Why Team Building

How many times in the corporate world has the phrase “There is no I in team!” been used? Too many? Perhaps so, and because of its overuse it has managed to gain a negative connotation. When most individuals hear these words they think that it means that each person in the team isn’t significant, and … Continued



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Teamwork in Unexpected Places: 13th Century Castle-Building

“Quarrymen, stonemasons, woodcutters, carpenters, blacksmiths, tile makers, basket makers, rope makers, carters and their horses – are all working together to complete the castle.” – Guedelon.fr Deep in the French countryside, there is a group of tradesmen and women who have come together to do the unthinkable: they are using 13th century methods to build … Continued


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“It usually takes me more than three weeks to prepare a good impromptu speech.” – Mark Twain Did you know that we’re on Twitter? It’s true! For the latest high-tech innovations in corporate events, fun interactions, and photos from the many gorgeous locations where we facilitate programs, follow us @BestCorpEvents.    


Teamwork in Unexpected Places: Diana Nyad’s Swim

“It looks like a solitary sport but it takes a team.” –Diana Nyad When endurance swimming Diana Nyad covered the 110-mile distance from Cuba to Key West, Florida this year, she did so on her own, in a way. The rules stated that she could never touch the boat or any outside person or object … Continued


Great Dining® Competition: Video of the Week

Never underestimate the power of creativity! Not only do teams get to cook delectable meals during this corporate event, but they also design a poster and commercial advertising for their newly-formed ‘restaurant’ to the rest of the group. In this video, which includes several large group Great Dining® events, you can see lots of clever … Continued


Expect the Unexpected

“No matter what, expect the unexpected. And whenever possible BE the unexpected.” –Lynda Barry One of the most exciting aspects of our SmartHunt programs is the interaction with celebrity look-a-likes. In fact, injecting a dose of unexpected excitement is one of our trademarks, whether it’s real medals at the end of a competitive event, twists … Continued


A Pat on the Back

Sometimes, it’s nice to take a moment and assess.  How do we know that our carefully-crafted programs are the best corporate events offered anywhere?  We listen to what our clients have to say! And, since we want everyone to know the quality of what we deliver, we share that feedback publicly at https://bestcorporateevents.com/kudos. Recently, we’re delighted to … Continued


It Takes a Great Team to Help Other Great Teams

“In diversity there is beauty and there is strength.” –Maya Angelou We want to highlight our incredible team this week and point out a few things about this ever-growing collection of smiling faces.   First, part of the reason we don’t charge travel fees is that we have folks throughout the entire country trained and … Continued