Learning & Development for Business
Team-building ~ Icebreakers ~ Energisers ~ Improv Training
So why improv and laughter in the workplace?
Strongest innovators such as IDEO & PIXAR embrace creativity, fun, play, collaboration and spontaneity at work. We can help you to create an environment where you can cultivate a culture of play, fun and spontaneity.
If you looking to get the energy levels up and get everyone energized in no time we are here to help. If you are running an offsite or an away day for your team or company, no matter how small or big we can inject some and fun into the room very quickly and effortlessly.
The room will be filled with buzz, energy and laughter very quickly with participants interacting in pairs and/or with larger groups. We utilise simple and easy group games from the Improv world. The group games can be tailored and can be specific to the theme of your event.
In addition, we can provide regular weekly or monthly lunchtime relaxation and fun for 20 minutes to 1 hour with Improv group games.
If you are looking to think outside the box or throw away the box all together, innovative team games may well be an answer to get your creativity and innovation flowing.
Please get in touch via email with your requirements.
In the media
“Even if you do not know who is in the room, it is a good idea to go in armed with a couple of generic icebreakers.” Here is further suggestions on how to ‘How to Work a Room’ from FT
Even if you have 10 minutes before, during and after your session we can make an impact!
As per Financial Times, there are 13 traits of a truly innovative company, the key for innovation and creativity is openness to suggestions, serendipity, teamwork and corroboration. In order to build strong teams that corroborate and trust one another. If you are looking for serendipity and creativity as “new ideas do not always happen through the relentless application of grand plans and pure logic” we can provide creative and fun team building solutions. Here is the full article from FT, ‘Thirteen traits of a truly innovative organisation’
In addition, here is Why Improv Training Is Great Business Training from Forbes
What we can offer:
Introductory Experiential Seminar
Duration: 60-90 Minutes
Target Audience: Managers, executives and staff at all levels
Group size: 20 – 120 members.
Improv Comedy is not about theory; it is an experiential program and the participants will carry home the following:
• They will understand the value of laughter as an exercise and will experience enhanced energy levels from the very first session. It will keep them cheerful and fit right throughout the day. They will also learn to laugh without any reason and will be able to practice Improv Comedy games anytime anywhere.
• They will learn how to change their mood state within minutes by doing these laughter exercises thereby bringing a change in their attitude towards others. This will also help them to cope with difficult and challenging situations with a positive frame of mind.
• Improv Comedy exercises will help them to release negative emotions and bring about an emotional balance for better relationships with colleagues in the workplace and with family at home.
• After experiencing the benefits during the workshop they will get an insight on how to apply this wisdom of Improv Comedy to bring more laughter and joy in their workplace.
Ice – Breaker Session
Duration: 15 – 20 Minutes
Target Audience: Ideally suited for long drawn HR and other training programs attended by senior and middle management
Group size: 50 – 150 or more.
This short laughter program is an ideal start to conferences and seminars. Icebreaker games are ideal to built trust, connect the delegates to one another very quickly and help the delegates to relax. We can provide also longer games for an off-site or a team-building session. Longer games can last from half an 1 hour to 3 hours, specifically the Werewolf Game is ideal for business and corporate setting. Please get in touch for further details.
If you are a team leader, coach, HR person or a workshop leader and you would like to learn icebreakers we can also teach you a number of simple and practical icebreakers.
• To kick start a good mood and change the state of mind before conferences and seminars.
• To energize the participants right from the start. This is followed by 5 minutes of energy boosting sessions every 2 – 3 hours.
• To help increase attention spans during long training sessions and improve efficiency and performance.
HALF DAY PROGRAMS
Stress Buster Session
Duration: 3 Hours
Target audience: staff, managers, senior managers, directors.
• To focus on different stressors in the workplace and how Improv Comedy helps to alleviate them.
• To reduce physical, mental and emotional stress.
• To release the negative affects of stress in the body and mind and improve personal and group responses.
• To provide training to prepare for stressful situations using ‘Laughter Boosting’ techniques.
Team Building Seminar
Target audience: Executives, managers and supervisors dealing with groups.
• Focuses on developing emotional intelligence through group laughter.
• To improve group dynamics and performance.
• To convert disparate groups (from different cultures and backgrounds) into a caring, sharing and cooperative team.
**Peak Performance Seminar**
Duration: 3 Hours
Target Audience: Highly stressed executives, senior managers and CEOs
Group size: 20 – 50 members.
• Will focus on how to boost your energy on demand for peak performance.
• To change the state of mind and create a positive outlook to help increase efficiency levels and maximize performance.
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