Proudfoot study claims poor communication bad for productivity

Providing excellent ammunition to communicator’s claims that its about results – Melcrum’s ‘The Hub’ has picked up on a study on organisational productivity recently published by Proudfoot Consulting. The study compares productivity within companies across 17 nations.

The Hub reports that evecutives cite poor internal communication as a significant factor in poor productivity.

“50% of the total number of survey respondents put the blame on internal communication problems between departments, while 44% cited poor management and a further 33% said it was down to poor employee motivation or morale” reported the Melcrum site.

http://www.internalcommshub.com/open/news/business_inefficiency.shtml

The full report and media release from Proudfoot consulting is available here:
http://www.proudfootconsulting.com/Default.aspx?id=198826

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