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Is Belbin cross-cultural?
Susan
A question - is this model valid cross-culturally? Was the research done only with English subjects? Has there been any research done with other cultural groups? (...) Read more? Sign up for free
 

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Belbin
Steve
Susan, there is little in the book about this, although ironically the research was repeated at a college in Melbourne and similar results reported. I don't know of any other cultural evidence, although I have used it extensively in Scandinavia and it holds up well.
 

 
Belbin and cross-cultural use
Roma Minenko
Although I like the tool, I have recently received the same question from a client who has a large first nations (aboriginal) component to the workforce. Are there documented uses of the Belbin within this group?
 

 
Belbin in cross cultural environments
Claire
Susan - I am a Project Manager working in International Development for the World Bank, AusAID and DfIDand similar - and I have used Belbin extensively to build teams in truly cross cultural environments where the team may comprise personnel from 5 or more countries / cultural backgrounds. I have most recently used Belbin in Afghanistan and the Sudan.
 

   

 
Belbin cross-cultural
John Kempeneers
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BELBIN non-English
Arnulf Schircks
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Belbin in Cultures
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