Cooperation and communication help individuals and organizations act on the best available information. But do people talk to each other effectively? Do they talk to each other at all?
When someone needs to know something, does the corporate culture encourage them to ask?
How often do colleagues break down barriers of communication and talk with people outside their immediate circle of influence?
When it comes to communication and cooperation, every industry and business environment would like to see high scores.
As we did with ‘command and control’, let’s examine ‘communication and cooperation’ in these three ways: height, width, and depth: