Best virtual icebreaker games for remote team meetings
Creating a strong bond with your teammates builds better communication and trust. With more and more people working remotely, teams are finding virtual icebreakers can spark friendly, informal interactions online. This helps break down barriers between remote team members and create a more open and connected environment.
But reports suggest 65% of virtual teams have never participated in icebreakers or trust building activities during meetings. That’s a lot of missed opportunities! So next time you’re running a remote meeting, why not introduce an icebreaker game to liven the mood.
We’ve compiled nine of the best online icebreakers. They’re all short, fun, and simple, so all you have to do is pick your favorite and load it at your next online Zoom meeting. The best part is, you can run these games on Conceptboard and invite as many participants as you want. No additional tools needed!
- Two truths and a lie
- Quick questions
- Take a picture of..
- Choose your favourite
- Trivia icebreaker game
- Virtual scavenger hunt
- What, where, when?
- Virtual water cooler
- Scribble corner
What are virtual icebreakers?
Virtual icebreakers are quick, online team-building activities that help you connect with your remote team on a personal level during online meetings. It’s a great way for team members to get to know each other better and break from the monotony of the daily grind.
Advantages of our virtual icebreakers
Whether your team has just met or has known each other for years, using these short icebreakers before the start of a virtual meeting is a great way to boost spirits with some light-hearted fun.
Conceptboard’s online whiteboard is a great tool to start using these icebreakers immediately. You can add comments on online sticky notes, upload images, embed videos and track everyone’s actions via live cursors that come with participant names!