Tips on Planning Your Company’s Team Building

Organising any corporate event can be intimidating because there are a lot of factors to consider. With these factors in mind, we came up with some tips that can help you successfully plan your company’s team building activity. We listed down the details you have to consider and a few tips to help you along.


  1. Goals

Before starting with your research on training firms, you need to make a list of the goals you want to achieve in your team building activity. With these goals in mind, you can start making concrete choices in regard to your budget, training firm, activities, and participants. Talk to upper management and what they want to achieve with the corporate team building. Team building is considered an investment to improve team efficiency and strengthen interpersonal relationship.

  1. Budget

With the objectives set in place, you can start discussing budget. Conduct research or a survey on possible team building activities as well as some firms who can help you achieve your objectives. Start calling training firms and ask them about the scope of their services as well as their prices then round them out to three choices. Don’t forget to include transportation and meals. This way you can provide management with a comprehensive report to be able to support for your requested budget. Corporate team building in Singapore is big business which gives you a lot of options to choose from.

  1. Location

Some companies prefer to have the location of their team building to be somewhere away from their usual environment. Some companies even go overseas. Location will play a big factor in your budget. Set the location as soon as possible to avoid any changes to your budget. Keep a look out for resorts and hotels because they often have set prices for team building activities that already include meals and refreshments.

  1. Activities

Corporate team building activities in Singapore are varied. It really depends on the tone that you are trying to go for in your team building. There are a lot of choices you can consider. Outdoor activities offer you a lot of space to move around and do more activities is also shown to make participants livelier during team building activities. If you are planning to do it indoors, do consider the space of the location and the planned activities that you want to do. Don’t be afraid to have activities that are not conventional. Some companies go to the beach or a theme park. So long as you have activities that can be adapted to different situations or environments, your team building activity can be successful and fun.

  1. Transport

You have to provide comfortable transport for your participants as well. There are a lot of transport companies that provide transportation for corporate team building in Singapore. Hire a bus rental so your employees don’t have to commute or carpool to the team building location. This way you avoid people from being late or getting lost.

Are there any factors we missed when organising a team building activity? Let us know in the comments below!