Pumping The Colors Master Kit and Participant Materials. Pumping The Colors® (PTC) is an active hands-on team building simulation for groups of five to ten participants (multiple teams can be run simultaneously). It challenges them to execute a complicated task under conditions that require participants to perform and improve as a team. The process of accomplishing the task distills the excitement of a game and the inspiration of solving a real-life problem into an unexpectedly powerful learning experience. Visit the main Pumping The Colors page for detailed product information. Pumping The Colors is delivered in TEAMS but purchased in [...]
The Professional version of BaFa' BaFa' is often used in diversity training. Here is a deck which was originally put together as a Train The Trainer for a conference in Indiana. We think you'll find it very helpful if you're interested. We've converted it into a video for this page, contact us if you'd like us to send you the powerpoint file.
The Professional Version of BaFa' BaFa' has been used thousands of times by organizations of all shapes and sizes to create awareness and move to action. Here is a partial list of the organizations. Visit our Professional Version of BaFa' BaFa' information page to learn more. 21st Signal Brigade 32nd Med Brigade - Ft Sam Houston 4th Judicial District Court 84th Training Command 89th Sustainment Brigade 9th Mission Support Command A. C. E. Limited Accenture AG Achievement Dynamics ACL Services Ltd. Action Management Corp Acumen Consulting Adaptable Human Solutions AD-Hoc Business Solutions ADMA OPCO Administrative Office of the [...]
Pumping The Colors used to be our only simulation which required attending a certification course. We've replaced the two-day Train-The-Trainer with a comprehensive Director's Kit, which allows the facilitator to view a complete Train-The-Trainer session of Pumping The Colors, evaluate its effectiveness, and to become certified as a facilitator. The Director's Kit includes an annotated video of the Train-The-Trainer experience, detailed step by step instructions on setting up, running and debriefing Pumping The Colors along with marketing and support materials as well as personal phone support. We feel this new platform will uphold the quality assurances while making the simulation much [...]
Pumping the Colors teaches teams how to use standards to coach themselves to higher performance. Here's a partial list of businesses, consultants and government agencies which have used Pumping the Colors. Find a professional trainer certified to run Pumping the Colors. Active Construction Company Advantage Performance Group Aker Kvaerner AS Aker Oilfield Services - Norway Aker Solutions Subsea AS American Water Works Anadarko Petroleum Corporation Aqua International ARCO Products Division AT&T Ausmosis Pty Ltd Baker Concrete Barnum & Associates BayGroup International Beckman Coulter Berlex BioScience Blue Cross Insurance Company Borland Bottom Line Technologies Business Dynamics Catalyst Consulting Cerdec Chaparrel Steel [...]
Learning institutions all over the world have used our simulation BaFa' BaFa' to teach cultural awareness, diversity, cultural competency, and much more, and we'd like you to consider using it too. BaFa' BaFa' is used to help students, parents and neighborhood groups in all kinds of programs and situations work together more effectively. BaFa' BaFa' teaches cultural awareness and diversity in a safe and interesting way. Here's an Excerpt from BaFa' BaFa' Director's Guide: After the simulation portion of the program has ended the participants from the two cultures (Alpha and Beta) are brought together for discussion and analysis of the [...]
View the main page for the schools/charities version of BaFa' BaFa' here. There are countless ways organizations have used the Schools/Charities version of BaFa' BaFa' in business and educational settings. Here are a few links to relevant websites relating to using our simulations. We are just starting this resources so be sure to check back often. Please feel free to contact us if you'd like to have a link included. Index of Topics: BaFa' BaFa' - Schools & Charities Version BaFa' BaFa' used with Medical Educators BaFa' BaFa' - Schools & Charities Version Lesson Plan for NYU Intro to Sociology. [...]
It's been estimated that the Schools/Charities version of BaFa' BaFa' has been played by over a million people since it's inception. The most common use is to help students, parents, non-profit organizations and neighborhood groups in all kinds of programs and situations to work together more effectively. For uses by business and government agencies look at the Professional Version of BaFa' BaFa'. Scroll down to see a few of the organizations who've used BaFa' BaFa' (keep going there are a lot of names). 112th Street Elementary School 4-H Youth Programs 7th Transportation Group A.R. MacNeill Secondary School A.T. Still [...]
Case Study: Professional BaFa’ BaFa’ – Building Cultural Competence: Tools to Foster More Productive Community Relations.
The workshop was very well received by the participants. They found BaFa’ BaFa’ to be relevant both to their work in the field and for staff training within the Agency. The overall feedback from conference organizers was very enthusiastic, 100% of the responses which were turned in came back as either very good (7%) or excellent (93%).
There are countless ways organizations have used our products in business and educational settings. Here are a few links to relevant websites relating to using our simulations. We are just starting this resources so be sure to check back often. Please feel free to contact us if you'd like to have a link included.