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Management

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.

Management

‘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!

Management

Belbin fills beds!

by Bert Visser - Belbin Netherlands, 12 Dec 2016

In 2013 I started a project in the Academic Hospital in Rotterdam. One of the wards was new and the appointed team was a merger of two complete different teams from different specializations.

Management

Fair's fair - Copyright Matters

by Jo & Stuart from Belbin, 15 Nov 2016

Yes, we've attended another HR/Training Exhibition and we're still flabbergasted by how many people are still using an illegal version of Belbin.

Management

There's much more to Belbin than team building

by Barrie Watson, 07 Nov 2016

For my part, one of my missions - in fact almost an obsession - is to use Belbin to get managers managing people more effectively and it is with this in mind that I would like to share the following: