There’s no doubt that the most effective teams invariably have an able leader. Not a bossy boots, but someone who can nurture, motivate, encourage and support.
Here at Northgate we have found that our team activity The Expedition, is not only a great group activity – but it cries out for someone to coordinate the task and monitor progress. As such it’s ideal to evaluate teamwork and leadership skills.
The Expedition can be used for face-to-face training and also works really well in a virtual environment with Zoom, Microsoft Teams etc. Having individual team members in different locations highlights for example the need for, and facilitates the use of, delegation. And, after working on their own, teams can reconvene to pool ideas and strategy.
In the past we have tended not to nominate a leader but to sit back and see if one emerges. But often, nominating a leader helps develop a member of staff who would not ordinarily volunteer for such a role.
Whatever the case, The Expedition brings to the fore a number of important requirements for any team working on a task. The need to:
Great fun and, as with all Northgate activities, guaranteed to get your delegates interacting, developing key skills and learning by doing!
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