Monday, September 17, 2007

What is a Stakeholder?

Anyone whose interests may be positively or negatively impacted by the project which includes:
  • Sponsor
  • Customer
  • PM
  • Team
  • End User
  • Society / Citizens
  • Internal / External

What should the PM deal with Stakeholder?
  • Identify them
  • Determine all their requirements
  • Determine their expectations
  • Communicate with them
  • Manage their influence

1 comment:

Ella Mapple said...

To be successful in your career, a positive interaction with people working around is a key. In a similar manner, it is extremely important to identify and manage stakeholders. Stakeholder management is important to the success of every project. Involving and engaging with the right people in a positive manner is highly important for project success.

Recommended Books on PMP

Suggested Study Materials

  • PMP-Preparation Recommended Books
  • PMP Exam Prep, Fifth Edition: Rita's Course in a Book for Passing the PMP Exam
  • A Guide to the Project Management Body of Knowledge, Third Edition (PMBOK Guides)
  • The PMP Exam: How to Pass On Your First Try (Test Prep series)