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Belbin and Tuckman: Supporting your team at every stage

by The Belbin Team | Victoria Bird, 25 Jul 2017

Tuckman studied teams from formation to completion and identified crucial stages in a team’s life cycle. Belbin’s observations of teams uncovered nine Team Roles. So how do the two fit together?

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Belbin Game of Thrones

by The Belbin Team | Sabre , 18 Jul 2017

Game Of Thrones devotees in our office have been debating the various strengths and weaknesses of some of the major characters. We have used Belbin's 9 Team Role behaviours...

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Five things Contribute can tell you about your team

by The Belbin Team | Victoria Bird, 16 Jun 2017

Contribute is a team exercise from Belbin, and it’s all about helping your team to understand – and value – the nine Belbin Team Roles. From devising comic captions to sourcing a cauliflower and...

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Why Teams Matter

by Belbin | Victoria Bird, 09 Jun 2017

We spend a lot of time exploring what makes teams work and how to improve their effectiveness, but how often do we stop and think about why and when to deploy teams in the first place?

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Eight Reasons Why Behaviour Is Important

by Belbin | Victoria Bird, 29 May 2017

There are a number of factors underlying behaviour: personality, motivation, values, abilities and environment, to name a few. So why measure behaviour in particular?

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Six Common Teamwork Myths put Straight

by The Belbin Team, 24 May 2017

Six Common Misperceptions about Teamwork - a Belbin perspective on the original research by Professor J. Richard Hackman.

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What are future-proof skills for the coming age of A.I?

by Talan Miller - Belbin Australia, 04 Apr 2017

It’s getting harder for us to acquire and maintain hard skills and knowledge that can match the pace of emerging technology. Gone are the days of functioning ‘Da Vinci’ style polymaths...

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Get your coat, you've pulled!

by Belbin, 13 Feb 2017

In the spirit of Valentine’s Day let’s take a look at how each of the 9 Belbin Team Roles might go about asking someone out on a date...

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The Case for Teams

by BELBIN, 26 Jan 2017

The success of an organisation is linked to the success of its teams. Make 2017 the year of the team.