Articles relating to: icebreaker

Why Helium Stick doesn’t always fly for team building

Why Helium Stick doesn’t always fly for team building

Helium Stick (or magic stick) is powerful energiser and icebreaker and can be used to introduce fundamental team skills. With good reason. It’s one of the world’s most popular experiential activities. But sometimes it doesn’t fly. Sometimes it fails...

9 August 2019
The Marshmallow Challenge doesn't deliver. There are better alternatives.

The Marshmallow Challenge doesn't deliver. There are better alternatives.

I love TED talks.  I love experiential learning activities.  Both have so much potential to reveal powerful and challenging learning.  So, you’d think that I’d love a TED talk about experiential learning… but I was disappointed when I saw...

30 November 2017
The Marshmallow Challenge doesn’t deliver. There are better alternatives.

The Marshmallow Challenge doesn’t deliver. There are better alternatives.

I love TED talks.  I love experiential learning activities.  Both have so much potential to reveal powerful and challenging learning.  So, you’d think that I’d love a TED talk about experiential learning… but I was disappointed when I saw...