In-person & Virtual Team Building in Illinois

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

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Virtual Team Building & Training in Illinois

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 Illinois

Explore our full range of fun and unique indoor and outdoor team building activities.
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Illinois Training & Development

Effective, memorable, fun training and development programs for your team available in-person or remote.
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Top Team Building Activities for Popular Illinois 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.

Eagle Glider Construction Challenge

Recommended Location: Naperville, Illinois

Take to the skies with a team building activity that will inspire your group to get out of the office. In Eagle Glider Construction Challenge, employees work together to build gigantic cardboard airplanes and compete to see which one can fly the farthest. Available in Naperville, and all across Illinois.

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Getting to Know You

Recommended Location: Anywhere in Illinois

Looking for a fun icebreaker for your next meeting or conference? Getting to Know You is a simple and easy way to build stronger bonds with your group. In this activity, employees use a smartphone app to complete challenges that ask them to mix and mingle in funny and surprising ways. Best of all, you can try Getting to Know You anywhere in Illinois – including Peoria, Rockford, Evanston, and Joliet.

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The Amazing Chase

Recommended Location: Chicago

Explore downtown Chicago with your group and compete in an exciting, outdoor team building adventure: The Amazing Chase. In this activity, employees race through a series of physical and mental challenges towards the finish line, while also having the chance to see sights like the Willis Tower, Cloud Gate, and the Navy Pier.

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Other Team Building Activities in Illinois:

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? 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 Illinois Locations:

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

Productive Feedback and Performance Reviews

Recommended Location: Country Inn & Suites by Carlson, Galesburg

If you’re planning a training or development session that is a bit smaller in size, consider hosting it at the Country Inn & Suites by Carlson in Galesburg, Illinois. The boardroom at this venue can comfortably sit up to 15 people, which is great for off-site manager meetings or executive retreats. It would be the perfect spot for a training program like Productive Feedback & Performance Reviews, where attendees can learn better methods for giving and receiving feedback.

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Coaching Fundamentals

Recommended Location: Jumer’s Casino & Hotel, Rock Island

If you’re looking to combine your skill development program with some exciting entertainment, look no further than Jumer’s Casino & Hotel. This venue has 7,400 square feet of meeting space that would be perfect for a half-day skill development session on Coaching Fundamentals. And after the meetings are over, your group can unwind with exciting Las Vegas-style gambling at the adjacent casino.

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Performance Management Fundamentals

Recommended Location: Desoto House Hotel, Galena

Located near the beautiful rolling hills, valleys, and lush countryside of Galena, the Desoto House Hotel is a top meeting venue in Illinois. Full of architectural charm and history, this location has a spacious ballroom and six additional meeting rooms available for training sessions, such as Performance Management Fundamentals.

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Top Coaching & Consulting Solutions for Popular Illinois 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.

Unique Challenges Consulting

Recommended Location: Greenbelt Culture Center, North Chicago

You don’t need to leave Chicago to have a more rustic setting for your Unique Challenges Consulting program. The Greenbelt Culture Center is a modern building located on a nature preserve in North Chicago. Bring your leaders here to develop their skills, and you can use both the indoor and outdoor facilities for your interactive exercises and one-on-one coaching sessions.

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Strategic Focus Consulting

Recommended Location: Stoney Creek Hotel & Conference Center, Moline

Change can be difficult, or even traumatizing for a business. Help your team lead and manage organizational change more effectively by bringing in a professional coach to facilitate a series of sessions on Strategic Focus Consulting. This program is available at the Stoney Creek Hotel & Conference Center in Moline, or any other indoor venue in Illinois.

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Leadership Team Cohesion Consulting

Recommended Location: Eagle Ridge Resort & Spa, Galena

The Eagle Ridge Resort & Spa features an inspiring setting for company retreats and management consultations in Galena, Illinois. This beautiful venue overlooks Lake Galena and offers stunning views of the surrounding Northern Illinois hills and woodlands. Plan a Leadership Team Cohesion Consulting program here to help improve the way your departments work together.

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