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Thinking, social... action! Getting to know the nine Belbin Team Roles

by The Belbin Team | Victoria Bird, 16 May 2018

When you’re first getting to grips with Belbin, nine Team Roles can seem a lot to remember. Here we break them down into thinking, social and action roles.

Management

9 toxic workplace cultures - and how to address them with Belbin

by The Belbin Team |Victoria Bird, 09 May 2018

Diversity of behavioural contributions is essential for a healthy workplace culture. Here we look at what happens when one Team Role behaviour pervades a team or group.

Management

Belbin and the Lencioni model

by The Belbin Team | Victoria Bird, 17 Apr 2018

In his bestselling book, The Five Dysfunctions of a Team, Patrick Lencioni described the pitfalls that can spell a team’s downfall. Here, we take a look at these five dysfunctions...

Management

How many reasons do you need?

by The Belbin Team, 12 Apr 2018

We are often asked for the benefits of becoming Belbin Accredited. It's a fair question - why do you want to spend your time and money learning about Belbin?

Teams

Belbin and Project Aristotle – everything you need to know

by The Belbin Team | Victoria Bird, 19 Mar 2018

In 2012, Google set out to investigate what makes some teams successful, while others fail. Sound familiar? Here’s what they discovered and how it relates to the research of Meredith Belbin.

Teams

Happy Mother's Day

by The Belbin Team, 05 Mar 2018

For Mums on Mother’s Day: The school gates are always a great place to ‘people-watch’. This is our (tongue-in-cheek) Team Role guide to Mums.

Teams

A Belbin Team Role Guide to Snow

by The Belbin Team | Jo Keeler, 26 Feb 2018

I couldn't resist - this has just been played out in front of me!

Management

Do you know an Indy from a Melon?*

by The Belbin Team, 21 Feb 2018

Belbin is the language of teams and of business. It’s not a fad or a new initiative. It is practical, resonates with managers and has longevity. It embeds itself within business practice.

Management

In a leader’s world, let's champion the manager

by The Belbin Team | Victoria Bird, 07 Feb 2018

There’s a new and worrying trend in our industry – the denigration of “management” in favour of “leadership”. Comparisons of the two like to contrast...