A friend of the owner of 1995 Auto Sales the CEO of Alpha Aeronautics (AA) has called you in to ask for your help in improving organizational communications. Alpha Aeronautics is having concerns because the informal communications channels seem to be where most employees look for information. They are concerned, especially in their industry, that important information will not reach the people whose safety might depend on it. Alpha considers itself to be an open communications company, but management fears employees do not perceive that to be the case. They are also experiencing problems related to effectiveness, and you suspect the two issues are related.
Write a memo to the AA CEO explaining what you will be looking at and how these dimensions must be aligned. Be sure and include all relevant aspects of culture.
I have provided an outline memo here. Please add your own thoughts, lessons, and ideas to make it work for the class you are taking.
Alpha Aeronautics is a diverse company with many different types of people and many different types of workers involved in creating the successful product. Management is concerned with the level of communication and the manner in which information is dispersed throughout the company. The management concerns are correct in the assumption that most people prefer the "company grapevine" to receive their information.
As our company looks at the concerns of management we will address certain levels of communication and the methods ...
A memo that addresses organizational communications is presented.