Select a certified facilitator and schedule a game. Play as often as you’d like, but we recommend playing at least monthly to receive maximum value. Games take 90 minutes or less.
Players answer questions and vote on how open, honest, and transparent the responses are. There are no right or wrong answers. Much is revealed about oneself and others during gameplay. Randomization, question ambiguity, bonus points, and the ability to ask follow-up questions bring out authenticity within players.
Reflect on your experience. Discover how your learnings from the game impacted you and document your personal and team goals.
“I was most surprised by the authenticity and individuality of the program. Whereas most team-building programs feel forced and uncomfortable (and often exclusionary), KeepWOL made it surprisingly easy to feel engaged with, and truly heard and acknowledged by co-workers.”
“This program isn't "corporate" in the sense that it's the same questions of "what do you do? Where are you from? What do you want from this team?". The game format made it more fun. The questions were unique and thought provoking.”
“The idea that stood out the most was the "homework" that came from the additional lessons that were recommended based off of the things we were most interested to learn more about.”
“It's a simple platform that is easy to jump in and start using immediately. It forced the entire team to pay attention. Pushed members to engage and allowed the space to bring up and understand team issues that some are afraid to bring up on their own. Dedicate the time and you'll see improved team communication and engagement.”
“The conversations connect week to week and also continue out of the sessions and into our workday. I really like how KeepWOL keeps everyone engaged with the follow up questions, bonus points, and personal and team goals.”
“My favorite feature of KeepWOL is the fact that it is a game. I feel like it helps my team engage more.”
“KeepWOL was the perfect tool to build staff rapport during an unprecedented time. Remote work has caused some stress for our team, and KeepWOL has allowed us to build a closer bond.”
“KeepWOL is a warm, experience-based take on what our office has tried to do with personality assessments. The game format offers an engaging and fun way for teams to build camaraderie, share rich experiences and in turn strengthen team bonds. I found myself moving through a gamut of emotions as I learned deep truths about the other participants. KeepWOL was fresh, lively, and most of all, fun!”
“KeepWOL provides a clean, interactive, and fun approach to team development. I particularly enjoyed how easy it is to ask follow-up questions and get below the surface level that most teams hover above. I’d recommend it to teams who want an easy and effective way to build connections and creativity.”
“The facilitation was so natural and felt inclusive; structured to keep participants organized but lots of room for individual sharing and group learning. My favorite feature is the layered questioning format - good reminder that it's useful not just for business conversation but for getting to know one another as people.”
“KeepWOL is a fun, insightful, and creative. It’s a simple yet effective approach to talent development that provides genuine laughs with the team.”
““Phenomenal platform that creates a safe place for very direct, heart of the matter discussions.”
“KeepWOL is a great way to foster engagement and have meaningful conversations about working together and finding solutions to problems.”
“KeepWOL is the perfect vehicle to get people talking. I love how participants asked follow-up questions that challenged everyone to dig-in and respond thoughtfully.”
“KeepWOL is a simple way to organize true team building in a way that still feels organic and allows people to build trust with others.”
Game-centric talent development technology for TEAMS that meets every employee where they are. The magic is in the methodology Play, Reflect, Grow!
Live multiplayer web-based games for teams can be played virtually, in person, or a hybrid fashion. Our library of psychology-based games emphasizes storytelling to elevate the human experience, provide contextual details to systemically change behaviors, and promote a sense of belonging while advancing users' interpersonal skills. Our games are categorized into 4 themes. Click to reveavl!
After each game, impact data is collected. KeepWOL collects data in 5 of the most difficult to measure areas: cultural intelligence, engagement, team dynamics, innovation, and job satisfaction.
The data collected can be analyzed at the industry, company, and down to the functional team level.
No more one size fits all. KeepWOL’s natural language processing (NLP) AI technology uses gameplay outcomes to deliver educational content based on user-specific goals and preferred learning styles. Searching through millions of training courses to find the right one will be a thing of the past. KeepWOL gives content suggestions that meet users' needs without a single search by connecting to educational content databases like LinkedIn Learning.
The data collected can be analyzed at the industry, company, and down to the functional team level.
Certification is required to facilitate KeepWOL sessions.
The best KeepWOL facilitators are outgoing, natural conversationalists, active listeners, great at asking questions, humorous, and are committed to enabling authentic connections and fostering a sense of belonging.
Having facilitators internal to your organization allows for on-demand sessions. However, facilitators should not facilitate for teams they're directly a part of.
To take action, you must first be aware. This game helps participants become aware of their actions and how they affect their colleagues, clients, and everyone around them. Instead of focusing on what you should do, this game focuses on what you actually do. The questions in this game allow participants to consider their own biases, blind spots, and prejudices.
*Social determinants of health were considered when creating this game.
Get ready to share your personal stories. Our unique & individual journey fuels our decisions and actions through life. This game embraces those differences and allows participants to understand how everyone's unique story impacts how they work, how they interact with others, and how they develop. This game is great for DEIB workshops intended to focus on what makes you, you! It fosters compassion and genuine connection amongst any team or group.
