How to play speed dating
Speed Dating, the original company organized by Yaacov Deyo, holds seven, seven-minute dates in one event.In less than an hour, each person has seven chances to meet the love of his or her life.When team members have understood and accepted the power of disclosure I do a number of team building activities that helps them get everything together. Speed dating A non evasive team building activity to kick off discussions about personal relationships is a speed dating exercise in which you request team members to answer a number of different speed dating questions.Example of some of these questions are: The answers to these questions are often fun and more importantly very revealing what the person is about and provides a great2.
Life Line This team building activity is similar to the mask exercises since it requires people to share their ‘life-line’ and specifically the events in the past that have shaped them today.
Hard Talk One of my favorite and often the most impactful team building activities is HARDtalk in which the leader of the team is exposed to hard hitting questions.
The key is the first questions, which needs to be the toughest one, the one that everybody wants to know the answer for and the one that people gossip about. As the audience gasps and holds their breath at the audacity of me to ask the question everybody wants asked but nobody dares to.
In the next section, we'll look at how speed dating can be customized by interests.
Secret Ingredient that Ties Top Teams Together, where the bottom line is that people need to really know each other before they can become a high performing team.