Tips For How to Make Remote Meetings More Fun

Meetings, whether they’re in person or remote, can become very dull very quickly. There’s a reason there are many memes about boring meetings, after all. But for many industries meetings are the most practical way to touch base on a project, collaborate for planning, or review progress and are...

Team Building Event Tips: Choosing a Theme for Trivia

Thinking about doing a team trivia activity to bring your team together? With virtual trivia, your team doesn’t even have to be together in person. This makes it ideal for giving remote workers a chance to get to know each other. Before you can bring your team together, though,...

How to Stay Connected With Your Team Remotely – BreakoutIQ

We at BreakoutIQ would like to share some helpful tips and team building activities for remote teams looking for ways to stay connected during the coronavirus pandemic. Your company may have moved to a work-from-home setup in response to COVID-19 and public health guidance; but just because the lights...

Scavenger Hunts for Corporate Teams: Why BreakoutIQ is Right For You

QuestIQ Goes Above And Beyond The Standard Scavenger Hunt  Through thoughtful game design, QuestIQ engages your team from start to finish and leaves you feeling enriched. Time will fly by as you and your team tackle all sorts of challenges, simple and complex. You’ll bounce ideas off each other,...

Trivia for Corporate Teams: Why BreakoutIQ is Right for You

Open Concept, Closed Minds Team building is taking the world by storm in an effort to foster relationships throughout a company. Bar trivia is an attractive and easy activity for your group, but lacks the problem solving challenges that are needed for an effective team building activity.  BreakoutIQ has...

Why Add a Learning Workshop To Your BreakoutIQ Activity?

How Do We Learn? We learn in a myriad of different ways, and at BreakoutIQ we are most interested in experiential learning models. One influential model – Kolb’s learning cycle – describes effective learning as a person progressing through at least four stages. First there is a concrete experience....

Escape Rooms for Corporate Teams: Why BreakoutIQ is Right for You

Core Elements Of An Escape Room & How Breakout IQ Has Improved On The Industry Standard Escape rooms are physical adventure games in which players solve a connected series of puzzles while racing against the clock. Anything in the room can be a clue – everyday items like picture...

Why Trivia Is Great For Team Building

Huddled Together, Heads Down, Whispers Rampant. This isn’t a football game but it’s just as competitive. What movie won an Academy Award for Best Picture in 1998? Ashley knows! Titanic came out the year she got her braces on and started the 7th grade. Boom! Your team whispers excitedly...

Why Problem Solving Based Activities Are Great For Team Building

Remember When Problem-Solving Was Play? What factors caused last quarters’ financial downturn? Who’s bringing what to your work anniversary potluck? How many vacation days do I have left again? Often as adults, our minds are churning out solutions to mundane problems of various shapes and sizes all day long....

Why Scavenger Hunts Are Great For Team Building

Time For Some Sun and Games Clocks ticking. Keyboards tap, tap, tapping away. The droning on of yet another meeting. The processed air of the air conditioner wafts over your skin, giving you a brief chill. And then an alert pops up signaling the start of a new portion...