One of the many things I love about the LEGO® SERIOUSPLAY® method is that name. Serious play seems like an oxymoron right? Play is supposed to be fun and easy and time away from work. “Child’s Play” has long been a phrase that refers to the easiness of a task. But if you watch children at play you can see that it is serious. Everything they do in play is steeped in meaning. We can learn from this.What if we could make the activity of play productive?
Well, we can and do.
By way of example. Improv is a tool that can be used in the workplace that can be used to uncover and share knowledge, play out scenarios and promote collaboration through active listening (How improv techniques can help your business
Lego SeriousPlay has a method that can be used for any number of issues in the workplace. For instance, team building, solving problems and even defining the values of the organisation. Perhaps designing the business or the value proposition by coupling Lego SeriousPlay with Strategyzer’s value proposition canvas
Game Storming provides activities that likewise can share knowledge and help with problem solving, design and so much more.Talk to us today to discuss your needs and we can design some bespoke workshops for you.
This article can be found in a longer form here: https://mundonovus.com/2019/04/26/putting-play-to-work/