How Corporate Team Building Benefits Your Business

Anyone who owns a business understands that the success of the business starts with the employees. While taking a day away from the office for a corporate team building event may seem like something that could detract from the overall productivity of your company, there are quite a few benefits to investing in your employees. Learn about […]


Why Is Leadership Development Needed?

At Empower Leadership Sports & Adventure Center in Middletown, Connecticut, we offer leadership development programs that build strong, confident leaders. By ziplining through the Connecticut wildness and maneuvering through our survival courses, we provide scenarios that challenge participants, increase their self-confidence, and teach self-reliance. Leadership can only be taught through real experiences, so at Empower Leadership […]


How Shared Adventures Help Leadership Development

A strong leadership is a vital element to the success of any business or organization. Your leadership sets the precedent for the productivity of your employees and, in turn, affects the productivity of your business overall. At Empower Leadership Sports & Adventure Center in Connecticut, we understand the importance of continuous leadership development both in […]


Get The Most Out Of Your Corporate Team Building With These Tips

Corporate team building events at Empower Leadership Sports & Adventure Center are meant to help your team work together more cohesively, communicate across departments, respect one another, and foster relationships. You can’t just expect to show up at a corporate team building event and have everything fall perfectly into place. Sure, the Empower Leadership Sports & […]


Leadership Development: Best Skills Of A Leader (Part II)

In the last Empower Leadership Sports & Adventure Center blog, we discussed the different skills needed to become a great leader. We follow up that blog here by rounding out the most important skills for leadership development. Leadership is about getting the most out of yourself, getting the most out of your team, and instilling confidence […]


Leadership Development: Best Skills Of A Leader (Part I)

At Empower Leadership Sports & Adventure Center in Connecticut, we believe in training today’s and tomorrow’s leaders with our leadership development program. Many people believe that leaders are born, not made, but this is a common misconception. Some individuals might grasp leadership skills quicker or more naturally than others, but with the right leadership development program, […]


Empower Leadership Sports & Adventure Center Brings Families Closer

At Empower Leadership Sports & Adventure Center, we bring families closer together and give them memories they can cherish for a lifetime. If your kids are out for the summer and are bugging the daylights out of you at home to take them out and do something fun, Empower Leadership Sports & Adventure Center offers the […]


3 Tips On How To Become Your Own Boss | Team Building

I once spoke to a group of veterans about becoming business owners and entrepreneurs at Fort Belvoir, Virginia.  This opportunity came to me from The 100 Entrepreneurs Project http://100entproject.org who helps transition veterans to entrepreneurs.  These warriors have sacrificed throughout their Army careers and now as they get ready for the next chapter in their lives I […]


Do You Trust? | Team Building | Connecticut

The best leaders recognize that trust impacts us 24/7, 365 days a year. It affects every relationship, every communication, every work project, every business venture, every effort in which we are engaged. As noted leadership expert and author Stephen Covey said, “It changes the quality of every present moment and alters the trajectory and outcome […]


Winning Work Teams

When was the last time you read a great article or book related to teamwork or team development?   Most managers and leaders we talk with cannot think of a book they would recommend on this topic. That’s because teamwork and team effectiveness involve a wide range of human interaction, goal setting, problem solving, leadership, and […]