Your group will be divided into sub-teams to engage in rounds of fast-paced tabletop challenges. Rotating through various activity stations, the competition heats up as teams play one-minute games using commonplace items like pencils, plastic cups and a deck of cards. Your group will cheer and have a blast as they vie to be named A Minute 2 Win It! Champions!
Your group will star in its own Amazing Race with this exciting, technology-driven scavenger hunt. Once divided into teams, participants are given iPads loaded with instructions to navigate a custom route. Along the way they’ll hunt for clues, complete photo and video challenges, answer quiz questions, solve puzzles and more as they race to cross the finish line first. Ready, set, GO!
Bears and Blankets is a heartwarming charity event where your teams will build items to comfort younger children in distress. The program also includes fun icebreakers, iPad activities, and photo and video challenges. Your teams will stuff and decorate teddy bears and other cuddly animals, and create beautiful knot blankets as well. The items will then be distributed to children through various organizations, including crisis centers and law enforcement agencies.
Our facilitators have been delivering Bike Builds for over 20 years. After going high-tech in 2012, we continue to pioneer the future of this charity event with the use of our proprietary apps and Apple iPads®. This worthwhile program incorporates engaging audio/video clues as well as fun challenges and activities, enabling teams to earn the parts necessary to assemble bikes for children in need. Throughout this captivating program photos and videos of your participants in action will be captured on iPads provided to the teams.
In this collaborative event, teams work together to build an actual bridge that has the strength to support the weight of the entire group. There are two amazing aspects of this project. Each section of the bridge will be an independent artistic representation of your future mission and goals AND the principal building materials of the structure are cardboard and duct tape!
Build-a-Guitar® offers corporate groups the opportunity to provide young people with the powerfully positive effect of learning to play a musical instrument. As the name suggests, teams are tasked to build high-quality guitars from custom designed kits. The finished guitars are then donated to teens through schools and other local organizations.
This high-energy event will bring out your group’s competitive spirit as they work together to design, build and race their very own “seaworthy” vessel! Once their initial rafts are built, it’s literally sink or swim as each team takes to the water to test their craft in an effort to identify possible design flaws before the races begin! When the heats start, the excitement mounts—which crew will take home the gold? This dynamic team challenge will test each participant’s problem solving skills and creativity.
A CSR program that will touch your heart, Build-a-Wheelchair® is a fun, worthwhile event that benefits American veterans and other persons with mobile impairments. Beginning with various iPads® activities to earn the needed materials, teams will then assemble, safety test and decorate new wheelchairs for donation. When possible, a representative from the selected charity will arrive to accept and thank the group for their donations.
Teams will utilize their creative brainpower to build a working miniature catapult, which will launch small objects when completed. This corporate team building activity has two distinct launch phases, which add to the challenge and fun. The first phase is the launch-for-distance competition, while the second phase tests accuracy. The pressure to succeed builds, as each team attempts to earn the most points.
Your group will bond and have a blast with this program that both entertains and benefits a worthy cause. Teams will face off to answer questions on various topics including History, Pop Culture, Sports and more on a realistic game show set complete with podiums, buzz-in buttons and a large projected answer board. It concludes with a check donation to the charity of your choice.
Your group will bond in the kitchen as they put their culinary prowess to the test in this spicy competition. Breaking into smaller teams, participants will make chili from their own original recipe in the hopes of being named the Chili Cook-Off champions! With the prepping and cooking underway, teams will also complete challenges delivered through Apple iPads® and create a presentation or song to market their delicious creation.
During this delicious team building event, your group will design and build a themed structure, utilizing various candies and chocolate delicacies. Teams will complete challenges, using Apple iPads, in order to gain chocolate building materials and a variety of confectionary decorations. After the last Skittle® is put in place, teams come together to showcase their themed masterpiece!
City SmartHunt® is the ultimate technology-driven scavenger hunt. Your group will experience the interactive features of our SmartHunts app on Apple® iPads® that utilize text messaging, audio, video, FaceTime®, social media, QR codes, and GPS with built-in mapping to produce the coolest hunts ever! SmartHunts® have two-way messaging so teams are connected with the SmartHunts Master who tracks them using GPS and monitors photos and scoring from the teams during the hunt.
An engaging training program that highlights the positive impacts of organizational synergy, both in sharing best practices and celebrating your colleagues’ successes. It begins with two sub-teams completing various challenges separately, attempting to improve their own performance and reaching goals for the other team to beat. This is followed by a surprise twist that reinforces the message of team collaboration.
“Dinner with the Mob” SmartHunt, available in NYC and Las Vegas is a great way to bond with The Family! Armed with our iPads, you’ll experience a fun, sightseeing scavenger hunt filled with photo and video ops. Teams will encounter celebrity mob character look-alikes on this hilarious trip down movie-memory lane! Once the “heads of the family” have been located, it’s on to the fabulous Buca di Beppo where you’ll enjoy an authentic 4-course Italian dinner with the mob!
In this eye-opening workshop, your group will be introduced to the DiSC Model, a behavior assessment tool that helps professionals understand their own styles of behavior and communication, as well as those of their colleagues. Learning how to manage these styles and identify areas in need of improvement can help participants eliminate bad habits, minimize conflict and improve the overall success of their team.
