Get to the Heart – 2 Hours
Company core values are brought to life with a fun and energizing heart-making exercise. Each individual gets a heart form to enhance and build upon as a symbol of the part they play in contributing to the company’s mission. This method of working directly with materials engages everyone.
Participants explore and make aesthetic choices while working side by side with colleagues. In creating the heart, they experience integration of their ideas and feelings with a sculptural form. Results give individuals confidence by their contribution to the process. Transformation is experienced directly as one works with their hands to build success step by step resulting in an art piece invested with personal expression.
- Ice Breaker or refocus exercise for groups
- Snapshot of company core values at work
- Individuals contribute their innate talents
- Unique take-away
Tactile Results with Boat Making – 2 Hours
Individuals relieve stress by building a boat using recycled plastic bottles. Self confidence is developed by personalizing a boat with fun art materials. A lively and supportive environment helps participants express their creative energies while being totally engaged in a unique process.
Celebrate diversity and the power of the individual – each person will build their unique style of boat. Participants share materials and see each other in new roles as inventors, producing memorable takeaways of their shared experience.
- Release stress from digital overload
- Enhanced creative spirit
- Improved communications|Innovation with new materials
Team-Build with Boats – 4 Hours
Combine strategic thinking with taking action through our process that results in a boat trophy. Using your company’s challenge, we engage your teams to meet that challenge using both right and left brain approaches to a solution.
Using our proprietary Tool Deck, and a fresh approach to a Strength, Weakness, Opportunity and Threat (SWOT) analysis, teams take on new roles while practicing innovation. Individuals demonstrate innate skills while going through our process, resulting in new ways of thinking. A model boat is the trophy produced for their part in meeting the challenge.
Arriving at the dock, teams connect to exchange ideas and observations with the confidence gained from thinking creatively and tactile learning.
- Visualize better decisions
- Better communication
- Fresh approach to a SWOT anaylsis
- Unique collaboration for teams
Plant Goals in a Landscape – 1 Hour
A landscape or outdoor scene is used as a base for participants to chart their goals resulting in a personal roadmap that is easily visualized to help one stay on course.
Unique internal memory system uses visualization and association that accesses both the left and right sides of the brain for greater effectiveness. By using a natural setting and imagination, one can walk through a space with markers as guide posts signifying key things vital to success.
- Greater creative thinking
- Spark right and left brain power
- Visual associations that have staying power
- Appreciation of natural perspective
Shapes Show Direction
Reveal one’s worldview and internal processes through ranking five universal shapes that guide a personal course of action guided by our worksheet. A design exercise integrates the five shapes resulting in a logo that signifies a personal path.
Becoming more aware of inner strength and motivations for self improvement, participants discover their inner road map, what to move towards, and what to let go of. This exercise also highlights the same aspects in colleagues so that teams can reflect on what has been discovered and be more effective by having fresh insights.
- New tools for communication
- Reveal motivations and strengths
- Self empowerment