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Clive on the zip line at our ropes course at the Claggett Center

Covid-19: Preparing to Open Up

By Upward Enterprises / May 19, 2020 /

I’m sure like most of you, your feeling cooped up and ready to get outside. At Upward Enterprises we have 30 beautiful acres available for safe team building events which allow small groups of up to 10 people the safe distancing required in this time of corona virus. With our clients safety our number one…

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Changing Roles of Individuals in a Team

By Upward Enterprises / May 29, 2018 /

Recently a concerned parent who is also a youth softball coach called Upward Enterprises for team building advise. The girl’s team had lost yet another tournament. The team members were fighting among each other. The coach was at a lost asking for help to get the team back on track. We had an interesting conversation about…

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Upward Enterprises Teams up with Frederick County Parks and Recreation

By Upward Enterprises / February 20, 2018 /

Are you a resident of Frederick County Maryland? If you are, you probably receive “The Recreater” activity guide. New for 2018, Upward Enterprises is teaming up with the Frederick County Maryland Parks and Recreation Department to bring our educational programs to everyone in the county. We have put together two very exciting programs. Games and Initiatives…

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Be the “The Man in the Arena”

By Upward Enterprises / November 5, 2013 /

Frequently we have groups out at the ropes course where a few participants stand off to the side who need encouragement to join in.  Today I wanted to share an inspiration quote to all of those individuals to give them confidence that there is great learning in pushing yourself to dare greatly. It is not the critic who counts: not…

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Have you ever yawned because you saw someone else do it?

By Upward Enterprises / October 22, 2013 /

Your friend yawns, you can’t stop yourself from yawing back. This physical trigger to mirror what someone in your group is doing also applies with attitudes. All teams have vibes that are just as contagious as a yawn. Next time you find yourself in a group situation, pay attention to the to the attitudes of those…

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