What's Happening at Odyssey Teams

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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.


Team building ROI from Odyssey Teams
Team Building ROI & Why You Should Ask Why

June 2nd, 2019

Why You Should Ask WHY Do you ever ask yourself why you do what you do? At Odyssey Teams, we ask and are asked this question daily. Why do we spend our days creating and delivering philanthropic corporate

Build-A-Hand & Give Confidence with the Helping Hands Program

March 12th, 2019

-Personal Odyssey about the Build-A-Hand Program by Bill John, President / CEO / Co-Founder of Odyssey Teams March 11, 2019; South Africa – We had the most AMAZING day yesterday fitting hands

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Building Bikes For Kids With Life Cycles

February 6th, 2019

The story “Eugene Blueberry Breeder Surprises YMCA Kids With New Bikes” first appeared on January 23, 2019 in The Register-Guard by Suzanne Adams-Ockrassa: During every Life Cycles program

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What Our Teams Accomplished in 2018

December 20th, 2018

What We Accomplished Together in 2018 Thanks to our 23,350 fantastic partners who participated in an Odyssey Teams LIVE or DIY program this year. Together, we racked up some pretty impressive numbers

Join the Odyssey Teams ambassador referral program
Join The Odyssey Teams Ambassador Referral Program

July 30th, 2018

Why did you hire Odyssey Teams? Was it a snazzy ad, a convincing salesperson, or was it a friend or colleague who said, “Odyssey will help you drive purpose through your team as you work together

How to win with organizational development
How to Win With Organizational Development

April 21st, 2016

Any company or organization that sees efficiency of production, a collaborative culture and high-levels of employee engagement have figured out how to win with organizational development. If these things

Tips For Team Building Events - Odyssey Teams
Tips For Team Building Events

April 29th, 2019

Planning a corporate or academic team building event? Here at Odyssey Teams, the team building industry leader, we have a few tips for team building events that will ensure your team receives the maximum

Featured In Entrepreneur: “Building Up Teams — And Communities”

January 30th, 2019

This story first appeared in the February 2009 issue of Entrepreneur by JJ Ramberg: Lain Hensley has always had a passion for helping those in need. In 2001, he saw the opportunity to do just that when


Odyssey's approach to corporate team building - Podcast feature
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,