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Belbin fills beds!

by Bert Visser - Belbin Netherlands, 19 Feb 2021

The interaction changed significantly because of the diversity we put in place. The team dynamics increased, there was more listening to each other and more ideas were implemented.

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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.

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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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A Belbin Team Role Guide to Managing Your Team When No-one Is In The Office...

by The Belbin Team, 07 Jul 2020

We've been WFH for a while now. We may have the tech in place and feel we know what we're doing, but managing virtual working is much more than Zoom meetings. The language of Belbin can help.

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Belbin and the gig economy

by The Belbin Team | Victoria Bird, 06 Jul 2020

“Gigging” (or taking on a series of short-term contracts) is on the rise. But what does a gig economy mean for the way we work together? And how can Belbin help you from one gig to the next?

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Self-awareness and remote working

by The Belbin Team, 01 Feb 2020

We’ve been reading a lot about what remote working means for teams and leaders, but what does it mean for you, sitting at your desk (or on your sofa!) wondering what happens now?

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The art of leadership

by Mike Lynch | Smartt Strategies, 06 Nov 2019

Did you conjure an image of a mighty leader draped in finery, sitting high on a throne, towering over his subjects or a chairman sitting at the head of a long table, barking orders and gesturing…

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An interview with the founders of an ice-cream company

by The Belbin Team | The Oppo Brothers, 16 Aug 2019

We spent a morning with the healthy ice-cream start-up Oppo. We spoke with the founders Harry and Charlie Thuillier to get their views on why they saw a need to use Belbin.

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The power of ‘thank you’

by The Belbin Team, 11 Jul 2019

Did you know that more than a quarter of us (29%) feel undervalued in our current role? It turns out that, in many cases, the simple act of a manager taking the opportunity to say ‘thank you’...