weaknesses, whether within professional sport, the public sector or a corporate environment. Developing team strengths and eradicating weaknesses are key objectives for any manager or team leader. Cooperative team building activities are a great way to develop team skills in any organisation. How Can…

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