Communication is the ability to share information with people and to understand what information and feelings are being conveyed by others. Effective communication is very important in work as it is a form of link between colleagues and superiors. As workplace is like a second home, hence communicate effectively between colleagues helps to improve informal relations and allows one to actually enjoy working in the environment. Lack of communication in the workplace is a problem for some workgroup teams in business today. Successful teams require effective communication in the workplace among the workers themselves as well as between superiors and colleagues as message carried are clearly noted, so that tasks can be done with minimal mistake being made.
Skilled superiors who know good communication skills are necessary for team building, to allow a closer relationship between staffs and therefore effective teamwork. Working in a team situation requires frequent and open communication between colleagues and superiors. Without effective communication, ideas, directions, and thoughts are lost or misunderstood, it may even lead to conflicts which results in poor team work. Faulty communication is the main problem arises in conflicts, which may lead to ineffective communication. Many of the conflicts in work are due to faulty communication between sender and receiver. Therefore effective communication is important during work.