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Corporate Team Building Activities in Syracuse New York

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

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

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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.

Wild Goose Chase

Recommended Location: Downtown Syracuse

Set off on a “wild” scavenger hunt with your team around downtown Syracuse! This interactive outdoor activity can help your group get to know the city better, while encouraging collaboration, communication, and critical thinking. Participants will need to make the most of these skills as they try to complete as many challenges as possible around landmarks like the Everson Museum of Art, Columbus Circle, and Syracuse City Hall.

Charity Bike Buildathon

Recommended Location: The Oncenter Nicholas J. Pirro Convention Center

Located in Syracuse’s downtown core, The Oncenter Nicholas J. Pirro Convention Center offers almost 100,000 square feet of event space. Here, you and your coworkers can participate in a unique indoor team building experience like Charity Bike Buildathon, in which groups build bicycles for local children in need.

End-Hunger Games

Recommended Location: Barry Park

Barry Park is a local neighborhood green space that would be perfect for an outdoor activity like End-Hunger Games. In teams, your group will have the chance to get creative and work together, using non-perishable food items. At the end of your event, you and your coworkers will donate all items to a local food bank of your choice, such as the Food Bank of Central New York.

Other Team Building in Syracuse

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

Social & Networking: Networking events and icebreaker activities in Syracuse 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 Syracuse 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 Syracuse 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 Syracuse.

Budget Activities: Your group can have an amazing team building experience in Syracuse 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.

Practical Time Management

Recommended Location: Crowne Plaza Syracuse

Just east of downtown Syracuse off the I-81, you’ll find the Crowne Plaza Syracuse, a hotel that offers 12,500 square feet of event space. In this hotel’s Horizons Ballroom your group can take advantage of the beautiful panorama views of the Syracuse skyline as you participate in a skill development program, such as Practical Time Management.

Impactful Presentation Skills

Recommended Location: Genesee Grande Hotel

The Genesee Grande Hotel has a variety of meeting rooms available for your group to choose from for your next training and development program in Syracuse’s historic University Hill neighborhood. If you’re looking to help your team improve their public speaking abilities, Impactful Presentation Skills may be just the program your group needs.

Behavior Style 360 Degree Matrix

Recommended Location: Courtyard Syracuse Carrier Circle

Close to I-90 and the Syracuse Hancock International Airport, the Courtyard Syracuse Carrier Circle offers three event rooms that would work well for corporate meetings or training programs. Here, you and your team can get hands-on as you hone your skills with an experiential learning program like Behavior Style 360 Degree Matrix.

Other Training & Development in Syracuse

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 Syracuse. 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 Syracuse. 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.

Other Coaching & Consulting in Syracuse

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 Syracuse, 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 Syracuse can help guide your team towards success.

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Featured Customer Case Studies

Find out how customers like you have found a solution for a variety of events by partnering with our team.

“How Team Building Helped Microsoft Employees Donate a Truckload of Food”

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“How a 'Life-Changing' Training Session Helped Budge Studios’”

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Featured Event Venues

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

Sheraton Syracuse University Hotel & Conference Center

Sheraton Syracuse University Hotel & Conference Center are more than ready to accommodate your next Syracuse conference. As a proud member of the International Association of Conference Centers, this hotel offers over 9,000 square feet of flexible meeting space across 10 Syracuse conference rooms and two spacious, beautiful ballrooms. The venue ensures that you will have access to all the latest in state-of-the-art audio/visual equipment. Perfect for a Cardboard Boat Building Challenge.

Why we like it: Sheraton Syracuse University Hotel & Conference Center has an indoor heated pool.

Address: 801 University Ave, Syracuse, NY 13210
Phone: 315-475-3000

Crowne Plaza Syracuse

Crowne Plaza Syracuse's facility in downtown Syracuse, New York features 12,500 square feet of event space, suited for groups of up to 250 people. The 20th-floor Horizons Ballroom, which includes six breakout rooms, offers a beautiful panorama of the Syracuse skyline. Choose from 16 well appointed meeting rooms. Suitable for Charity Bike Buildathon team building activity.

Why we like it: Crowne Plaza Syracuse has an excellent set of online planning tools.

Address: 701 E Genesee St, Syracuse, NY 13210
Phone: 315-479-7000


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Our activities and programs have been rated '10/10' by corporate groups including Coca-Cola, Intel and Microsoft.


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