In-Person & Virtual Team Building in Columbus

Choose from more than 60 Columbus-based team building, training, and consulting options, recommended by over 14,000 corporate groups.

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Virtual Team Building & Training in Columbus

Browse our entire selection of virtual team building activities designed to increase employee engagement for remote teams.
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Team Building Events in Columbus

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Columbus Training & Development

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Top Team Building Activities for Popular Columbus 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.

Corporate Castaways

Recommended Location: Scioto Audubon Metro Park

Scioto Audubon Metro Park is unique because the whole area used to be an industrial landscape. The city has transformed this 120-acre space into a green oasis. Located along the banks of the Scioto River just south of downtown Columbus, this park would be the perfect spot for an outdoor team building activity like Corporate Castaways.

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Team Pursuit

Recommended Location: Hotel LeVeque

This boutique hotel is located in the historic LeVeque Tower, right in the heart of the business district of Columbus. You can try an indoor team building activity, such as Team Pursuit, in any of the three meeting rooms that are available for corporate events.

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Random Acts of Kindness

Recommended Location: Uptown District Columbus

The Uptown District is smack dab in the middle of Columbus, Ohio, and a great part of the city for your team to explore with a philanthropic scavenger hunt. In a charity challenge like Random Acts of Kindness, teams try to perform good deeds while exploring the area. You can start out by The Ohio Statehouse, and work your way passed landmarks like the Ohio Theatre, the Columbus Museum of Art, and the famous music hall, The Bluestone.

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Other Team Building Activities in Columbus:

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

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Looking for popular team building ideas for your next corporate event? Here are our top fast, flexible, and recommended group activities that inspire camaraderie and teamwork.
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Scavenger Hunts

Scavenger Hunt Team Building activities are a great way to strengthen bonds between colleagues, increase collaboration, and stimulate problem-solving skills and strategic thinking – all while exploring your surroundings in a new and exciting way. Choose from a variety of options that can be run anywhere in North America.
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Check out 20+ indoor team building activities that you can run in any conference room, office, or hotel venue. Choose from options that can be run in a variety of indoor spaces and fit budgets big or small.
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9 outdoor team building activities that are engaging, entertaining, and can be run anywhere in North America.
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Charity & Philanthropic

6 charity team building activities that are engaging, give back, and can be run anywhere in North America.
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Your group can have an amazing team building experience while staying on budget. Use smartphone technology to make your next activity more exciting, fun, and affordable.
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Top Training & Development Programs for Popular Columbus Locations:

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

Authentic Leadership

Recommended Location: Hyatt Place Columbus OSU

Hyatt Place provides outstanding facilities and services for corporate events and functions. The hotel offers a free transportation service within a three-mile radius, which means your team can complete a session like Authentic Leadership, and then easily head out into Columbus for some outdoor team building and bonding in the city.

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Emotional Intelligence

Recommended Location: Springhill Suites Columbus OSU

Ideally located close to The Ohio State University, SpringHill Suites offers a 24-hour business center and free Wi-Fi to make your stay in the city worry-free. The meeting rooms are perfect for small groups and business gatherings, and would be a comfortable space for a training program, such as Emotional Intelligence.

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Accelerated Selling

Recommended Location: The Pfahl Conference Center

Take advantage of the cutting-edge technology at the Pfahl Conference Center. Meeting facilities include high-speed Wi-Fi, smart podiums with built-in audio-visual equipment – plus stands, carts, easels, flipcharts, and laser pointers. It would be a great venue for a half-day training program, such as Accelerated Selling.

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Top Coaching & Consulting Solutions for Popular Columbus 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 Cohesion Consulting

Recommended Location: Hilton Columbus Downtown

A contemporary design and prime location in the heart of the city make the Hilton Columbus Downtown a premier destination for business events, conferences, and trade shows. Their corporate meeting package includes multiple boardrooms, Wi-Fi, flipcharts, and all-day nonalcoholic beverage service. An ideal spot for a coaching and consulting session, such as Leadership Team Cohesion Consulting.

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Change Management Consulting

Recommended Location: Hyatt Regency Columbus

Perfectly situated downtown next door to the Greater Columbus Convention Center, this luxury hotel offers a central location and state-of-the-art facilities for meetings and events. This would be a sophisticated setting for the Change Management Consulting program, or any other business meetings you have planned while you’re in town.

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Unique Challenges Consulting

Recommended Location: Drury Inn & Suites Convention Center

Conveniently located adjacent to the Columbus Convention Center, the Drury Inn & Suites offers a variety of business boardrooms which can accommodate small groups of up to 70 guests. You can bring in our professional consultants to run a Unique Challenges Consulting session with your executives in any of the available meeting spaces.

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