Buzzword Bingo: Silo = Management system incapable of reciprocal operations with others
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Silo = Management system incapable of reciprocal operations with others

Also see: silo mentality

Essay: Beyond Silo Thinking

Instead of 're-inventing the wheel' each time, could we instead improve upon the wheel that's already there?

Beyond silos lies the creation of social bridging exercises.

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Unfortunately we have in place too many barriers, too many silos that inhibit free transfer and even encourage suspicion between the very people that need to be working well together. One of the problems is that increasing knowledge has led to specialisation, making interactions even between scientists quite difficult, let alone between scientists, industry, the public services and other professions.
- Paul Nurse - Making science work


Elsewhere on the WebBeyond the Silos of the LAMs - Diane Zorich, Gunter Waibel and Ricky Erway

Silos of the LAMS (Libraries, Archives and Museums) H/T @NDFNZ @mia_out

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