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38. Grandmas Will

An Overview of "Grandma's Will"

"Grandma's Will" is a great training team exercise for those who want to perfect their negotiating skills. 7 relatives and friends of the late Kate Thoroughgood have gathered to see what they have been left in her will, only to discover that they'll get nothing if they cannot agree. Players take the parts of each of the 7 characters and learn some important lessons about working together.

Aims of this Teambuilder

The 3 aims of "Grandma's Will" are:
To experience the process of negotiating in a role-play situation
To understand the difference between positions and needs
To work through conflict situations for mutual gain

How to Use this Teambuilder

Like all the training team exercises in this series, "Grandma's Will" provides you with a comprehensive guide to using this exercise on any teambuilding event. The Teambuilder will show you how to prepare, how to introduce the exercise, how to run it with possible variations and alternatives, and how to debrief and lead a post-exercise discussion.

"Grandma's Will" also comes with the following worksheets and resources:
Worksheet 01: The Players
Worksheet 02: Kate's Wishes
Worksheet 03: Sam
Worksheet 04: Jo
Worksheet 05: Ashley
Worksheet 06: Leslie
Worksheet 07: Chris
Worksheet 08: Alex
Worksheet 09: Viv
Worksheet 10: More about Sam
Worksheet 11: More about Jo
Worksheet 12: More about Ashley
Worksheet 13: More about Leslie
Worksheet 14: More about Chris
Worksheet 15: More about Alex
Worksheet 16: More about Viv
Worksheet 17: The Agreement
Worksheet: Self-Assessment
Worksheet: Exercise Evaluation
Appendix 01: Conflict Resolution

Complementary Products

You can find other training team exercises in the MTL E-Manuals and MTL 1daycourseplans series. You can also collect other Teambuilders such as Whatsisname and The Obelisk of Zin or download the complete set of 40 Teambuilders as a MTL Bumper Bundle collection. 

Price of this product: £12.95

Delivery Method:
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