Teams will engage in fun, challenging team building activities leading to the assembly of care packages for your chosen charity. This is an extraordinary way to build team spirit & infuse your group with positive energy and goodwill. Examples of charities include homeless shelters, food banks, hospices, nursing homes and other community and social service agencies. A representative from the charity may surprise your group, speaking passionately about the organization and their mission.
An Emotionally Intelligent company is one in which each member understands their Emotional Quotient (E.Q.) and how best to tap into it for professional growth. Applying E.I. within an organization can build trust and encourage open communication. This fascinating, informative workshop will cover the case studies on E.I, its six major components and how one can apply their own E.Q. at home and in the workplace.
Fiesta Fun!™ is a delicious and exciting recipe contest where your teams will combine creativity with culinary skill to make their own brand of Salsa, Guacamole and Golden Margaritas! Experience the sights, sounds and flavor of Mexico with the beat of Mexican music setting the stage for this gastronomical team builder. Once the creations are finished, it’s on to the judges table to see who will win the medal for best taste, creativity and presentation.
Set your team on course for a culinary adventure with Food Truck Face-Off, a deliciously exciting competition and bonding experience. After forming into sub-teams, participants will choose a cuisine and theme for their very own “food truck”. Teams will name their company, design a logo, build, decorate and market their truck and cook an original dish. Once the gold-winning team has been chosen, all will be invited to roam from truck to truck and sample all of the tasty creations!
In the spirit of Anthony Bourdain and Andrew Zimmern, we are excited to offer you our delicious, high-tech, Foodie SmartHunt! Teams, armed with iPads, will search out local restaurants, cafes, streets vendors, food trucks, and farmer’s markets to sample and critique the local cuisine and refreshments during this one-of-a-kind Foodie SmartHunt. The object is for teams to taste their way to victory by sampling authentic local cuisine and scoring as many points as possible.
Our Corporate Game Shows are the perfect way to motivate your employees or serve as your entertaining event. Sub-teams will man their state-of-the-art podiums to answer trivia questions on various topics. We offer an authentic game show experience complete with a scoreboard, real game-like visuals, sound effects and multiple buzzers ensuring everyone is fully engaged. At the conclusion of the game, teams will gather on the main stage for the final round to see who will be the Game Show champions!
Put the pedal to the metal and get your group fired up with Go-Kart Competition, a high-octane event where teams turn into competing pit crews and drivers – designing and building their own self-powered go-karts to race to the finish line. Promoting teamwork, creative originality and hilarious fun, this event is a winner no matter which go-kart comes in first.
Put on your dark sunglasses and get ready for a MISSION FROM GOD! Your group’s challenge is to save the orphanage and find The Blues Brothers, taking photos, video and completing other fun tasks along the way. Once you’ve found Jake and Elwood, you’ll bring them back to the House of Blues for dinner, drinks and some serious get-down dancing. This SmartHunt® is offered at all House of Blues locations nationwide.
This exclusive training will guide your team through a progressive series of engaging initiatives followed by rich processing discussions focused on high-performing teams. Throughout the program, demonstrated skills are acknowledged while areas for improvement are identified and immediately applied during subsequent activities. Igniting Team Performance will enhance individual and team performance in the workplace.
Kids Rock!™ is a fun CSR charity team building event where teams assemble rocking chairs, rocking horses, and stuffed animals for children while participating in fun icebreakers, iPads® activities and photo/video challenges. Immediate, tangible results are created and employee morale is boosted through the building and donation of these memorable items for local community centers, hospitals or schools.
Locate and Donate SmartHunt® is a high-tech, CSR corporate scavenger hunt in which your group navigates through a customized route to complete text, photo, and video challenges on their iPads to earn points. Along the route, teams will have to find our challenge station where they’ll receive a surprise package, if they can successfully complete their challenge. When all the teams’ packages are opened and assembled, the donation is revealed to the group!
This one-day workshop focuses on the three steps necessary to manage meetings effectively, including creating agendas and preparation, how to run the meeting in action with clear-cut engagement rules and specific goals, handling the unexpected, forming action plans and how to close meetings on a positive note.
Charity Mini-Golf Course Build is a fun charity team building program where your group will design, construct and play a mini golf course using canned and boxed food items. Working in teams, each hole has a special theme and rules, unique to that hole. After the course has been built, an entertaining tournament ensues with scoring and fun competition. Once completed, the course will be deconstructed and the food donated to a predetermined food bank or similar organization.
Minute 2 Win It! for Charity will bring out the best in team spirit and a sense of community responsibility from your participants as they compete in tabletop challenges to earn items to create care packages to donate to a local charity. Fast-paced fun, teamwork, and competition are at the heart of every one of these events we deliver. Perfect to include in another corporate or social gathering, or as a stand-alone program.
In this fun, challenging and high-tech hunt, teams will be sent out on a mission-based adventure, (should they choose to accept it), collecting secret “intelligence”, breaking codes and engaging in covert spy operations. After receiving their instructions, teams must strategize on the best possible way to complete the mission and win. Armed with Apple® iPads®, participants will complete their tasks, touring points of interest and taking photos and video along the way.
