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Innovation, Teams and Belbin

by The Belbin Team, 08 Nov 2017

A paper written by Belbin Accredited Nel Mostert, and published in the Journal of Creativity and Business Innovation in 2015, is an excellent resource for understanding how Belbin Team Roles can help.

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What happens when you’re stuck doing work that doesn’t come naturally?

by The Belbin Team | Victoria Bird , 24 Oct 2017

Gallup tells us that employees who play to their strengths are six times more likely to be engaged. Nice work if you can get it, but what happens if you don’t have the opportunity?

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Annual appraisals are dead. Long live…?

by The Belbin Team | Victoria Bird, 10 Oct 2017

New research by YouGov in the UK has found that over half of UK employees think annual appraisals are “pointless” or “time consuming”, and see them as outdated. Are the days of annual appraisals over?

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How to Handle Difficult People

by The Belbin Team, 11 Sep 2017

Personal factors figure very strongly in some situations. Clashes of personality occur when two people have divergent approaches. Here opposite Team Role patterns might provide a clue to the problem.

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‘Back to school’ – it’s a good thing. Isn’t it?

by The Belbin Team| Victoria Bird, 31 Aug 2017

That ‘back to school’ feeling should be a good one, right? You’re refreshed after a healthy dose of summer sun...

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Get Gigging with Belbin

by The Belbin Team | Victoria Bird, 18 Jul 2017

“Gigging” is on the rise. It’s broadly described as freelancing or taking on a series of short-term contracts... But what does a gig economy mean for the way we work together?

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#FOMO? What’s your business missing when it comes to Millennials?

by The Belbin Team | Victoria Bird, 04 Jul 2017

Understanding Millennials – or more accurately, emphasising the differences between generations – is big business. And of course, it’s more of a headline-grabber to make it a tribal thing.

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Do you want an Idealist or a Pragmatist as your Prime Minister?

by The Belbin Team (but mainly Victoria Bird), 02 Jun 2017

We asked you to complete Belbin Observer Assessments for the Prime Minister, Theresa May (Conservative), Jeremy Corbyn (leader of the Labour Party) and Tim Farron (leader of the Liberal Democrats).

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10 Top Causes of Workplace Negativity… and How To Beat Them with Belbin

by Belbin, 20 Mar 2017

We can’t fix the photocopier or restock the vending machine, but here are 10 problems we know Belbin Team Roles can tackle!