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Obviously the importance of a stakeholder is directly associated with his or her ability to influence the project through their network of relationships. It is a way of achieving and maintaining influence and by doing so producing positive outcomes through effective management of relationships. These stakeholders will have diff erent interests and varying #��i��;��x�Ɂt�採����J�A:��v�]��U��F{I�@�JMl�8t���#�n�t�����y0 H Without strong stakeholder support requirements can be missed. Update the Stakeholder Management Form with this information. •Input for this process are: Project Management plan Issue log Work performance data Project documents •Tools and Techniques used are: Information management … Stakeholder Management The concept of stakeholder management depends on the mechanisms by which organizations understand and respond to the needs and demands of their stakeholders. STAKEHOLDER RELATIONSHIP MANAGEMENT: Using the Stakeholder Circle methodology for more effective stakeholder engagement of senior management Presented at 7th Project Management National Benchmarking Forum PMI Chapter, Rio de Janeiro, Brazil. As the main purpose of stakeholder management is accepted to be protecting the organization from the negative impacts of He nce, the importance of stakeholder management is not limited on day -to -day business. ��v���g�N5�����B��4���Z����I�=��PS�x��ב@� ��(-�#����amxu�2�v�� T{n��G�0�K�#6$耆��f�cY3%� &���B�֡��J�im�t���h���K\H�T���t��'��a s�!�R�:]��Q��5q�.�� x��Zێ]G}��8�{��K�-o �'�!ă39�G��=�AJ���V�>H���tuW�uU�y�k��o�����ŷm������4b[G����v)ն�������q�������������Xuj�}�p� ���"�jk�Q�lmyw���בw��������jt�� Y�@����w��rZ�c%�5�!Ƶ�]�jm���\����r�Q�^�qG��"s%i�Ytjΐה|Ŵ#J&�1���qhr���Ov�:����g�|r���2� 5�. Management of medium to large complex procurement and integration projects is a difficult challenge. %PDF-1.7 Projects do not exist in isolation. 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Stakeholder participation has become a fundamental component of many state and local Stakeholder analysis Summary • The increasing scope and ambition of many environmental and resource initiatives –– e.g. The project exists within a ‘political’ environment, populated by all those who have a particular stake or interest in the outcome of the project. This political environment and the expectations of stakeholders represent significant risk to a project. 0000002718 00000 n �;B9�K F+,Lځ��H�,���sb�w02�Md��^��M�ϙ�E]`���4��\�N��c�-�r�#ƒ���~L Topic Title: The Strategic Importance of Stakeholder Management Topic Description: Stakeholders make or break a project, and often Project Managers do not spend the time to effectively manage the stakeholder relationship – to the project’s disadvantage. Following are some of the benefits of stakeholder management that can explain why it is given so much importance: Uncovers risks beforehand. Why is stakeholder management important. Stakeholder Analysis is Part Two of our series on the “Eight Powerful Project Management Processes,” a look at crucial project management processes that are included in our toolkit, Essential Gear for Project Managers. Transfer of Employment Support Tools for People with Disabilities: N21 Stakeholder Analysis Report 4 High importance – high influence: Group B- important that there are constructive working relationships with this group, to ensure an effective coalition of support for the project. The importance of organizational-stakeholder relationships has and continues to be of interest in the organizational studies literature (Alexander et al., 2005). 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Posey - 2 - The Importance and Impact of Stakeholder Management As companies continue to evolve, the term stakeholder has continued to take on a more substantial meaning and an even larger role in not only the decision-making process, but in the overall management of companies. X�uXT��`gf�,�m�)�DEA@@TP�*�\ED@�Kb�h��b �X6ĂAD�j,hb��5�xg��� )��|�|g�μ���}��n#JaL���0.�5L�����O6&�)Qc$�5���� It allows you to identify strengths and weaknesses and ultimately develop strategies to engage effectively. 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