Get ready to go beyond inclusion and just being a part of a group. This game is about belonging. Belonging is the feeling of security and support where every person has a sense of acceptance, inclusion, and identity. This game asks questions that aid in understanding what each person needs to feel a sense of belonging.
This game is designed to create impactful conversations that bring out nostalgia and wonder. The questions in this game are designed to help lower walls and allow your team to dream big, reminisce, and truly Wonder Out Loud.
The success of your projects stems from the simplicity of strong communication among your team. This game brings out the natural intricacies of being human through open and guided conversation categories that include life, love, self-reflection, world views, travel, celebrity, and everything in between. Experience how improving collaboration within your team enhances productivity, decreases personality conflicts, and builds lasting trust.
This game focuses on the "Forming" stage of team development. The forming stage involves a period of orientation and getting acquainted. Uncertainty is high during this stage, and often team members aren't sure what questions they should be asking. This game helps teams ask the right questions to set a solid foundation for understanding and fast growth.
This game focuses on the "Storming" stage of team development. The storming stage is the most critical and challenging. It is a period marked by conflict and competition as individual personalities emerge. This game helps team members overcome obstacles, understand and accept individual differences, and work through conflicting ideas on team tasks and goals.
This game focuses on the "Norming" stage of team development. At this stage, team conflict is resolved, and unity begins to emerge. This game keeps teams from backsliding into the "Storming" stage. This game focuses on proactiveness and ensuring all teammates remain aligned to their common goal.
This game focuses on the "Performing" stage of team development. In the performing stage, consensus and cooperation have been well-established, and the team is mature, organized, and well-functioning. This game helps teams reflect and determine how to incorporate innovation and optimize their processes.
Risks can be scary, but opportunities can be exciting! Many tools help with risk analysis and management, but every individual mentally approaches and processes risks differently, which plays into how they make personal and professional decisions. This game enables you to understand how you and others analyze and process risks.
Open up the minds of your team with this game by removing the limitations that we all tend to subconsciously impose on ourselves. This game encourages individuals to think beyond their everyday reality and tap into a place of imagination and creativity. Foster innovation with your team and dream together with this game of genuine wondering.
Designed for leadership development and self-awareness, this game illuminates how your team handles different situations and day-to-day life circumstances. This game taps into each person's personal stories in the context of leadership. How do our perceptions, experiences, and past experiences play into the way we lead? This game helps participants explore these important aspects of leadership.
This game was developed specifically to understand people managers' disposition and approach to building up themselves and their teams. It provides a thoughtful and safe space for managers to reflect while learning from others.
Our leaders have experienced highs, lows, and everything in between - this game brings leaders together to reflect, share strategies, techniques, and dig into their personal leadership journeys. Playing this game provides participants a sense of community as they risk vulnerability to explore the nuance of leadership.
KeepWOL focuses on the human elements of work that make or break organizations. It’s an end-to-end solution that provides value to employees and improves your company’s bottom line.
Because we all should play more.
Organizations can pinpoint what support employees need at a specific given moment.
We meet employees where they are by providing a digestible amount of personalized educational content in their preferred learning style.
Teams get to practice their new skills in real-time scenarios in their day-to-day work environment.
You get accountability, measurable change, and continuous development opportunities for each employee and the company as a whole.
Effective for remote, in-person, & hybrid teams
KeepWOL works! Our customers see positive movement in each of our 5 pillar areas in as little as 90 days.
Improvement in employee engagement levels
Improvement in consideration for new ideas & encouragement for professional development
Improvement in communication & the day-to-day work environment
Improvement in appreciation for different perspectives & respect towards diverse demographics
Improvement in employee's likelihood of staying at their organization
From fostering open communication to avoiding costly disruptions, the benefits and applications of using KeepWOL are endless.
Keep Wondering Out Loud (KeepWOL) is a verified, measurable, and cost-effective talent development platform that fosters inclusion within remote, hybrid, and in-person teams.
Using a digital library of live multiplayer games, KeepWOL enables guided immersive experiences that develop employees, cultivate engagement, and measure impact to improve team dynamics.
Build happier, stronger and higher performing teams in as little as 30 days
Inclusion requires all parties to partake in the conversation. Activities where the audience is spoken to, instead of with, results in participants failing to absorb the content.
Escape rooms, trivia & happy hours are fun ways to spend a few hours, but they rarely rectify the issues that lead to tension between teammates.
A lack of effective tools and processes that normalize open communication and trust in the workplace will derail any attempts at building long-lasting high performing teams.
True honesty only occurs when people feel that they will be accepted and heard as their entire self.
Communication starts with curiosity. People must be able to ask questions without fear of negative repercussions.
Regular opportunities to develop and practice interpersonal skills builds loyalty and trust between team members.
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You must be a certified facilitator to utilize the KeepWOL software. Book a demo call to get started.
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We provide two options:
1) Do-it-yourself subscription
2) Done-for-you Event Service.
If you go with option 2, your event will be hosted and facilitated by one of our in-house Certified KeepWOL facilitators.