You’ve found it! You have the combination to the lock to open King Tut’s tomb. You can see the light at the end of the tunnel! But when you run over to your teammates, tugging at sleeves like Tiny Tim, no one seems to listen. Unless you can get their attention, you’re stuck here forever.
Before you go MMA on your friends and pin them to the floor, try these tactics.
Are you the quiet one in the group? At dinner, do you make your first remark during dessert? Grab the loud mouth. Every group has at least one. Pull them to the side and sell them on your plan. They may steal your thunder — let them have it. You know that you pushed the team through the exit door.
Assign roles before the game (more info here
). Make one person a team leader. Make another the Executive Director of the Evidence. The Executive Director will hold all of the clues found for later use. When you find your clue, run to either the leader or the Executive Director. They should listen and send the clue where it needs to go. If they don’t, fire them!