By JAN ASHBY
This article is about “social skill activities”. So what am I going to tell you about? Basically, the following:
- fun team building activities
- social skills games
- social skills ideas
- free social skills activities
- social skills lessons and activities
As a team leader, there are certain things you can do to encourage better communication and greater involvement – for example, there are SOCIAL SKILLS GAMES you can use to both lift spirits and enable improved communication.
I found a great one at Amazon called The Big Book of Team Motivating Games. What’s nice about this instructional is that it serves as a communication tool + problem solver – and its exercises are quick (this keeps players from getting bored !)
The Solutions Focus: A Book to Aid in Conflict Resolution
And if you’re looking for a sort of game that can
HELP with Conflict Resolution, you might look at The Solutions Focus (One reviewer said: “it makes so much sense to identify, and then DO what works“).
You can find this book @ Amazon.
CONFLICT Resolution Games: How You Can Cope with Others
Then too, there is an awe-inspiring book called “Improvisational Negotiation: A Mediator’s Stories of Conflict About Love, Money, Anger & the Strategies That Resolved Them“. It not only has wonderful stories you’ll enjoy, but it gets to .. READ MORE
More Social Skills Ideas and Games
There is more life skills training (Social Skills curriculum and social skills games) which will help you to increase your confidence and communication with others (co-workers, mentors, friends, your downline).