(Video) Gary Ware: How to Play at Work

Dec 08, 2021

Every company needs to create a culture of belonging and play helps us get there.

Playing at work helps employees to make intentional and deep connections with colleagues. It allows them to look beyond the labels, move beyond assumptions and understand each other on a deeper level.

In this week's episode of "Managing in the Moment" Betsaida talks with Gary Ware about the importance of play at work and how to incorporate more play in the day to day. 

  

About the Show:

Managing in the Moment is a weekly show focused on helping people managers become more effective leaders. Each week, we discuss specific actions for professionals to take to build their management skills and transform their team. Hosted by management coach & team-building strategist Betsaida LeBron. --- 

About this week's guest:

Gary Ware, the Founder of Breakthrough Play, is a corporate facilitator, keynote speaker, certified coach, and self-proclaimed Creative Catalyst. Gary has over 14 years of experience in the corporate world holding various leadership positions. Being a multifaceted individual, Gary also comes with nearly a decade of experience as a performer in improv theatre. After experiencing burnout in his pursuit for success and happiness, he realized that what was missing was play.

Committing to a life of play is what led Gary to discover his passion for facilitating. Gary uses the power of applied improvisation and other playful methods to assist people in unlocking creativity, confidence, and better communication. Gary was recently featured as one of the Top 100 HR influencers of 2021 by the Engagedly HR software platform. When Gary isn't leading workshops or speaking, you can find him learning magic or off on an adventure with his wife Courtney and son Garrett.

Website Link : https://www.breakthroughplay.com/
LinkedIn: https://www.linkedin.com/in/garyware/
Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/garyware
Instagram: https://www.instagram.com/garyware/

 

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