Team building murder mysteries: Professional development you can enjoy

team building murder mysteryYou might be surprised to hear that murder mysteries are perfect for team building. They require collaboration, problem solving, presentation and communication.

Not only can they help meet your objectives for a team away day, murder mysteries also provide a great opportunity to energise your team and have fun whilst enhancing their capabilities. It provides the ideal atmosphere to uncover strengths and identify training needs in an enthusiastic and focussed setting.

Team building murder mysteries can develop your team in the following areas:


Sustaining a supportive team environment takes continued effort and innovation. That’s why our murder mystery activities provide a unique setting for your team to apply themselves and refresh their team working capacity.


As you work through the different activities, discussion and debate naturally ensue. As delegates explain their interpretation of the evidence, it’s a great time to see who are the natural persuaders and influencers in your team.

Problem Solving

Analytical skills will be tested through interpreting clues, solving riddles, and deciphering codes. A cohesive understanding of every aspect of the crime will be necessary in order to correctly identify the perpetrator.


The ability to present clearly in front of a group will be tested. Although this will be more challenging for some than others, this requirement offers a great opportunity for team bonding as everyone is asked to get involved.

Morale Building

Murder mysteries offer the ideal setting for development and enjoyment. Held at the start of your day to break down barriers, or in the afternoon to boost alertness, your team will leave the session feeling confident and energised.

Our team building murder mysteries encourage every delegate to take a full role in the activity.

Led by one of our trained facilitators, your team will benefit from taking ownership of each element of activity, from playing the roles to solving the clues. Every opportunity for challenge and development is seized to ensure you receive the utmost benefit from your day.

To book a team building murder mystery, please contact us.


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