Communication silos are groups of people that form in corporations. Groups or departments talk only among themselves. They don’t consider the overarching goals of the business. The word comes from agricultural practice. A silo is a large receptacle that holds a number of materials. In farming, silos keep their specific materials separate. This same concept [...]
About John AllenJohn Allen is the Director of SEO for 8x8, a leading communication platform with voice, video, chat functionality, and integrated contact center inbound services. John is a marketing professional with over 14 years of experience in the field, and an extensive background in building and optimizing digital marketing programs across SEM, SEO, and a myriad of services.
The role of the project manager is diverse, but their success relies on one key skill: effective communication. It's the lifeblood of all project management teams and underpins all skills that are needed to deliver successful projects. For communication to be effective it must be clear, transparent, and diverse. So why is communication so crucial [...]