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101 More Games for Trainers: A Collection of the Best Activities from Creative Training Techniques Newsletter

Book Description

Now Bob Pike brings you 101 More Games for Trainers. 101 More and better games from Bob Pike. This volume includes 26 openers, 32 energizers, 15 games that improve communication, 25 team building games, and games that address resistance to change, trainer training, diversity, conflict customer service and much more.This is your sourcebook for engaging participants while they are in your classroom. You'll find dozens of games, exercises, and activities specifically designed to bring a weary group back to life; lead an audience through a spirited, comprehensive review session; break the ice and grab participants' attention; and more. Each game includes training purpose, time required, group size, materials needed, topic and a description of the "exercise in action".

Table of Contents

  1. Cover
  2. Title
  3. Copyright
  4. Contents
  5. Foreword
  6. Introduction
  7. GAME #1: Alphabet Review
  8. GAME #2: Autobiographical Scavenger Hunt
  9. GAME #3: The Winning Equation
  10. GAME #4: Fact or Fiction
  11. GAME #5: Group Goals
  12. GAME #6: Learn by Doing
  13. GAME #7: What’s a Metaphor For?
  14. GAME #8: A Matter of Taste
  15. GAME #9: The Name Game
  16. GAME #10: Old Dogs, New Tricks
  17. GAME #11: How Much Is One Customer Worth?
  18. GAME #12: Practice Makes Perfect
  19. GAME #13: The Perils of Preconditioning
  20. GAME #14: The Rope Game
  21. GAME #15: Sneaky Slogans
  22. GAME #16: Success in Team-building
  23. GAME #17: Role Reversal
  24. GAME #18: True Confession Toothpicks
  25. GAME #19: Personal Introductions
  26. GAME #20: Baby Pictures
  27. GAME #21: Play Ball!
  28. GAME #22: Body Parts
  29. GAME #23: Group Shuffle
  30. GAME #24: Tag Team Role Plays
  31. GAME #25: Word Games
  32. GAME #26: Sea If Ewe Can Find the Errers
  33. GAME #27: Connect the Dots
  34. GAME #28: Experience Levels
  35. GAME #29: Pennies Puzzler
  36. GAME #30: Killing Closed-Ended Questions
  37. GAME #31: Name that Part
  38. GAME #32: Playing the Numbers
  39. GAME #33: On the Other Hand…
  40. GAME #34: Point of View
  41. GAME #35: Question of the Week
  42. GAME #36: Opening Scavenger Hunt
  43. GAME #37: Shake Hands
  44. GAME #38: 30 Seconds
  45. GAME #39: Elevator Speech
  46. GAME #40: The Envelope, Please
  47. GAME #41: Gone in a Flash
  48. GAME #42: A Cup of Group Cheer
  49. GAME #43: Pass the Hat
  50. GAME #44: Just-in-Time Review
  51. GAME #45: Optical Illusions
  52. GAME #46: You Bet Your Life
  53. GAME #47: The Marker and Water Trick
  54. GAME #48: The Beauty of a Milk Carton
  55. GAME #49: The World Wide Web Review
  56. GAME #50: Interviews
  57. GAME #51: Admission Tickets
  58. GAME #52: Putting Things in Perspective
  59. GAME #53: Pushing Back
  60. GAME #54: Murphy’s Law
  61. GAME #55: Check, Please!
  62. GAME #56: Real-World Examples
  63. GAME #57: Total Recall
  64. GAME #58: Brilliant Brainstorming
  65. GAME #59: Shoe Box
  66. GAME #60: Listen with Your Eyes
  67. GAME #61: Story Time
  68. GAME #62: Stupid Questions
  69. GAME #63: Three-Way Role Play
  70. GAME #64: What’s in a Name?
  71. GAME #65: Coins and Catch Phrases
  72. GAME #66: Alphabet Soup
  73. GAME #67: Attitude Is Everything
  74. GAME #68: Going Behind Their Backs
  75. GAME #69: Baseball Review
  76. GAME #70: The Danger of Assumptions
  77. GAME #71: Silent Birthdays
  78. GAME #72: Past Experiences
  79. GAME #73: Dealing with Differences
  80. GAME #74: Team Drawings
  81. GAME #75: New Employee Egg Hunt
  82. GAME #76: Magnificent Flying Machines
  83. GAME #77: Brick Wall
  84. GAME #78: Flash Cube Illusion
  85. GAME #79: The Cookie Review
  86. GAME #80: ‘I Do Not Like Them, Sam I Am…’
  87. GAME #81: A Letter from the President
  88. GAME #82: Funny Pages
  89. GAME #83: What Will the Future Hold?
  90. GAME #84: Road Map
  91. GAME #85: Sound and Motion
  92. GAME #86: Group Juggle
  93. GAME #87: Tied Up in Knots
  94. GAME #88: A Chance to Win Millions
  95. GAME #89: Get the Monkey Off Your Back
  96. GAME #90: Post Office
  97. GAME #91: Understanding Roles
  98. GAME #92: A Day at the Races
  99. GAME #93: Silent Brainstorming
  100. GAME #94: Snowball Fight
  101. GAME #95: Up on Your Soapbox
  102. GAME #96: Teddy Bears and Computers?
  103. GAME #97: Thermometer
  104. GAME #98: What’s Wrong with this Picture?
  105. GAME #99: Win, Lose, or Draw
  106. GAME #100: Pig Personality Profile
  107. GAME #101: Deadly Jelly Beans
  108. About the Author