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Building resilience, not making resolutions

by The Belbin Team | Victoria Bird, 06 Jan 2021

We’re hoping for better this year, but more than ever we’re aware that it’s going to take grit and resilience. In that context, pursuing goals just feels like one more thing to add to the ‘to do' list

Career development

New Year, but who are you?

by The Belbin Team | Victoria Bird, 04 Jan 2021

The New Year offers an ideal opportunity to take stock and invest time and attention in ourselves and our goals. How do we ensure that we are setting realistic goals to instil long-lasting changes?

Management

When do weaknesses become non-allowable?

by The Belbin Team | Victoria Bird, 10 Dec 2020

At Belbin, we focus on strengths: the unique cocktail of behavioural contributions each person can bring to a team: but this also means shining a light on the associated weaknesses.

Teams

What if we’ve been getting delegation all wrong?

by The Belbin Team | Victoria Bird, 02 Dec 2020

Much has changed for teams in 2020. Whilst virtual teamwork under pressure has presented challenges, there have also been opportunities. It’s time to look again at how we approach delegation.

Teams

Size Does Matter

by The Belbin Team, 25 Nov 2020

Unsurprisingly, we are asked a myriad of questions in relation to teams. Questions about how to manage team communication, team dynamics, over-running & pointless meetings, disengaged team members...

Management

Not with a bang, but with a whimper

by The Belbin Team | Victoria Bird, 20 Oct 2020

Three breakdowns in working relationships and how to fix them. It isn’t always palms on desks in the conference room or raised voices at the water cooler. Often relationships at work can fail quietly.

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“We’ve done Belbin… What do we do now?”

by The Belbin Team | Victoria Bird, 01 Oct 2020

We’ve been having a lively discussion in the Belbin office. (Not an uncommon occurrence.) Specifically, we’ve been talking about the number of times we hear, “We’ve done Belbin – what do we do now?"

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A Belbin Team Role guide to Christmas card writing

by The Belbin Team | Victoria Bird, 01 Oct 2020

Christmas cards to your team. Are you stuck for what to write in your colleagues’ Christmas cards? Fear not. Check out our handy Belbin Team Role guide.

Teams

A Team Role Approach to Christmas

by The Belbin Team, 01 Oct 2020

How does each Belbin Team Role approach Christmas?