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Belbin, self-reporting and the dangers of the echo chamber

by The Belbin Team | Victoria Bird, 07 Aug 2018

I’ve noticed a curious dichotomy when it comes to psychometric and behavioural testing. On the one hand, there’s some considerable scepticism in industry regarding the usefulness of such testing...

Teams

A Team Role Guide to Suncream

by The Belbin Team , 03 Aug 2018

We are sweltering here at Belbin HQ, and dreaming of our summer holidays by the pool...

Management

Belbin and Entrepreneurship: The profiles of successful start-ups

by The Belbin Team, 31 Jul 2018

Research shows that innovative start‐ups drive economic growth and are responsible for the majority of job creation in the UK within the last five years, but little is understood about employees...

Management

Belbin - Defining needs, not people

by The Belbin Team, 27 Jul 2018

Belbin Team Roles are not just a measurement of people’s behaviour at work, they are a definition of the different types of behaviour required in the workplace to bring about success.

Teams

Belbin GetSet for your First Year Students

by The Belbin Team, 19 Jul 2018

We have adapted the Belbin questionnaires and reports to offer this insight to students who are yet to enter the world of work, but who are expected to work with others as part of their continuing…

Teams

Individualism and the rise and fall of ‘golden generations’

by The Belbin Team | Victoria Bird, 05 Jul 2018

Four years ago, there was no stopping Germany. Each individual in their team had a role to play. They were able to withstand last-minute injuries prior to the match and still go on to win the game...

Teams

Report: Leverage the potential of virtual teams with Belbin

by The Belbin Team | Victoria Bird, 19 Jun 2018

Virtual teams carry a lot of potential. In deploying virtual teams, organizations can gather the best human capital for the job, wherever in the world their people may be. Download our Report now!

Teams

Teams, their Managers and The World Cup

by The Belbin Team | Victoria Bird, 15 Jun 2018

As we count down to the beginning of the 2018 World Cup, there’s no end of speculation and commentary as to how the teams will fare. Of course, there are so many variables which can make or break...

Career development

The Big 'W': Let's Talk About Weakness

by The Belbin Team | Victoria Bird, 31 May 2018

Individuals have strengths and weaknesses - and the research tells us overwhelmingly that we need to address both in order to maximise individual and team performance.