Team Building

Build relationships, improve communication and have some fun

About Sytel’s Developers’ Annual Team Building Jaunts

From time to time, we encourage non-computer-based activities to build relationships, to improve communication and to have some fun.

Browse through the galleries of their antics around Europe and see if you can spot a familiar face …

Sytel developers' retreat - Toulouse, France

Sytel developers’ retreat – Toulouse, France

October, 2019

Cooking for themselves in a huge farmhouse, the developers enjoyed zorbing, axe throwing, paintballing and queuing for the hot tub!

Pias de Baixo, Portugal

Sytel developers’ retreat – Pias de Baixo, Portugal

October, 2018

Rafting on the Minho River was the toughest challenge in this year’s developers’ retreat.

Malaga, Spain

Sytel developers’ retreat – Malaga, Spain

October, 2017

2017 saw the Sytel developers spend a few days of rest and relaxation in Spain.

Dogs at work

Sytel dogs at work

September, 2017

Our four legged friends can occasionally be seen accompanying their best friends to work.

Sytel developers' retreat - West Bay, Dorset

Sytel developers’ retreat – West Bay, Dorset

September, 2016

Picturesque Dorset was the location for the 2016 trip for the Sytel developers.

Sytel developers' retreat - L'Ardèche, France

Sytel developers’ retreat – L’Ardèche, France

September, 2015

Another water based theme for the Sytel developers’ 2015 trip. This time they took to canoes in L’Ardèche, France.

Sytel developers' retreat - Cornwall

Sytel developers’ retreat – Cornwall

September, 2014

In the first developer’s retreat, some of the Sytel team took over a cosy backpacker hostel in Porthtowan, Cornwall, for a weekend of sun, sea, sand, surf and seals(!)

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