Dubai Team Building: The Quest for Black Gold

It’s no secret that companies around the globe have experienced an unprecedented rate of turbulence since February, 2001. This greatly intensified in September, 2008 and it has had a dramatic impact on every sector of the economy. With the ripple effect of the U.S. election and Brexit on the horizon, we are in a period… Read More Dubai Team Building: The Quest for Black Gold

How Canadian Teams can Stretch Their Team Building Budgets

It’s official, The Canadian dollar has slipped below 70 cents against the US$. US companies can get, more bang for their buck by heading North of the border for executive retreats, team building, and corporate events. For Canadian companies, if the decline in the value of the loonie has placed foreign travel out of reach, 2016 is an ideal year to discover the effective and engaging team building programmes and the top quality hotels and resorts at home.… Read More How Canadian Teams can Stretch Their Team Building Budgets

Festivities for the New Year in Japan

In Japan, the celebrations for the new year (Shogatsu or Oshogatsu) begin today. In fact, while Christmas is not a national holiday, the new year is so significant that there is a school vacation for 2 full weeks and businesses and most tourist attractions are closed from December 30th – January 3rd. Instead of sending out Christmas cards, it is traditional to send out New Year’s cards.… Read More Festivities for the New Year in Japan