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?