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Time Management Outcome Based Team Building Activities
Keys to effective time management include planning and taking conscious control over the amount of time spent on activities. Time management is especially useful for increasing your team’s effectiveness, efficiency or productivity. It is an essential skill for success in any situation where time constraints are involved. Teams that are highly effective are those who are able to focus on those tasks that have the greatest impact to the organization.
Other Outcome Based Activities: Goal Setting, Leadership, Communication, Problem Solving, Cooperation, Resilience, Creative Thinking, Decision Making, Trust
The team building exercises under the Time Management theme are selected to help achieve the specific objective of time management. Your facilitator will select the appropriate exercises from this list to match the venue and team on the day.
All Adrift - Whilst on a sailing holiday, an accident causes the boat to set on fire, with just enough time to grab a few items at hand – the team have to decide which items are top priority. Working together, the team have to use their decision making skills to prioritize the ten items listed...
Cane Tower - Your team are lost in a bamboo forest, the only real hope is to catch the attention of people in the nearest village before nightfall. To be seen from the village, articles of clothing must be hoisted to exactly 6 metres on two separate structures. Night is falling, there is limited time...
Marble Motion - The team is on an archaeological expedition and have been tasked with recovering precious marbles from an ancient burial chamber to a protected area. Using the tubing provided, you are required to transport these marbles from the start point through to the end of the course...
Missile Launch - Your team have to design and build a target and two devices that can launch a missile. The devices are required to launch the missile over the target which will be set 10 metres away from the launch point. 30 minutes in to the activity you will be allowed to take two practice shots using a golf ball. The final shot will be made using an egg...
Radio Play - Participants must work together in smaller teams to create and perform their own radio play – this means no acting is necessary. Once they have planned and prepared their play, they must then perform it in front of the other teams. Each member of the group must have a role in the performance, whether speaking or operating props...
Scrapheap Challenge - Scrapheap Challenge involves a whole heap of scrap and lots of creative thinking. In this challenge, teams are tasked with building a product made of scrap to protect an egg when dropped from a height...
Scrap Tower - Teams compete to build the highest tower that holds a weighted object off the ground for a minimum of ten seconds. Careful planning and creative thinking are essential for this fun team exercise. A newspaper and a roll of tape is all the team will receive to complete this exercise. Teams have forty minutes to build their tower...
Human Knot - Starting in a circle, participants connect hands with two others people in the group to form the human knot. As a team they must then try to unravel the “human knot” by untangling themselves without breaking the chain of hands.If the chain of hands is broken at any point, they must then start over again...
Photo Finish - The aim of the challenge is for the whole group to step across the line at exactly the same time. If one person is out of sync, then they must start over again. This activity involves planning, communication, timing and resilience...
Customize your team building event by adding a TBAE's Time Management soft skills course to your team building activity.
Time management involves planning and taking conscious control over the amount of time spent on activities. Time management is especially useful for increasing effectiveness, efficiency or productivity. There is a variety of skills and tools that may be employed to manage the time used to perform specific tasks, projects and goals within a deadline. Some of these skills and tools include planning, allocating, setting goals, monitoring, scheduling and organizing. Time management traditionally referred to the workplace but can also be applied to personal activities.
Time management skills are essential for success in any situation where time constraints are involved. The well-known saying that time is money is becoming more and more a reality in every business situation. If you are able to manage your workload rather than spend each day in a frenzy of activity, stress declines and productivity increases. Individuals who are highly effective in what they do are those that are able to focus on the tasks with the greatest impact to themselves and their organization. In TBAE's Time Management workshop, participants will learn key strategies and skills to help them manage their time effectively.
In the Time Management Course participants will learn aspects of goal setting such as the three P’s of goal setting, S.M.A.R.T goals, prioritizing your goals and visualization. They will learn to prioritize their time by using the 80/20 rule as well as the importance of assertiveness and the urgent versus the important matrix. Other subject covered in the Time Management Course include planning wisely, tackling procrastination, crisis management, organizing your workspace, delegating made easy, setting a ritual, meeting management and the alternatives to meetings.
For a virtual team building option of the Time Management course see our Online Soft Skills Workshops for Teams.
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Time Management Events Testimonials
Thank you very much, we had a lot of fun, we really enjoyed all the activities and your facilitator was great. -
Gillian Docherty, Novo Nordisk (Pty) Ltd
"And a huge thank you to you and Ian for an awesome team build!!! We thoroughly enjoyed ourselves. I have never laughed so much in my life. The games were perfect, everything was just perfect." - Bianca Phillips, Cape Town Central City Improvement District (CCID)
Time Management Outcome Based Team Building Venues
Magalies Park Team Building Venue in Hartbeespoort
A peaceful retreat featuring self-catering accommodation nestled alongside the tranquil Magalies River in North West Province, Magalies Park is situated on 120 hectares of scenic parklands. This prime destination, set at the foot of the Magaliesberg Mountains, combines the best of nature with the best of leisure activities and accommodation. If you're looking for a holiday destination where you can spend time with the family whilst being surrounded by the beauty and tranquillity of nature, look no further than Magalies Park
Three Cities Le Franschhoek Hotel Team Building Venue in Franschhoek
Three Cities Le Franschhoek Hotel and Spa, built on the site of one of Franschhoeks's original lavish country retreats, retains that old world appeal of the grand old days and still incorporating a modern, simple feel. All of the 63 rooms reflect the contemporary grace and styling expected from a 5 star hotel, with clean finishes, elegant furnishings and stunning views from every room.
Whether staying at Le Franschhoek for team building, a family holiday, on business or as part of a conference, the accommodation, facilities and services at this superb establishment will match and even exceed your expectations.