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GRAND PRIX TEAM RACING PROGRAM

Team Benefits

Team Spirit
Problem Solving
Communication
Group Planning
Time Management
PEOPLE ARE SAYING….
Philly Hops was:
1. Very responsive and attentive to our needs and expectations.
2. Good engagement and participation. The right balance of learning and fun.
3. Great delivery!
– Linde
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One of our newest Team Building Games and Challenges

TEAM BUILDING GETS INTO HIGH GEAR

Team collaboration meets healthy competition in a fast-paced, results-oriented exercise where engineering challenges meet creative problem-solving and high-speed fun wins the day!

TEAM SKILLS STAY ON TRACK…

This exciting team building exercise keeps everyone involved, as teams design and construct their own, unique custom slot car racetrack. The layout must be ‘themed’ and many planning and implementation skills are put to the test.

READY…GET SET…RESULTS!…

Part of the fun is creating the tracks and unique race challenges. The rest is the spirited races themselves, as teams tackle each other’s tracks and go on a ‘world racing tour’, where every team member is a winner. This program is action-packed and highly memorable.

WHO WILL LOVE THIS PROGRAM….

Any group with a diverse mix of personality types or skillsets. Our Slot Car Racing team building game impacts leadership skills, brainstorming techniques, consensus and collaboration methods, and many other invaluable team assets worth promoting. The finish line is that your group will work together in a new and exciting way.

Minimum/Maximum Group Size: 12 – 50 (divided into teams of 5-7 each)

Program Length: 2 – 3 hours approximately

Location: This program can be done in any conference room, meeting space or function room.

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FAST VIDEO TEAM BUILDING

Team Benefits

Collaboration
Consensus
Problem Solving
Change Management
Time Management
Trust Building

PEOPLE ARE SAYING….
Many thanks to you and your team for a great evening of team building in Philly. I had done a scavenger hunt in NYC last year – and the team are saying you topped that!!! I’m back in my office now, and people are still talking about the Videos. – David, BASF
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The Fast Video Challenge is one of our very popular Games and Challenges

PLUS! check out our other great Movie Making Team Building Programs

Fast Team Building Results

Why watch movies when you can make one? Armed with professional filmmaking tips, a digital movie camera and brainstorming exercises, teams set out to make an award-winning 3-minute blockbuster.

From Script To Screen

In this fun, energetic, program teams will learn about the process of movie making, from camera shots and angles, to making a storyboard, to the different roles required in making a movie. Each team will write, produce, and film a three minute movie, which will stretch their creativity and entertain everyone as films are viewed together in the finale.
This program will have your team thinking as a unit to create marketable and entertaining material in a very short time. Surprising twists and turns keep the momentum building as teams compete to make the best (and often funniest) videos!
This program was created by a collaboration of team building trainers & film making professionals.

Minimum/Maximum Group Size: 8 � 100

Program Length: 3-4 hours, half day or full day

Location / Logistics: A private room/meeting space twice as big as necessary to seat the group plus a projector with sound and screen or television with AV capabilities.

The Programs

 TEAM & LEADERSHIP DEVELOPMENT

Philly Hops offers a variety of half and full day programs:

intense workshops to help team building skills evolve team assessment programs like Myers-Briggs or Disc       Smart Buy: affordable team building and team training combination packages

 

COMBINATION PACKAGES

All the Assessments & Workshops below can be customized in combination with our Team Building Programs.

By utilizing these combinations teams will have more opportunity to “live” their learning. All research concurs this greatly increases learning’s ”sticky-ness” and magnifies bringing learning back to the workplace.

 

TEAM ASSESSMENTS

» What’s My Communication Style?
» Disc Behavioral Profile
» Myers Briggs Type Indicator (MBTI)

» What’s My Communication Style?

Uncover preferred styles of verbal and nonverbal communication with the fast and fun “What’s My Communication Style?” By responding to a simple 24-item inventory, participants will learn their preference for one of four communication styles, recognize the various facets of communication, and learn how to use their own style to enhance communication.

Learning Outcomes

 

» Pinpoint one of four style preferences

» Discover how style affects behavior

» Recognize the strengths and weaknesses of each style

» Learn how to interact with different styles

» Disc Behavioral Profile

 Help your team members interact more effectively. Participants will complete the DiSC personal profile participants and gain insight about themselves and others by exploring behavioral differences.

DiSC can help employees at all levels:

» understand their own behavior

» learn how and when to adapt their behavior

» improve communication

» promote appreciation of differences

» enhance individual and team performance

» reduce conflict

» Myers Briggs Type Indicator (MBTI)

 The Myers Briggs Type Indicator is the most internationally used personality assessment. There are sixteen possible types, each one has it’s “gift” to bring to the organization. The Myers Briggs assessment promotes harmony and understanding among people with different personality types. In just minutes, it can help team members to understand each other and combine strengths, thereby building a better team.

LEADERSHIP DEVELOPMENT WORKSHOPS

These are traditional half and full day workshops that focus on your targeted team concerns.

