Public relations agencies, and in fact all types of organisations, know that internal collaboration is good for business. It’s how work gets done, plans get made and results get delivered. Serious stuff. So serious in fact that media articles this week report BBC bosses have banned employees from keeping bins at their desks because it makes staff territorial and stops them from mixing with other people in the office.
Necessary measure to increase workplace collaboration or a load of rubbish? Whatever you think, the BBC’s policy on bins goes to show the steps businesses are taking to foster a collaborative working environment.
Surely though, there’s more to it than moving office furniture around? Read the rest of this post