Departmental Silos: The Achilles Heel of Your Company

Businesses are gradually being chained by a number of forces so ubiquitous and accepted by all of us, that we fail to notice their impact on businesses, economies, and people. Today, most organizations become veritable bureaucracies as they grow bigger. Every person sits inside his/her own department and is very careful about making sure that their department doesn’t carry the blame if there is a mix-up. Covering the tracks becomes the norm. The resulting departmental silos create stilted communication.

Problems With Silos

Problems With Silos

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  • Gabriel says:

    Above might be the reasons of Silos as I know the Common causes of silos:
    Companies value domain expertise
    Divided ownership of processes
    Business units and functions are geographically dispersed

    Am I right?

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