Bangalore is booming with business. IT hubs and corporate worlds. People from all over India come to the city to make something of themselves. No matter how techno-savvy the city gets, there’s a humongous network of manual workforce behind it. For people to work on such greater goals, needs a harmony among them to hold onto. These companies strive on team building for smoother co-ordination among the employees.
People from different backgrounds, family, culture come here to work together for a common goal. Hence, this diverse environment is bound to create rifts among the employees. This is a natural process and one cannot attain co-ordination in the team overnight. Each and every employee needs to feel they are equally a part of the organization and their efforts make a difference. The organization is responsible to gather their employees, orient them in working together and putting aside all their differences. Hence, many corporates are encouraging non-office team building activities for the employees. This helps the employees loosen up and broaden their perspective about their fellow colleagues in an open, non-controlled environment.
Resorts in Bangalore
There are numerous Resorts in Bangalore which provide day out packages for corporates and team building activities for them to bond over.
Fiesta Resort n Events Venue
Fiesta Resort is a business hotel suitable for corporate day outs. Its minimal planning and layout is fit for conferences or any business events. Companies can plan a day out with team building activities for their employees. Its vast spread green lawns and gardens are perfect for outdoor games. The location of this property is great. Although, there are no special packages for day out outings. One would have to call the office and book accordingly.
Discovery Village Resorts in Bangalore
Discovery Village resort is in the outlines of the city but has tremendous scope for activities and corporate outings. This caters to all kinds of customers; from family, to newly joined employees of the company. There are special packages for day out and stays. The resort provides a whole day itinerary for the employees, all you have to do is choose the package. The day starts with a hearty breakfast followed by fun on-site activities like zorbing ball, rappelling, trekking, zipline, ropeway etc. There are also team building, ice breaking, planning leadership activities like : Bridge Making, Three Island, Nature Walk, Zeguza, Untie Me, Twister, The Big Picture, Tower Hanoi, Pottery Workshops and many more exciting fun games.
Adventure Village Resort
Adventure Village is conveniently located in Electronic City. Proving its name, Adventure Village mostly has outdoor spaces for games. The resort has wide green gardens where you can choose to relax, listen, and discuss with your colleagues. There are also huge pools and separate spaces to play badminton, basketball. All in all, this place is perfect for corporate outings in the area!
Olde Bangalore Resort
Olde Bangalore Resort is known for its old-style bricked walled infrastructure and vast open spaces. The sports facilities like indoor squash, carrom, table tennis, badminton court are well maintained in this resort. Sports like cricket, football, football, tug of war etc can be played here due to its vast property. The meeting rooms are well equipped and so are the conference rooms. Also, it’s just 11kms from Kempegowda International Airport.
There are also other resorts which are worth mentioning. The WIndflower Prakruthi Resort, Shilhaandara Resort are some of the best resorts. This is a 4 star property which provides rooms, food, pool and outdoor activities for corporate team outings. They provide paintball, zorbing, bicycle, motocross, snooker, and board games like chess, ludo, scrabble if paid extra. The plus point about this property is that there is a separate space for corporate team outings and activities. The resorts near the airport are Signature Club, Fantasy Golf Resort, Chairman’s Resort. Another high-end Golf Resort is Eagleton Golf Resort which is located in the outskirts of the city.
If not resorts, there are many gardens in Bengaluru where companies can have potluck lunches and one day picnics. Places like Cubbon Park, Ulsoor Lake, Lal Bagh Botanical etc are ideal for one day picnics.
Corporates are now realizing that mere incentives and bonuses are bare minimum steps a company could take. For a company to succeed, its employees need to be satisfied. The scenario of overworked and underpaid workers is now changing to fairly compensated and satisfied employees. Engaging in activities and fun games allows employees to strategize, negotiate and co-ordinate within themselves. Hence, the corporate needs to take care that they regularly hold these outings for their employees to break through the monotony of office-home-office cycle.