Outdoor team building activities can be beneficial in several ways. Team building events, whether indoors or outdoors, are an ideal way to get employees together, who might otherwise not interact with each other. Participating in such activities can give employees a better grasp of what other departments or sections do, and can help create a strong workplace culture or sense of identity. It gives a manager or supervisor an accurate idea of who has leadership potential and is able to take charge and make decisions. Team building can help employees to communicate more effectively and can instill confidence and a sense of responsibility in employees. And team building events outdoors are fun too; it’s a chance to get out of the office environment, and reinforce the idea of work being fun. However, you can also use team building games to focus specifically on results or a goal.