the left hand doesn't know what the right hand is doing

the left hand doesn't know what the right hand is doing

something that you say which means that communication in an organization is bad so that one part does not know what is happening in another part I was sent the same letter from two different departments. I get the feeling the left hand doesn't know what the right hand is doing.
See have two left feet
See also: hand, know, left, right
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The left hand doesn't know what the right hand is doing or which side of the coin is up or down.