What's Happening at Odyssey Teams

What's Happening

Odyssey Teams is the leader in philanthropic team building. We'll keep you informed and up-to-date on team building activities and strategies that do not suck.


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Can Too Much Charisma Make A Leader Ineffective?

November 6th, 2018

June 19, 2018 Our Co-Founder and COO, Lain Hensley was featured in – and contributed to – an article by The Economist Online, looking at the role of charisma in leadership practices.

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Team Building For Remote Staff

November 6th, 2018

You probably won’t be surprised to know that remote working is now affecting over half of the country’s workforce. And while there are undeniable benefits of allowing employees to work offsite,

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You may be doing CSR wrong

November 6th, 2018

October 24, 2017 Our President and Founder, Bill John, spoke to Smart Meetings about how CSR can offer wider benefits beyond simply being a box ticking activity.

A personal Odyssey: How the African Bush changed us by Bill John, CEO
A Personal Odyssey: How The African Bush Changed Us By Bill John, CEO

November 6th, 2018

A Personal Odyssey From CEO, Bill John: Before we left, I suspected it was going to be life changing but I really had no idea. It was my wife, Amy’s, suggestion, and with copious amounts of butt-time

Changing colors and dropping leaves
Changing Colors & Dropping Leaves

November 1st, 2018

(Photo Credit: Anthony Dunn Photography) Our main office is located in Chico, California; its beauty in the fall rivals that of the New England coast. Chico is also home to Bidwell park; over 3000 acres


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Odyssey’s Approach to Corporate Team Building I Podcast Feature

September 17th, 2018

“Lain Hensley and Odyssey Teams are redefining the typical corporate team building program. And it came out of a need to bring people closer together, with a common purpose, and to make a positive,

The Helping Hands Project, Kansas
The Helping Hands Project – Kansas

January 17th, 2017

Community Building Through Teamwork. The Kansas Department of Corrections enjoyed a 2-day retreat where they constructed a Build-a-Hand Team building kit through the Helping Hands Project, a corporate


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Featured On Fox Business: Corporate Social Responsibility

December 5th, 2018

How Small Businesses Are Engaging in Corporate Social Responsibility This story first appeared on March 22, 2012 in FOXBusiness Lain Hensley spoke with Fox Business for their “Small Business,

Odyssey takes Chicago by storm
Odyssey Takes Chicago by Storm

June 15th, 2018

4,000 people, 40,000 balls and endless inspiration and impact. This video shows the story from behind the scenes of history.