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Megaphone Email is the most heavily used mode of office communication, but only 40 percent of employees say it is a very effective means of communication. (Photo: Shutterstock)

Poor communication can wreak havoc in the workplace – impacting the performance of both employees and the organization, according to the report, “Communication Barriers in the Modern Workplace,” from The Economist Intelligence Unit and sponsored by Lucidchart.

Katie Kuehner-Hebert

Katie Kuehner-Hebert is a freelance writer based in Running Springs, Calif. She has more than three decades of journalism experience, with particular expertise in employee benefits and other human resource topics.

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