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Teams, their Managers and The World Cup

by The Belbin Team | Victoria Bird, 15 Jun 2018

As we count down to the beginning of the 2018 World Cup, there’s no end of speculation and commentary as to how the teams will fare. Of course, there are so many variables which can make or break...

Career development

The Big 'W': Let's Talk About Weakness

by The Belbin Team | Victoria Bird, 31 May 2018

Individuals have strengths and weaknesses - and the research tells us overwhelmingly that we need to address both in order to maximise individual and team performance.

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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.

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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!