5 ways to make your women’s day celebration sweet

5 ways to make your women’s day celebration sweet

So, what do you want to achieve by celebrating woman’s day? That’s a good place to start. Define your goal clearly. The goals can be to: Improve the awareness of diversity at your organization Recognize the women talent Create awareness of the changing role of women...

Diversity Lessons from Dangal – For both Men and Women

Diversity Lessons from Dangal – For both Men and Women

A recent and highly successful Indian biopic called Dangal has a sequence where all the opponents (boys) in young Geeta Phogat’s first wrestling tournament are worried most about losing to her. Firstly, they find it difficult to accept that a girl has entered a sport...

Team Building for the Champions

Team Building for the Champions

While the Indian Test Cricket team is battling it out on South African pitches and the Under-19 team is making tough progress in the U-19 World Cup, our Blind Cricket Team has yet again won the big prize - the World Cup. India beat Pakistan in the final played at the...

Truth be told, winning never gets old!

Truth be told, winning never gets old!

We may act blasé about winning after getting some 8 awards in the last 15 months alone, but each of us at d’frens cherishes every one of these awards as they are a testament to the sweat and hard work that has gone into making that experience special.   People...

The ‘How’ of Our Win at WoW Awards

The ‘How’ of Our Win at WoW Awards

d’frens was awarded 3 Golds at WOW Awards Asia 2017 - the largest recognition for MICE, LIVE Marketing & Entertainment Industry. We won the 3 Golds in the following categories:   Gold # 1 - Corporate training / education program of the year Gold # 2 -...

4 Key Takeaways from Team Building Activities

4 Key Takeaways from Team Building Activities

Many clients ask me about what should the takeaways from team building activities be. So here are the top 4 takeaways from team building activities based on my own experience. When selling team building programs, I don't often get an opportunity to experience it as a...

5 Simple tips for planning your next offsite

5 Simple tips for planning your next offsite

Delhi is a hot place to live in for most part of the year. That’s probably why local organisations seek out cooler destinations for teams offsite. In any case, an offsite seems that much more exciting when you are going out of the city you live in, even if it is to a...

Team Building Lessons from Cricket

Team Building Lessons from Cricket

Cricket is a great sport, and many of us love to watch it, and talk about it endlessly. Have you ever realized that Cricket is a lot more than just a great sport? It offers great lessons for team building and even for leadership, that we often don’t pay enough...

Top 9 Employee Engagement and Team Building Trends for 2017 in India

Top 9 Employee Engagement and Team Building Trends for 2017 in India

Wow… 2017 is almost here. Another year goes past, with a lot happening in employee engagement and team building. Are you set for the year ahead? Before you say yes, look at these trends and see if your plans are aligned. Trend # 1 - Gen-Y meets Gen-Z under Gen-X's...