9-4. Communication methods

  1. Getting the right information to the right people at the right time and in a useful format is just as important as developing the information in the first place; be mindful that just because you send it does not mean it has been received or acted on.
  2. Important considerations include
  • using technology to enhance information distribution -don’t hide behind technology though
  • formal and informal methods for distributing information

– E-mail
– telephone
– Memos
– Intranet
– Files
– Newsletters

What are the merits and demerits of using each of these methods?