Articles with the tag "Communication"

Management

What if we’ve been approaching negotiation all wrong?

by The Belbin Team | Victoria Bird, 07 Mar 2019

Negotiations are opportunities for collaboration. Going in with a pre-determined agenda of points sets up expectations that the process will be protracted and painstaking

Teams

Embracing change with Belbin

by The Belbin Team | Victoria Bird, 08 Oct 2018

How do you ensure buy-in from individuals who might be quite happy with the status quo – or at least see only the disadvantages of short-term chaos and upheaval?

Management

What happens when you’re stuck doing work that doesn’t come naturally?

by The Belbin Team | Victoria Bird , 18 Sep 2018

Gallup tells us that employees who play to their strengths are six times more likely to be engaged. Nice work if you can get it, but what happens if you don’t have the opportunity?

Management

In a leader’s world, let's champion the manager

by The Belbin Team | Victoria Bird, 07 Feb 2018

There’s a new and worrying trend in our industry – the denigration of “management” in favour of “leadership”. Comparisons of the two like to contrast...

Management

What makes a great manager?

by The Belbin Team, 04 May 2016

We asked, and you told us. Meredith Belbin looked at the data and gives us his thoughts!