Silo Treatment

Method: A silo (tall plastic drum) is riddled with holes. The team’s assignment is to fill the silo to overflowing using large buckets of water. Decisions must be made regarding resources utilization, personnel issues, trade-offs, and other challenges.

Objective: To avoid "Silo" mentality and the many pitfalls that lead to silo thinking.

Learning outcomes:  Teamwork, following directions, pushing the limits ethically and communications.

Time: 30 minutes + Debrief