Improve your team communication skills

Interpret  is a lively, challenging team exercise which explores team communication, the management of information and the planning and implementation of a strategy.

The element of competing against the clock or another group raises energy levels and contributes to a sense of being a ‘team’. Participation is 100% from every team member. It has to be if they are to be successful.

Interpret is an ideal exercise to highlight the importance of effective communication, team problem-solving, organization and leadership within a team environment.



Interpret participants will increase their awareness of:

  • Communication of a common meaning through effective questioning and active listening to ensure understanding
  • The management of information flow between individuals and the entire team
  • The relevance of effective planning
  • Problem solving skills including the evaluation of possible courses of action and the need for rehearsal of processes before they ‘go live’
  • Understanding of team organization and effective group management.
  • The effectiveness of process reviews in team activity
  • Individual needs and input within a pressured team environment
  • Working under time pressure

This game develops:

 –  Communication and Teamworking

  • Establishing a common language and meaning within groups and teams
  • Active questioning and listening skills
  • The sorting, structuring and retention of unfamiliar information

–  Problem Solving and Task Planning

  • Working under time pressures
  • Effective planning

–  Leadership and Team Management

  • Recognizing and managing the contribution of individuals within a team
  • Developing awareness of individual needs
  • Team decision-making
  • The control and implementation of plans

Trainer’s Guide:

Each game purchased comes complete with a Trainer’s Guide describing how the game works, what to expect and game variations.

Who will benefit from this game:

Everyone in your organization who is required to communicate clearly and without ambiguity

Duration of exercise: 90 minutes

Number of participants: 6 – 18

Cost:   $480 + freight and delivery + tax    (All costs are in Canadian dollars.)


It is important to us that you are successful using our games in your training and development programs. We would welcome the opportunity to speak with you either before or after using our games to ensure that you obtain the maximum benefits from the exercise.

Additional support:

Would you like additional support when you run this game for the first time or are you using it for a large group and need additional resources? We would be happy to facilitate this game for you.