Leadership Tips for Cross-Silo Success by John Kotter at Forbes on 15 April 2013.

The author highlighters several barriers to overcome in achieving cross-silo success:

  • Lack of (peripheral) knowledge
  • Uncertainty about where the organization as a whole needs to go
  • Perceived lack of permission
  • ¬†Hierarchies can be effective in terms of organizations, but can lead to lack of cooperation among departments

How good are you and your organizations at addressing these concerns?

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