In Movie-Making SmartHunt®, your group will experience the full gamut of Hollywood filmmaking, from concept and budgeting to writing the script, casting, filming and more. Using SmartHunts® technology, Apple® hardware, and iMovie® software, teams are tasked to create a movie trailer while they follow the hunt route to scout locations and earn “cash” to finance their film. After a wrap party screening, judges will announce the winning team.
This enlightening program will introduce your group to the Myers-Briggs Type Indicator (MBTI) assessment. This tool can dramatically improve team dynamics by identifying personality types and demonstrating how the knowledge of these types can be applied to improve group communication, understanding and performance. Participants will also gain an comprehensive look at their specific personality traits, and what strengths they bring to the table.
Take an old fashion code-based scavenger hunt with a map, written clues, and a list of challenges – throw away all the paper - add a cool Cryptex and cache of Apple iPads® – and you have the greatest thing since Da Vinci’s hand sketches: our high-tech, totally green, Mystery of Da Vinci SmartHunt! Your teams will be issued iPads loaded with the SmartHunt® App that will guide them on a journey to find a hidden Cryptex that contains the correct key to access the final location!
This event will give your group a deep sense of patriotism as it works together to prepare care packages for people currently serving in the military. Teams will first engage in various point-based activities including trivia, puzzles and other problem-solving scenarios delivered on iPads. The care packages are then assembled and decorated for donation to service men and women and their families.
This collaborative event challenges teams to build a large marble delivery system, with each sub-team working on their own section to ultimately be joined into one cohesive, working mechanism. Each stage must be planned carefully, with participants involved in every aspect of the Pipeline project – from concept and design to construction using PVC piping, bamboo, rope and other materials.
The ability to present effectively can mean the difference between career development that’s limited and one with continuing growth and opportunities. This training workshop can benefit both sides of the coin – instilling confidence in those new to, and perhaps wary of presenting while honing the skills of those more experienced. Learn how to deliver compelling presentations, engage a specific audience, deal with unexpected situations and more.
Inspired by the powerful documentary, Alive Inside, this heartwarming program is designed to help those living in nursing homes, particularly those individuals living with Alzheimer’s Disease or other causes of dementia. Your group will participate in activities with a music and memory themes, earning iPods® and other items to donate to the elderly afflicted with this terrible disease.
Highlighting the important fields of Science, Technology, Engineering and Mathematics (STEM), this program is designed to benefit middle school students’ education in those areas. Your team will participate in scientific experiments, earning STEM learning aids and other supplies to create kits that will be donated to a local children’s charity. This program will help you make a direct impact on the life of a young learner, an experience your group won’t soon forget.
This engaging get-to-know-you event incorporates a series of fun and challenging icebreaker activities, which are conducted in small table group rotations. After every 15-minute challenge, teams are quickly reformed and a new challenge begins, allowing for maximum networking opportunities. This team building program is a fun and engaging way to strengthen bonds and encourage open and productive workplace interaction.
Survey Says is our version of one of the most famous television game shows of all time, which has adaptations in over 50 countries! With fast-paced rounds of survey questions specifically written for corporate groups, winning “families” move forward to the semi-finals and to the Finale. Our unique design keeps everyone involved throughout the show, regardless of your group size. No matter how many points are on the scoreboard, you can be confident that your participants will score big with Survey Says!
Emphasizing creativity, delegation and teamwork, Tapas and Sangria is a program with a lot of punch. Your group will be formed into “wineries” tasked to develop, make and market their own brand of Sangria. Each winery will also make tapas from cold ingredients – no recipes provided! The event will close with a tasting contest and awards presentation for Best Tasting Tapas, Best Sangria and Best Marketing Campaign.
This high-energy tournament recalls the childlike fun of a school field day while promoting good, old-fashioned team spirit. Only basic athletic ability is required for all-inclusive participation with teams rotating through activities like Ski Team Challenge, Sack Races, Flipper Flash Relay and more. Set to music that will pump up the excitement, your group will have a blast as they compete to stand on the winner's podium.
While technology has revolutionized how the world does business, it has also created a crisis in time management. This program offers the necessary techniques and resources individuals and companies can use to gain back control of their time, with tools even the busiest within an organization can use with great effect. Participants will learn how to handle interruptions, the important of long-term planning, prioritizing tasks and more.
Wagon Build Donation benefits underprivileged preschool age children, providing them with a classic learning tool to boost their coordination, imagination and much more. Teams will build full-size, Red Steel Radio Flyer® Ranger Wagons for donation to a local charity, loading each one with a stuffed animal and children’s book. This program will leave your team feeling energized and with a sense of accomplishment, knowing they put smiles on the faces of children in need.
We Care for School benefits local schools that are in dire need of supplies, including pencils, paper, glue, paint brushes, first aid kits and more for the classroom, nurse’s office and art room. While participating in fun activities and challenges delivered on iPads, your team will assemble bags full of these items for donation to the local school district. Participants will leave feeling great with the knowledge that they helped support a child’s education.