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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?

Management

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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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?

Teams

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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Can Team Roles Change?

by Belbin, 24 Apr 2017

Can your Belbin Team Roles change over time? Absolutely they can because your Team Roles are based on your behaviour, and this can change over time.

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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...

Management

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!

Career development

5 ways Belbin helps cultivate a growth mindset

by Belbin | Victoria Bird, 01 Mar 2017

Does our culture rely too heavily on the idea of “innate talent” as a measure of potential, discouraging people from making the effort – and the mistakes – needed to learn and grow?

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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...