Workplace Communications

Communication Checklist

This is a photo of two men communicating to each otherInformation about an organization, its environment, its products, its services and its people are essential to management and employees. Effective communication is a necessary part of learning for all organizations.

A company needs to communicate with its employees in order to meet its goals. Otherwise, how do the employees know what to do?

Workplace communications has other benefits:

  1. It leads to greater effectiveness
  2. It increases motivation to perform well
  3. It makes for better relationships and understanding between employers and employees
  4. It helps employees feel important, involved and valued.
  5. it has a powerful positive impact the culture of the organization

What to Communicate

Some of the critical information that requires communication between managers and employees includes:

  • Work assignments
  • Performance standards
  • How well employees are meeting those standards
  • Benefits available to employees
  • Any changes in benefits
  • Company policies
  • Changes in company policies
  • Significant events in the life of the company that need to be celebrated or that could impact employees

Please click Next for information on how to communicate with workers.