Professionals in the technology industry play a crucial role in propelling our world forward. With that role stems a high amount of pressure to develop breakthrough solutions, meet deadlines, and ensure 100% functionality. And none of these things are possible without solid cooperation from your team.
The demanding job roles in the technology sector contribute to a unique, yet often stressful, work environment. With the increasing public dependence on new and improved technology functions, your only chance of meeting customer demands timely and effectively relies on your ability to function as a team.
Our Workshops Speak to the Technology Industry
Between product development and testing, sourcing quality electronics parts to build your solutions, and developing robust sales and marketing strategies to share your latest creations, technology professionals are in high demand in every aspect.
That’s why our leaders have crafted specialized team building events that cater specifically to the unique team-related intricacies that technology professionals are confronted with on a daily basis. We’ve partnered with dozens of technology companies in the past decade, helping them to develop teams that enhance their company’s initiatives. Through our experience, we’ve discovered that successful team building relies on three key points:
Communication, cooperation, and trust.
Technology is a specialized industry, and no single person could ever conquer all of the development challenges that surface in a single project alone. As your software becomes increasingly complex, additional challenges arise that must be addressed – and fast. In these instances, it’s immediately recognized that a strong team will take your company as far as you want it to go.
Team Building Workshops for Tech Space
Being in technology industry requires creativity and critical thinking, and our workshops are primed to provide plenty of both. Our workshop leaders have personal experience within the tech space and understand the team-related obstacles that can prevent you from achieving cohesion. We put that knowledge and experience into every workshop we host.
Each workshop is hosted offsite from your organization to relieve your staff of the daily stresses and demands they encounter in the workspace. This leaves them nothing to focus on but the activities and experiences that will begin to transform them into a stronger, confident, cooperative team. They’ll learn valuable communication skills and develop trust habits that’s too much fun to be considered “work.”
Charity Team Building Events
Similar to our team building events for the technology industry, we offer customized custom charity events that help you give back to others while giving your team a boost.
Our charity events begin with an icebreaker to involve every member of the team. From there, your team will actively participate in creating a charitable donation, such as assembling bicycles for underprivileged children to wrapping Christmas presents to sending care packages overseas. Your team will also enjoy delivering their charitable donation in a poignant conclusion that allows them to take pride in their teamwork.
Working for a greater cause helps build perspective for team members in showing how their individual contributions matter on a larger scale.
The Bike-a-Thon we staged at the Hyatt Regency McCormick Place in Chicago, IL was a massive and ambitious venture. There were 290 college students from all over the country in attendance, each of them vying for a coveted internship with Crowe Howarth under the watchful eyes of the accounting giant’s management team. With our facilitators
This summer, in beautiful Everett, WA, we had the pleasure to meet with Fluke Corporation for a bicycle charity workshop.
Manufacturers provide the parts for bigger projects, and so it seems quite fitting that the folks from Misumi turned a team building event into a Mission: Kids Care™ event, providing backpacks full of supplies to schoolchildren in need.
An interesting mix of people from the Salesforce team attended this Bike-A-Thon Workshop in Chicago, IL. It was a small group of only 14 people, with representatives from both the sales and technical departments of their company. This combination was intentional, as the Salesforce managers wanted the different departments to see things from a wider
Detroit, Mi seems an unlikely gathering spot for a mini United Nations of corporate employees to do good for the community, but there it was: an international meeting for Kiekert USA plus some team building as well as giving back. All in a day’s work!
PTC Therapeutics is an amazing company doing groundbreaking work with young men who have a particular variety of Muscular Dystrophy, among other very important missions. For this workshop, we had physicians, scientists, and project managers in attendance. This was an international community, people from across the globe.
Managing the NYS Office of Information Technology Services demands is one tough job- a quick shot of DiSC® training turns out to be just the sort of networking this group needed.
It isn’t always easy to feel comfortable in a room full of 5 dozen of your competitors. But with the right atmosphere, competitors become comrades and everything turns out great!
There are several ways to kick off a new fiscal year. We think Microsoft does it best, as usual.
Ever wonder what it takes to get a group of tech professionals to excited about giving back? Competition!!
Leadership Development for the Technology Industry
It doesn’t take a high-profile job title to lead a team successfully. Investing in your team’s individual development allows your company to produce skilled negotiators, communicators, and articulate speakers from within, which leaves you poised for growth and competitiveness in your field.
With our leadership training courses created for growing successful leaders in the technology industry, you can expect
- Creative engagement that spurs imagination and alternative ways of thinking
- Problem-solving sessions to stimulate response time
- Understanding and applying course content in real-life scenarios
- The direction and guidance of a seasoned leader with experience in the technology industry
If you are looking to create a rock-solid team that trust, communicates, and cooperates, call us today or request a quote. Together, we stand to build strong technology teams today capable of creating better futures for all of us.