Does Team Building Even Work?

If you are an employer, you have probably asked yourself if team building is even worth it, and if it even works. Maybe you’ve tried things in the past that flopped, or maybe you’ve done some team building in the past that just didn’t work out. Maybe you’ve had bad experiences with team building. In any case, it’s a valid …

Team Building and The Biz Games

Most employees groan and squirm when they hear the words “team-building exercise.” Images of nerdy activities their supervisors Googled come to their minds, and their motivation plummets. The last thing they want to do is a trust fall or that weird “get-to-know-you-by-grabbing-an-orange-with-my-neck” game. The problem is, team-building is actually very important for a company to be successful. So what are …

Pepsi Pong (Beer Pong) at the Biz Games

Yeaaa so it’s not beer, but Aquafina is close enough. Pepsi is sponsoring these 30 tables that will be brought in by SLC Pong to make sure that you have more than enough options for the game stations this year. We will have tournament brackets available for competitors and prizes for winners from Pepsico. Details on the Pepsi Pong tournament: Thursday, March 19th: …

We Built It, You Should Come

The countdown is on and this year’s games are fast approaching! In preparation of UBG 2015, two of our headline sponsors have already begun their training! For the past two weeks Boostability and Bluehost have been dueling it out in their own offices to find their top competitors to send to the games. The Bluehost team is the reigning 2014 …

Sponsorship Spotlight: Jane.com and JD “Smooth Move” Stice

Meet 2015 UBG Sponsor, Jane.com “97% of our customers are women, so it’s safe to say we are very popular among our lady friends. Now before you go thinking we are all about women, we do have a few male shoppers as well. But… they are usually buying something for their main squeeze. What can we say we know women! Interestingly our …

Stop Pretending Like You’re Going to Work March 19-20th (and come to the biz games)

“…Companies stand to lose at least $1.2 billion for every unproductive work hour during the first week of the tournament” – Challenger Gray “More than 60 million Americans will go to the office solely to watch games and devour bandwidth.” – Forbes Instead of pretending to work while you’re streaming the game on your laptop, come to the Utah business Games, …