11/04/2012 09:50 am ET Updated Jan 04, 2013

5 Awesome Spots For A Corporate Retreat (PHOTOS)

For a lot of employees, corporate retreats are dreaded events. And for good reason: At a bad corporate retreat, you might end up singing Kumbaya in the woods with your boss or falling backwards into the arms of a coworker to "build trust."

But it doesn't have to be that way.

At, we've covered some resorts that provide truly awesome settings for company getaways. The daily schedule may still be in your boss's hands, but at least the resorts will make the probability of being able to squeeze in some fun much higher.

-- Kelsey Blodget,

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