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Team Building in Portland Oregon, Made Easy!

Are you planning a team building activity or training program in the city of Portland? 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 Portland to meet your group's needs.

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

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The team had such a fun time! It was great for meeting people on our teams we didn't know well. The first few challenges we were so reluctant to approach strangers, but by the end we had strangers riding on our backs!

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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.

Urban Fear Factor

Recommended Location: Downtown Portland

Looking for an exciting and unique way to explore download Portland? In Urban Fear Factor, teams compete to finish daring photo challenges all around the city. It’s a great opportunity for your group to check out sights like Voodoo Doughnut, the Roseland Theater, and Pine Street Market.

Team Pursuit

Recommended Location: Union/Pine

Union/Pine is the type of meeting venue you can only find in Portland! Its unique layout creates three main areas: a sunken living room, a middle bar area, and an open back room. The space can easily fit over 100 people, and would be a great spot for an indoor team building activity like Team Pursuit.

Eagle Glider Construction Challenge

Recommended Location: Washington Park

Located just west of downtown, Washington Park is a public urban green space that includes a zoo, a forestry museum, a rose garden, an archery range, and plenty of space for an outdoor team building activity like Eagle Glider Construction Challenge.

Other Team Building in Portland

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 Portland? Here are our top fast, flexible, and trusted group activities that inspire camaraderie and teamwork.

Scavenger Hunts: Corporate scavenger hunts in Portland 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.

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 Portland 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 Portland 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 Portland.

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

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

Coaching Fundamentals

Recommended Location: The Heathman Hotel

Portland's premier luxury boutique hotel can be transformed into an unforgettable corporate meeting setting for up to 150 guests. There's 3,800 square feet of versatile meeting space within eight private dining rooms on the Mezzanine Level, which would be ideal for a training program like Coaching Fundamentals.

Productive Feedback & Performance Reviews

Recommended Location: Hotel Monaco Portland

With over 8,000 square feet of meeting space, this hotel would be a great spot for a session on Productive Feedback & Performance Reviews. You’ll be able to choose from five flexible meeting rooms, and tailored catering menus from the on-site Red Star Tavern.

Emotional Intelligence

Recommended Location: Hotel deLuxe

A one-of-a-kind choice among downtown Portland hotels, Hotel deLuxe tastefully balances art deco and modern styles for a mix of timeless sophistication, luxury, and serene comfort. The meeting rooms at this venue would be perfect for your team to tackle an experiential learning program, such as Emotional Intelligence.

Other Training & Development in Portland

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 Portland. 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 Portland. These interactive activities and workshops help bring your learning to life, so employees can practice new concepts and skills.

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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: The Nines, Portland

Portland is well-known for its local art scene, and The Nines taps into that by showcasing original art pieces in each of its meeting rooms. This location is also a LEED-certified hotel, meaning your meeting, training program, or Unique Challenges Consulting Session can be environmentally-friendly.

Change Management Consulting

Recommended Location: RiverPlace Hotel

Not only is the RiverPlace Hotel located on the banks of the beautiful Willamette River, it also happens to be close to everything downtown Portland has to offer. Your group can try a management consulting session, such as Change Management Consulting, in any of the ten corporate function rooms that the RiverPlace Hotel has to offer.

Leadership Team Cohesion Consulting

Recommended Location: Portland Marriott Downtown Waterfront

This downtown Portland hotel offers 44,000 square feet of event space to accommodate meetings of any size. Located right by Hawthorne Bridge, you’ll be able to easily switch from your business meetings and coaching sessions to an exciting night out on the town with your team.

Other Coaching & Consulting in Portland

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 Portland, 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 Portland can help guide your team towards success.

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Why Choose Outback for Your Event in Portland?

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