2.Grapevine is selective with regard to the person who receives the
3.Grapevine is based on people rather than task
4.Grapevine does not follow a fixed pattern.
, on the other hand,
Lateral communication is defined as the exchange, imparting or sharing
of information, ideas or feeling between people within a community, peer
groups, departments or units of an organization who are at or about the
same hierarchical level as each other for the purpose of coordinating
activities, efforts or fulfilling a common purpose or goal.