While most businesses use social media to communicate externally, it is also an effective internal communications tool. Here are 5 ways you can put social media to work right away to enhance internal company communications.
Effective communication is crucial to the success of any organization. Globally dispersed teams can create communication breakdowns if not managed properly. Use these tips to enhance the delivery of your team communications across the globe.
Once source of communication gaps in the workplace is the “grapevine”. This informal communication among employees involves sharing information that may or may not be true. Topics of communication can be sensitive, such as personal details about an employee or corporate rumors about pay or employment status. Mamoria, Gankar and Pareek (2004, p.672) states ‘bad news is often left to rumors and the grapevine’. When management and employees do not communicate openly about workplace issues and come to a common understanding, communication gaps can occur.