We have many more topics but a few examples are:

 

 » COMMUNICATION SKILLS

Interpersonal Communication Skills and Active Listening

 

» CONFLICT RESOLUTION

It’s Not Me! It’s the Rest of The World!

Dealing With Conflict and Difficult Situations

 

» CIVILITY IN THE WORKPLACE

Creating a Great Culture of Inclusion

 

» GENERATIONAL DIVERSITY

Connecting Across Generations

 

ADDITIONAL SAMPLE WORKSHOPS

» Embracing Change

» Team Development

» Cross Functional Communication

» Diversity

»  Giving and Receiving Feedback

»  Executive Coaching

The Programs

CULINARY TEAM BUILDING CHALLENGES

A study in collaboration, your team won’t believe the delicious, gourmet food they create when they practice team building chef-style. Unlike many other cooking team building programs our programs are designed and lead by an impressive group of credentialed, professional chefs. Some Programs are based on kitchen availability in your location.

CHOCOLATE THERAPY!

OUR MOST POPULAR PROGRAM! Using secret flavors, relevant clinical data, ingenuity and a bit of comedy teams create and market a new chocolate remedy – a meltingly marvelous product that will revolutionize the way we use chocolate today! Chocolate Therapy Slideshow

FIESTA CHALLENGE

In this one-of-a-kind culinary team building challenge, teams create delicious snack masterpieces (Salsa, Guacamole and Sangria!) in a mouth-watering competition!

BUILDING CHOCOLATE BRIDGES

Team rise to the occasion, using a magic compound (chocolate) to build a bridge that will save their city, their teammates, and the day. Building Chocolate Bridges slideshow

WINE MAKER’S CHALLENGE

Always a success! Teams hone their group skills while they create and market a world-class wine! An extremely fun and funny romp through the world of wine! Wine Maker's Challenge Slideshow

CAKE WARS: CAKE OF THE FUTURE

It’s a party! Your company is going to have a grand celebration and you are in charge of the party. Yes, there will be cake. Why are we celebrating? Not for something that has happened, but for something that WILL happen. Your company is going to have great accomplishments in the future. It’s up to YOU to imagine what those great accomplishments will be. A great cake decorating exercise that stimulates real out-of-the-box thinking. Cake Wars Slideshow

COMING SOON! CHEESE IT!

Your team will eat, learn and laugh during this one-of-a-kind Cheese Team Building. You’ll taste some of the best gourmet cheese around, create an Artisan Micro-Dairy, and compete in the funniest “cheesiest” games imaginable.

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COOKING PROGRAMS

A study in collaboration, your team won’t believe the delicious, gourmet food they create when they practice team building chef-style. Unlike many other cooking team building programs our programs are designed and lead by an impressive group of credentialed, professional chefs. All Programs are based on kitchen availability in your location.

Tapas Mixer

Fast fun and flavorful team building with an international flair! Simple, ‘no fuss’ cooking with great crowd-pleasing appetizers that make excellent team building activities. Tapas Mixer Slideshow

A Dinner With History

Teams create an amazing banquet for some of history’s most memorable characters in this innovative event. A team cooking program that combines cross-sharing and storytelling skills with delicious results!

GUAC OFF

In this one-of-a-kind culinary team building challenge, teams play exciting South Of The Border-inspired games to earn points to buy ingredients and create the guacamole masterpiece of their dreams in a mouth-watering competition!

Team Iron Chef

Teams get creative in this exciting surprise-filled twist on the TV classic! A high-energy collaborative event where the ingredients combine for unpredictable yet satisfying results!

Iron Chef Tapas

An exciting gourmet competition where teams work to create amazing appetizer-style tapas dishes in the ‘kitchen stadium’ under the watchful eye of the Chairman and Iron Chef. A delicious exercise that really promotes intensely rewarding teamwork.

Top Dessert Chef

Turn your team building event into a professional kitchen and let the baking begin! The end product? A spectacular grand dessert buffet created by your team to be enjoyed by all! Top Dessert Chef Slideshow

Healthy Teams Cook-off

Armed with their natural talents teams are transformed into “Iron Chefs” – everyone pitches in bringing the team to culinary victory. Healthy Teams Cookoff Slideshow

Chili Cook-Off

Stir Up Some Fun! This heated competition will get your team energized and unified as they all work in harmony toward one goal –– creation of a brand new gourmet food company and its banner product “Chili”! Chili Cookoff Slideshow

COMING SOON! Camp Wagon BBQ Competition

This Cooking Team Building BBQ is a feast of fun and flavors as teams eat and compete for who makes the best BBQ in town – or at least in the company!

Treasure hunt

TREASURE HUNTS & SCAVENGER HUNTS

You know what you’re looking for! (or do you?) Philly Hops has the best selection of unique Treasure Hunt and Scavenger Hunt Programs anywhere. These one-of-a-kind programs emphasize great team building principles and work well with any of our professional Debriefing options..

