A Journey of Innovation and Connection at L&E Research’s Orlando Retreat

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L&E Research management having fun at the 2024 retreat

At L&E Research, our annual retreat transformed into a vibrant celebration of innovation and camaraderie, set against the enchanting backdrop of Orlando’s premier attractions. As we ventured from Universal City Walk to Disney Springs, and from insightful workshops to thrilling park adventures, each moment was a step forward in our journey of growth and connection.

The retreat kicked off with individual teams gathering and exploring local sites, setting the tone for the retreat. This independent exploration was not just about entertainment; it was a strategic opportunity to foster team bonding outside the confines of conference rooms. The shared experiences and casual interactions helped break down barriers, paving the way for genuine relationships.
The atmosphere shifted to celebration and laughter at our networking dinner, followed by a night of spirited karaoke and socializing. This relaxed setting allowed everyone to showcase their talents and personalities beyond their professional roles, reinforcing our belief that the heart of L&E Research is its people—dynamic, enthusiastic, and full of surprises.

Jaime Diglio led a compelling session about self-awareness and teamwork using the Predictive Index to delve into our individual work styles and how they mesh to enhance team effectiveness. This workshop provided crucial insights, showing us that true innovation begins with understanding ourselves and how we interact with our colleagues.

Our adventure continued as we took on the thrilling rides and attractions at Universal Studios and Islands of Adventure parks. This part of the retreat was designed to build new and strengthen existing cross-departmental bonds in a fun and engaging environment, encouraging us to explore fresh team dynamics amidst the excitement of the parks.
The retreat culminated in a series of forward-looking presentations where teams shared upcoming projects and initiatives. From cutting-edge technology solutions to innovative product offerings and a dynamic new marketing plan, these presentations were not just informative but a declaration of our ongoing commitment to innovate and grow as a cohesive unit.
Throughout this retreat, the themes of innovation and people-centricity were a constant reminder of our core strengths. At L&E Research, we recognize that our greatest innovations are not just in the technologies we develop or the services we provide, but in the robust relationships we cultivate. This retreat reaffirmed that our future success is fueled by our dedicated team, working together towards a shared vision.
As we reflect on the unforgettable experiences and the deep connections forged, it’s clear that this retreat has set a new standard for what it means to be part of L&E Research. Here’s to a future where we continue to innovate, connect, and lead with our greatest asset – our people.


About L&E Research

Founded in 1984, L&E Research has consistently led the field in delivering high-quality market research insights. The company prides itself on its innovative approaches and commitment to client success, driven by a team that values strong, collaborative relationships both internally and with their clients.


Kelli Hammock
L&E Research