As small companies prosper and expand, there are inevitable growing pains that occur in everyday communications. Effective communication and collaboration are essential elements for a company to successfully maneuver growing pains. When clients and projects start rolling in, it is easy to get caught up in meeting the next deadline and delivering the next invoice. Unfortunately, inter-company communication often takes a backseat at a crucial time in a company’s maturity.
Don’t let complacency and frustration fester…it can be contagious. It is easy to expound the virtues of team building when business is slow, but how do you keep employees engaged as workload increases? As you struggle to achieve a lot with limited resources, it is easy to allow employee input to take a backseat. Forbes notes “Goals and documented responsibilities will hold everyone accountable. Without accountability, there will be complacency and complacency will lead to a slow death.”Goals and documented responsibilities will hold everyone accountable. Without accountability, there will be complacency and complacency will lead to a slow death. -- @Forbes Click To Tweet
Leave no team member behind.
In the past, evaluating team morale and communication has long been a slow process, usually long ‘after the fact.’ Luckily, those days are behind you. What if there was a way for you to get employee feedback in real time? Not just on internal processes, but the project at hand? The rate of change in business is accelerating. Real-time feedback can affect not just the future of your company, but a current deadline. Foster a culture of teamwork that is immediate. Keep your business agile, and your team focused with real-time feedback and suggestions.
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