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Normal and Informal Communication Networks

Communication is the foundation of an organization. Communication networks must be established in order to create a sound even flow of information as it relates to organization mission and vision. There are two types of communication networks that are used which are formal and informal.

Define and discuss formal and informal communication networks as well as the three important functions of formal communication networks. Additionally, identify the three important dysfunctions of formal communication networks.

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Regardless of the industry in which an organization operates, effective communication is detrimental to daily operations. Understanding the importance of communication between employees, departments, supervisors, and patrons can greatly increase these daily operations and reduce shortfalls. The center of gravity for an organization is its communication network. Ultimately, communication allows management the ability to maneuver their operations in accordance with mission objectives. Below we'll discuss formal and informal communication networks as well as the three important functions of formal communication networks. Furthermore, we'll identify the three important dysfunctions of formal communication ...

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Regardless of the industry in which an organization operates, effective communication is detrimental to daily operations. Understanding the importance of communication between employees, departments, supervisors, and patrons can greatly increase these daily operations and reduce shortfalls.....

365 word essay with reference

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