oa Communicare : Journal for Communication Sciences in Southern Africa - Communication training towards the year 2000: a management perspective

Volume 11, Issue 2
  • ISSN : 0259-0069



There can be no doubt that communication form a golden thread throughout all other management functions and contexts in the modern organisation. Although this has, in fact, been the case for many decades, it is only during the last two decades that a growing awareness of this has developed in most organisations. In this context it seems fair to ask what is being done in the field of communication training from a management training perspective. This paper discusses the development and importance of communication as a management function, and presents an overview of traditional approaches to and recent developments in management or communication training.

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