Speed dating questions for business
Mask Exercise This exercise asks participants to draw one of the mask they wear.
It’s used to help people go deeper into themselves or to break open a “stuck” group.
” There are plenty of great useful speed dating questions there; just pick and choose a few for your evening.
Don’t take a long list with you; just have a few to ease the conversations along and find out more about the people you are talking to, without it being an interview, so don’t be asking stuff like “Where do you see yourself in three years time”.
What is something that you would like to change about yourself?
If you could have dinner with anyone, dead or alive, who would that person be?
They will help you find out a little more about the people you will meet at your Slow Dating event and will help keep the conversation flowing.
Even though there are online dating websites and apps you can use, you might find that you would rather meet people in person right away.
Life Line This team building activity is similar to the mask exercises since it requires people to share their ‘life-line’ and specifically the events in the past that have shaped them today.
It requires significant introspection and for some people past events can be of a traumatic nature; they might have issues thinking of them, let alone sharing them.5.
Hot Seat I often do the Hot Seat exercise only if the team has displayed solid steps on the ‘trust ladder’ since it requires each individual to give feedback to the other person in the presence of other team members.
One person is asked to sit on the ‘hot seat’ and his colleagues are asked to answer the following two question for the colleague in the hot seat: I will expand on this in next week’s blog.