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addaword.gifdefinition of silo mentality

an attitude within an organisation when the different sections or departments do not share information properly because they do not want to share success with others, with the result that the organisation is not efficient
Members of a corporation's financial staffs are in a unique position to battle silo mentality, tunnel vision or tribalism (other synonyms for the same affliction), wherever it appears.
Submitted from United Kingdom on 06/02/2013 09:46:00
Definition of silo mentality from the Open Dictionary – a public resource hosted by Macmillan English Dictionary Online


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