upward communication



Information flow from the lower levels of a hierarchy to the upper levels.

Use this term in a sentence

  • I didn't like upward communication because I wanted to talk directly to the powers that be in a face to face manner.

    23 people found this helpful
  • The upward communication at the rival company was unique because the chief executive officer would regularly chat with warehouse employees.

    21 people found this helpful
  • The company Greg worked for had an upward communication system, so when he had a complaint he had to talk to his supervisor who in turn talked to his supervisor and so forth up the ladder.

    19 people found this helpful
Show more usage examples...


Browse by Letter: # A B C D E F G H I J K L M N O P Q R S T U V W X Y Z