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The 17 Top Corporate Event Ideas For Building Team Unity

Corporate event invitations laid out on a table with a dinner plate and greenery

Feeling like morale at the office is a little lackluster lately? Or maybe you’ve just hit a huge milestone or sealed a lucrative new account and want to celebrate. Either way, it’s a great time to plan a company outing. All you need are a few inspiring corporate event ideas.

Getting the whole team together outside of the normal office environment for an event is a great way to build camaraderie, bond, reduce stress, and turn a group of individuals into a group of teammates and even friends. Best of all, corporate events can be loads of fun.

Whether your employees could use a morale boost, need help breaking the ice with new team members, or you simply want to reward their hard work, hosting a team event can help you get the job done.

From outdoor excursions and team-building opportunities to silly activities and ways to give back, here are some of the best corporate event ideas. Plus, we’ll show you some beautiful online invitation ideas to get guests excited about the upcoming event.
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Ready, Set, Go: 18 Funtastic Holiday Party Games and Activities

Guests hold champagne glasses and talk at a holiday dinner party

The decorations are set, the menu is handled, and you’ve sent out your holiday party invitations. Now, it’s time to figure out how to entertain your guests. Whether you’re hosting a bash for a large group or a more intimate get-together, a few holiday party games up your sleeve can keep the fun quotient high.

Rather than sharing a list comprised strictly of Christmas party games, these ideas offer holiday game options that will be a hit no matter how you celebrate the season. But they all have one thing in common: They’re sure to make the season merry and bright and provide a great time for everyone. We’ll mention some games to entertain adults and others that all ages can join.
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Corporate Event Planning: How to Throw an Event Like a Boss

Corporate event planning: Team members cheers at a corporate dinner

When organizing a corporate event, figuring out where to start can be a challenge. Even if you’re working with an event planning company, the responsibility is on you to nail down the basics, sign off on specific aspects of the event production, and oversee the process. You also might feel added pressure when coordinating a corporate event compared to other social events, like planning a birthday party or baby shower because it’s related to your job.

But, no matter what type of corporate event you’re tasked with planning, there are some common steps you can take to keep calm and plan on. Consider this your guide to corporate event planning with easy-to-follow tips on how to run a successful event.
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How to Create a Formal Invitation: Word Choice and Design Inspiration

Two formal event invitations with a champagne coup and a pear

Whether you’re hosting a birthday party, bridal shower, graduation party, or another celebration for a milestone, words matter. Using the right word choice in an invitation is a great way to set the tone for your event.

Formal invitations show guests what to expect at your event, but they also guide them on what to wear and who’s invited to participate. Using the right words in an invitation imparts an air of elegance and sophistication while setting a high standard for the big day.

So, how do you find the right words to say? Here, we’ll show you exactly how to write a formal invitation. From small details like writing out dates and using formal wording, you’ll discover everything you need to know to craft a beautiful formal invitation that wows your guests.
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15 Bachelor Party Ideas for the Perfect Pre-Wedding Celebration

Bachelor party ideas: Three guy friends in an industrial pub

Bachelor parties are the perfect way to bring the groom’s closest friends and family together ahead of the wedding. And with the right bachelor party ideas, you can create new memories and treasure old ones before the groom-to-be embarks on his next journey with his partner. It’s an ideal excuse for a party, a once-in-a-lifetime trip, or a thrilling new experience.

If you’re planning a bachelor party for a very special guest of honor, it can be tough to know where to start — especially if you want to plan something out of the ordinary. You can plan a wild night out to celebrate, but you don’t have to if that’s not the groom’s style. We’ve got plenty of bachelor party ideas for every preference.
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18 Bachelorette Party Ideas for a Fun Fling Before the Ring

Bachelorette party ideas: two bachelorette invitations surrounded by confetti

From a fancy fĂŞte to a low key bash, there are so many different ways to celebrate a bride’s last days of being single. If you’re planning your best friend’s bachelorette party and looking for options, we’ve got a few ideas.

Whether the bride-to-be prefers to sing her heart out at karaoke bars or spend time in nature, you’ll find a celebration she’ll love. At the end of the day, a bachelorette party is all about celebrating the bride-to-be. Choose one of her favorite activities, and she’ll have a great time.

Without further ado, here are some of the best bachelorette party ideas for the final fling before the ring. Plus, we’ve added a few stunning bachelorette party invitations to get the bride’s crew excited about the event.
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20 Graduation Party Ideas to Celebrate Your Grad in Style

Graduation party ideas: festive favors, straws, and drink glasses

Graduation is such a memorable moment in a grad’s life. It’s where they say goodbye to their high school or college years, and embark on the next stage of their journey.

Mark this special occasion with a graduation party to celebrate how far they’ve come and toast their bright future. Bring loved ones together and invite your grad’s closest friends to a party that will stay with them forever.
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10 Digital Holiday Cards to Get You in the Spirit

Digital holiday cards displayed on a tablet and phone, surrounded by garland

Ah, the holidays. There’s nothing like a little fa la la and ho ho ho to make you feel warm and fuzzy. Whether you celebrate Christmas, Hanukkah, Kwanzaa, Chrismukkah, Festivus, or your own personal tradition, there’s no denying that it’s the most wonderful time of the year.

But it can also be a somewhat stressful season between planning holiday parties and traveling to visit loved ones, not to mention picking out the perfect gifts for everyone on your list.

To help keep the season bright (and your spirits light), we’ve created this list of brilliant digital holiday cards that are sure to inspire you. But first, let’s explain why choosing online holiday cards instead of traditional postal mail cards is the way to go.
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Cheap and Chic: 8 Affordable Wedding Invitations You’ll Love

three affordable wedding invitations laid out on a wood table with ribbon and envelopes

Your big day is approaching and the wedding planning has begun. While this momentous occasion is one that you’ll cherish forever, you might be feeling the pressure to find the perfect wedding invitation. After all, it’s the first impression of your wedding for all your invited guests. (Unless, of course, you’re sending save the dates.)

But you also have a budget to consider, and between the venue fees, reception costs, and food and beverage bill, you’re thinking that splurging on fancy paper might not be such a smart idea. Fortunately, you have options for finding affordable wedding invitations that won’t break the bank. (And yes, we’re here to show you how.)

Just remember that out of the billions of people on the planet, you found the perfect-for-you partner with whom you’ll spend the rest of your life. If you can pull that off, you can certainly find can’t-live-without wedding invitations that’ll make your heart melt (and your wallet sing).
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15 Fun Things to Do on Your Birthday, Plus Invitation Inspiration

Things to do on your birthday: a group of friends with cake and balloons at a party

Whether you’re birthday royalty and enjoy reigning over your special day with lavish events or you’re someone who prefers more modest birthday celebrations, there are tons of fun things you can do to celebrate. From ice cream socials to group trips to adrenaline-filled adventures, there’s something for everyone when it comes to celebrating another trip around the sun.

To have the best birthday ever, make your party a celebration of your personality. Whether you want to one-up last year’s birthday party or are looking for special ways to celebrate next year’s big number, we’ve got you covered. Here are some fun things to do on your birthday from laid-back hangouts to high-intensity activities.
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