Information silos prevent company-wide cooperation. A network of projects can facilitate communication and increase flow. [shutterstock: 354362711, Sergey Nivens]
Information silos in companies create artificial barriers when what is required is cooperation and flow, as we saw in the previous articles in this series. Silos create barriers that prevent the cross-functional cooperation that is vital for any organization, particularly in the digital age. This poses the question: if silos prevent cooperation, what can facilitate it?