Effects of Poor Communication
The workplace is increasingly connected, with 24/7 email, instant messaging and phone calls pulling employees into work matters both during and after business hours. But that doesn't necessarily mean employees are better connected to each other. Often, all that information can become white noise.
The study "Communication Barriers in the Modern Workplace," conducted by the Economist Intelligence Unit and sponsored by Lucidchart, has taken stock of communication in the workplace today, and the results suggest leaders have some work to do.