The age old issue of communication seeps into all areas of business. A lack of communication can create uncertainty, distrust and disharmony. However, when we connect and show people we care, the world changes. Knowing how and what to communicate with a diverse group of stakeholders can be challenging. Customers, suppliers, employees, managers and owners all have diverse needs and being able to communicate effectively with each group is paramount. A communication rich environment, supporting trust and harmony, can make a significant contribution to bottom-line results and productivity. And, it can support a highly productive culture.
How does your company address communication issues or opportunities? How do you communicate with your stakeholders?