what is the difference between FORMAL RALATIONSHIP and INFORMAL RELATIONSHIP?
|Basis of Difference||Formal Relationship||Informal Relationship|
|Meaning||It is an officially defined system of roles and authority (superior subordinate relationship) in an organisation||It refers to a network of relationships that arise out of informal communication among the employees of an organisation|
|Formation||It is deliberately created by the managers.||They arise spontaneously and are not deliberately created by the managers.|
|Flow communication||The flow of communication in a formal relationship is as per the scalar-chain||In an informal relationship communication does not follow a pre-defined path and flows freely.|