Advanced Knowhow / 17 September 2020
When Covid-19 restrictions were introduced in March 2020, a mass wave of individuals found themselves transitioning into what was meant to be a temporary, and is now an extended, period of working from home.
Although working from home comes with its perks, it also has its disadvantages. Especially for teams that are very integrated, the transition to working from home can lead to a loneliness and isolation if left unchecked. Working from home can diminish the fun, social aspects of being in the workplace, one of which is connecting with peers and engaging in office banter.
To help you overcome isolation and connect with your team, we've put together some fun virtual games that you could try out with your team!
Nothing invokes a bit of chummy competitiveness like Bingo! A friendly game for all individuals, we created a personalised Bingo game board (see above) based on the template created by teambuilding.com to make it more interesting and engaging for the players!
Virtual happy has become the new social norm and to keep it interesting, the happy folks at bustle.com have come up with interesting ways to keep the hour engaging! Some of their suggestions are:
Have some fun and get creative with virtual Trivia! There are no limits to the topics that you can dive into. You can go traditional and follow topical themes around music, sports and history, or you can come up with your own iso-related or team-specific questions to add a personal touch to the game!