Activity length (in minutes)
10/10 - Perfection GameSummarizeFind areas for improvement together.The group focuses on areas for improvement and takes part in a positive process.
4LsSummarizeHold a progress meeting on the facts from the previous period in order to implement improvements.Allow the team to think about the facts and highlight both the positives and negatives.
Emoji GaugeInitiate communicationPrepare for a meeting by sounding out the group’s state of mind.Help the team express emotions about a topic and enable the cause of problems to be addressed quickly.
BrainstormingExplore and brainstorm togetherGenerate as many ideas as possible.This makes it easy to bring new ideas to the surface in a creative environment.
Reverse BrainstormingExplore and brainstorm togetherPredicting difficulties, obstacles or criticism facing a project in order to transform them into positive opportunities.“The worst possible idea” to drum up innovative ideas.
PostcardInitiate communicationShare a postcard with the team to see the bright side of things.Participants focus on what they liked or appreciated and therefore take the time to see the positives.
Draw Me a SheepInitiate communicationStart a meeting off on a fun and creative note.Introduce yourself in a different, less formal and more imaginative way.
Say it with flowersEnd communicationImprove team cohesion and end your meeting on a positive note.Helps to highlight group members’ positive actions, since bad points tend to stand out more than the good ones.
Drop Add Keep Improve (DAKI)SummarizeMake choices for the future, adopt a continuous improvement approach.Improve your work processes by taking a step back.
StarfishSummarizeDecide on actions to implement to improve teamworkGive the team a chance to establish what didn’t go well and how to improve in order to get better results by adopting a positive approach.
DotmocracyPrioritize and decide togetherQuickly prioritise ideas through a vote.Let the group concentrate on the ideas they believe are most important.
Feedback DoorEnd communicationQuickly learn participants’ degree of satisfaction with the meeting.It allows you to assess the meeting’s result quality and to get qualitative feedback to improve future sessions.
Eisenhower MatrixPrioritize and decide togetherSave time by improving task management.An effective and simple tool to put in place, either individually or in a group.
MoSCoWPrioritize and decide togetherPrioritise tasks, needs or requirements through a consensus.Come to a common understanding and ensure shared priorities.
Plus & DeltaEnd communicationCollect feedback quickly using an appraisal approach.The questions encourage participants to use ‘improvement’ language rather than language considered too negative by some.
Five WsResolve issueGather information about an issue by asking the right questions.Start and build a common and rational vision in order to respond to a problem.
Back to the FutureShare a visionCollectively identify and understand the definition of success.Allows for a review of planning to identify the necessary and adequate path for achieving the goal using a positive approach.
ROTIEnd communicationGet instant feedback on a meeting or workshop.Quickly and easily get feedback on the quality of a meeting in order to adopt a continuous improvement approach.
SpeedboatSummarizeAssess what pushes the team forward and what slows them down.Allow the group to identify the team's drivers and to improve them, as well as detect stumbling blocks in order to avoid them.
SWOTShare a visionAnalyse the situation of a product, team or service in order to define a strategy.Work together to develop an internal and external diagnosis in order to agree on new means of innovation and to anticipate future actions.
TimelineExplore and brainstorm togetherRecall past events in order to improve our future processes.Give the team a chance to implement a continuous improvement process.
IntroductionsInitiate communicationHave fun getting to know each other.Quickly identify the participants and their expectations for this meeting, which is excellent for getting the conversation going afterwards.
5 WhysResolve issueGet to the root of a problem.Work together to find the underlying cause of a problem in order to provide an effective solution.
SCAMPER MethodExplore and brainstorm togetherGenerate innovative ideas by examining a topic from different angles.The SCAMPER method helps stimulate creativity in order to find solutions to problems, improve products, dream up changes to an object and more.
BrainwritingExplore and brainstorm togetherGenerate the most ideas in the shortest time.This variation on brainstorming allows participants to build on other people’s ideas to suggest new ones without speaking – which is great for shyer participants.
KeywordsInitiate communicationPrepare for a meeting.Reveal participants’ moods and adjust the meeting accordingly.
Six thinking hatsResolve issueMeditate on an issue together by embracing all ways of thinking.Integrate emotion and scepticism into what would normally be a purely rational process and open up the possibility for creative decision-making.