Thursday 02nd July 23:42

37. Whatsisname?

An Overview of "Whatsisname"

"Whatsisname?" is a memory-testing game. Players imagine that they are at a cocktail party where they meet 7 different people whose names and features they must remember. Players then devise with others a method or story of recall. Later on in the day, the teams are tested on how well they can put names and details to faces. An outstanding training team exercise that illustrates the value of memory-improving techniques.

Aims of this Teambuilder

The 3 aims of "Whatsisname" are:
To give practise in memory-improving techniques
To explore techniques for managing information
To show the value of teamwork compared to individual work

How to Use this Teambuilder

Like all the training team exercises in this series, "Whatsisname" 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.

"Whatsisname" also comes with the following worksheets and resources:
Worksheet 01: Whatsisname? - Characters
Worksheet 02: Whatsisname? Your Story
Worksheet 03: Whatsisname? Test
Worksheet: Self-Assessment
Worksheet: Exercise Evaluation
Appendix 01: Remembering Names

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 Problems Problems and Grandma's Will or download the complete set of 40 Teambuilders as a MTL Bumper Bundle collection. 

Price of this product: £12.95

Delivery Method:
This product can be downloaded directly from this site.