Anything Goes! Treasure Hunt

Bring your sense of humor for outrageous team building fun! A wild photo-snapping free-for-all with the craziest, silliest treasure hunt clues ever assembled!
Anything Goes Slideshow

Video Treasure Hunt

Cameras and street smarts combine as teams solve hilarious clues with cinematic style! An all new twist on the classic treasure hunt where the stars are your teams!

Shooting Stars On-Demand Treasure Hunt

Shooting Stars is a totally customizable exercise perfect for your group’s needs and sensibilities. Adjustable to any time, place and theme, this high-energy indoor or outdoor game combines the best of innovative challenge with professionally-led experiential team building.

Limousine Treasure Hunt

Get your team’s wheels turning as they ride in luxury…with strategy and teamwork taking the driver’s seat! An exciting quest to solve puzzles and capture photographs, this high-profile program gets teams driven….literally!
Limousine Hunt Slideshow

Amazing Adventure Treasure Hunt

Take your team on an expedition to discover that rarest of rare Creatures! A beast, so mysterious, it has yet to be captured or even photographed. It exists only in whispers, rumors, and unofficial reports.

Innovation Treasure Hunt

The year is 2011. Your company has embarked on a bold new initiative known as a Space Time Merger. Top executives from your company have just been contacted by another group of executives from your company…. but from the year 2061! (we call it a Time Fax!) Your mission? To learn how to use Innovation skills to develop new ideas, using the inventions of the past and present to create the solutions for the future!
Anything Goes Slideshow

Spy Chase Treasure Hunt

Your team of premier secret agents has been chosen to participate in the covert mission, “Operation Shadow Warriors.” Your mission, should you choose to accept it, will include reaching specific checkpoints, rendezvousing with other operatives who hold vital information, and completing retrieval and photographic assignments.

The Programs

TEAM BUILDING MOVIE MAKING PROGRAMS

Creating a movie is a famous example of team effort, and we have some amazing, innovative team building exercises that combine movie making skills and experience with great team skill building results.

Fast Video Challenge

Why watch movies when you can make one? Armed with quick-start filmaking tips, a digital movie camera and some brainstorming practice, teams set out to make an award-winning 3-minute blockbuster.

Video Treasure Hunt

Cameras and street smarts combine as teams solve hilarious clues with cinematic style! An all new twist on the classic treasure hunt where the stars are your teams!

Videos That Change Lives

Teams create short video ‘pitches’ that demonstrate their own out-of-the-box business concepts and the results are used to help a real life entrepreneurs through an incredible micro loan program!

Shooting Stars On-Demand Treasure Hunt

Shooting Stars is a totally customizable exercise perfect for your group’s needs and sensibilities. Adjustable to any time, place and theme, this high-energy indoor or outdoor game combines the best of innovative challenge with professionally-led experiential team building.

COMING SOON!
Viral Videomakers Movie Making Program

Ready for the next big thing? Teams plan and produce a series of trendsetting Viral Videos, designed to take the world (or at least the internet) by storm. A crash course in videomaking techniques, brainstorming games and high energy humor combine to create a fun-filled team bonding experience.

COMING SOON!
League Of Superspies Movie Making Program

We need to assemble a team of the world’s greatest superspies to take on top secret missions. This game allows your group to create their own spy characters and shoot hilarious videos to save the world.

News Hunt Movie Making Program

Grab your camera and press pass! This is the hottest team building story and your group can make real headlines. Plan and produce your own �network news� video show, with sports segments, traffic reports, weather updates and breaking news as you find it! Interview witnesses, probe a scandal or be on the scene for news as it happens.

Murder By Video

Team members take on various roles in a hilarious whodunit, making a short video about a caper gone wrong with their own clever clues thrown into the script! Moviemaking team building meets murder mystery mayhem! Everyone has a part to play as each team plans and directs their own mini-mystery movie.

Death By Chocolate

The owner of the world’s greatest chocolate empire is going to pass away and is offering control of the company to the team that invents the greatest chocolate recipe of all time! Movie Making meets Mystery meets Mouthwatering Chocolate!
Death by Chocolate Slideshow

GAMES & CHALLENGES

Competition meets Collaboration in specially designed programs that promote healthy Team-Building skills and values with fun and impactful play experiences

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MURDER MYSTERY PROGRAMS

Everyone loves a good mystery. How about becoming part of one? We have a great selection of crowd-pleasing and team bonding Murder Mystery events that deliver professional results and feature complete customization.

Classic Murder Mysteries

Unique scripts customized to each organization and filled with inside jokes unraveled by actors who ad-lib as they go, bringing the team into the act. Teams enjoy matching wits with our detectives; it’s a dinner to die for!
Classic Murder Mysteries Slideshow

Improv Murder Mysteries

Created and performed by a professional improv comedy troupe specializing in high-energy, interactive, comedy… Improv comedy as you have seen on TV’s “Whose Line Is It Anyway?” but -We customize the show to your company’s theme or personality…