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Team Building in Albany New York, Made Easy!

Are you planning a team building activity or training program in the city of Albany? You don’t need to settle for something basic – you can do something fun, unexpected, and local.

When you partner with our team, you can also find effective and engaging training and consulting programs in Albany to meet your group's needs.

Check out the top recommended activities and programs for popular locations and venues in Albany.

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TOP TEAM BUILDING ACTIVITIES FOR POPULAR ALBANY LOCATIONS

Team building activities are designed to keep your employees entertained, engaged, and motivated. They can be used to improve employee engagement and morale, or add a fun element to staff retreats.

Charity Bike Buildathon

Recommended Location: Albany Capital Center

The Albany Capital Center (ACC) has more than 50,000 square feet of meeting space that can be used for corporate events and team building activities. You can stay on-site at this venue with a charity challenge, such as Charity Bike Buildathon, where teams build, decorate, and donate bicycles for a local Albany charity.

Wild Goose Chase

Recommended Location: Near the New York State Capitol

Albany is the capital city of New York State, so what better part of the city to explore than the area around the New York State Capitol? With a scavenger hunt activity like Wild Goose Chase, your team can discover popular landmarks like The Egg, the D&H Building, and the Albany Institute of History & Art. Along the way, they can also complete fun photo and video challenges to earn points and try to top the leaderboard!

Clue Murder Mystery

Recommended Location: Hilton Albany

The Hilton Albany has 31 function rooms that can be used for meetings, events, or indoor team building activities. Here, you may want to try Clue Murder Mystery with your team. This interactive mystery story will have your team searching through case files, watching video interrogations, and analyzing clues to try and discover who committed a deadly crime.

Other Team Building in Albany

With six different types of activities to choose from, you can find a solution that fits the needs of your group.

Top Activities: Looking for popular team building ideas for your next corporate event in Albany? Here are our top fast, flexible, and trusted group activities that inspire camaraderie and teamwork.

Social & Networking: Networking events and icebreaker activities in Albany can help employees to get to know each other better, introduce new colleagues to their teams, and encourage conference attendees mingle and socialize. Check out the top solutions you can use to transform complete strangers into strong connections.

Indoor Team Building: Do you need a team building activity that can be run in your conference room, office, or hotel venue? Our indoor event solutions take weather out of the mix and bring the team building to you. Choose from options that can be run in a variety of indoor spaces in Albany and fit budgets big or small.

Outdoor Team Building: Are you looking for a fun activity that gets people outside at your next corporate event? Explore Albany and experience the sights around you with a fun and engaging outdoor team building activity.

Charity & Philanthropic: Have fun and give back with charity & philanthropic team building activities. Get hands-on with your Corporate Social Responsibility and make a real difference in Albany.

Budget Activities: Your group can have an amazing team building experience in Albany while staying on budget. Use smartphone technology to make your next activity more exciting, fun, and affordable.


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TOP TRAINING & DEVELOPMENT ACTIVITIES FOR POPULAR ALBANY LOCATIONS

Employee training and development programs can be a great way to help your team strengthen bonds and sharpen their skills.

Accelerated Selling

Recommended Location: Ramada Plaza Albany

The Ramada Plaza Albany is ideally located three miles away from Empire State Plaza, with easy access to downtown Albany, and just a short distance away from Lake George and Saratoga Springs. At this venue, you and your team can take part in a training and development session, such as Accelerated Selling, and learn some valuable new sales techniques.

Effective Meetings

Recommended Location: Radisson Hotel Albany

If you’re looking for somewhere to call both “home” and “the office” while you’re visiting the city, the Radisson Hotel Albany might be just what you’re looking for. Here, you’ll find both business and leisure amenities, including free high-speed Internet, on-site dining, and an indoor pool. While your team is visiting, you can also plan a skill development session, such as Effective Meetings.

Creating Mission, Vision And Values

Recommended Location: Homewood Suites by Hilton Albany

Right nearby the Albany International Airport, the Homewood Suites by Hilton Albany has a few small boardrooms that would be perfect for a learning and development session. If you’re interested in something a bit outside the box, you could try an experiential program like Creating Mission, Vision And Values, where teams get hands on with your company goals.

Other Training & Development in Albany

With two different types of activities to choose from, you can find a solution that fits the needs of your group.

Skill Development: Train your team with half-day skill development programs in Albany. Develop key abilities that will help make your team more effective, and have a direct impact on your bottom line.

Experiential Learning: Get hands-on with experiential training programs in Albany. These interactive activities and workshops help bring your learning to life, so employees can practice new concepts and skills.


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TOP COACHING & CONSULTING ACTIVITIES FOR POPULAR ALBANY LOCATIONS

While team building activities can give your group a boost of energy and improve relationships, they may not offer long-term results for deep-rooted workplace issues. Coaching and consulting can help your group develop sustainable solutions.

Leadership Team Coaching

Recommended Location: Hampton Inn & Suites Albany-Downtown

Taking your leadership team off-site for a session like Leadership Team Coaching can be hugely beneficial for the health of your business. A place like the Hampton Inn & Suites Albany-Downtown would be the perfect venue for a coaching session like this, because it has several boardrooms designed specifically for smaller corporate groups.

Customer-Focused Operations Consulting

Recommended Location: Hilton Garden Inn Albany/SUNY Area

The Hilton Garden Inn Albany/SUNY Area hotel is in the State Office area of Albany, and is located right across from the Albany NanoTech Center & SUNY Albany. There are seven meeting rooms at this venue, any one of which would be perfect for a consulting session like Customer-Focused Operations Consulting.

Custom Coaching & Consulting

Recommended Location: Empire State Plaza Convention Center

The Empire State Plaza Convention Center is located in the heart of the city, and would be an ideal spot for a Customized Management Consulting program. Within walking distance of all the major hotels and offices in downtown Albany, this meeting facility can be found right near the base of The Egg, and features seven multi-function rooms that can accommodate groups up to 10,000.

Other Coaching & Consulting in Albany

With two different types of activities to choose from, you can find a solution that fits the needs of your group.

Management Consulting: Explore a range of management consulting options in Albany, and find out how a professional consultant can help your team get to the root of your business challenges.

Team Coaching: Whether your business is going through a small change, or heading towards a major crisis – a professional team coaching program in Albany can help guide your team towards success.


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Featured Event Venues

Albany has a great variety of unique settings to suit your company's corporate event.

Hilton Albany

There is certainly no shortage of space at Hilton Albany. Home to over 30,000 square feet of flexible event space, this hotel is the premier Albany conference site. The 21 versatile function rooms/spaces can accommodate any type of event, and their state-of-the-art audiovisual equipment makes it easy to impress your audience.

Why we like it: Complimented by the easy access of the Amtrak station, Albany International Airport and the congruence of the primary interstates, the Hilton Albany is the clear choice for convenient group travel access.

Address: Hilton Albany, 40 Lodge Street, Albany, NY 12207
Phone: 518-462-6611

Hotel Indigo

Hotel Indigo showcases nearly 1,200 square feet of meeting space for business functions or special events. Their size fits perfectly into a boutique hotel setting where exclusivity and privacy of space and service are their trademarks.

Why we like it: Their Executive Boardroom includes high-back leather chairs for 12 attendees, a wet bar for breaks and lunch service, windows to shed natural light on the conversation, and built in audio visual for computer-to-screen presentations

Address: 661 Albany Shaker Road, Albany, NY 12111
Phone: 518-869-9100


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