21 11, 2017

Communication Is Not Just A Word

By | 2018-07-19T23:39:59+00:00 November 21st, 2017|Communication|0 Comments

Communication. The word is everywhere. We are aware of its importance, but the constant use of the word often desensitizes us to the critical nature of efficient idea exchange. Nowhere is it more important than when working with your educational consulting firm; a successful project outcome demands valuable communication. Leading practices for reliable and useful communication demand constant communication. Following are actionable steps you can take to ensure your project has every chance at success. STEP 1: Communication Plan Your project should begin with a mutually acceptable communication plan. A highly qualified vendor has experience building effective and intentional communication plans, and will make recommendations which work with your team’s schedule and style. The plan’s routines are designed to ensure information exchange is constant, bidirectional, and able to resolve issues quickly. STEP 2: Team Agreement Both teams invest time and resources in the project’s success. Typically, your subject matter experts contribute to more than one project at a time, and time is at a premium. It is critical for a sound communication plan [...]