Team-Building Exercises – Problem Solving and Decision Making – A Detailed Study

Team-Building Exercises – Problem Solving and Decision Making - A Detailed Study

Introduction

Dealing with everyday issues and complex projects are tough. If the team leaders adhere to team management policies, solving problems and making decisions becomes easy. Team-building and dynamics develop problem solving capabilities in team members so that, they can reach the bottom of all issues. The team leader can thus, instill various thinking styles in the minds of her team members. In this article, we will discuss about team building exercise and how they assist in problem solving and decision making.

Decision Making and Problem Solving Exercises

# Drop the egg

This is a well known game played by team leaders to enhance problem solving skills of team members. The team members should make a container that can protect an egg, which is dropped from a certain distance. Before dropping the egg team members who are divided into groups have to demonstrate various solutions. They also have to state why they think the solution will work.

This is an entertaining game which helps in learning the skills of decision-making. Teammates have to indulge in creativity and negotiation.

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