IDENTIFY THE STAKEHOLDERS
Covered in this chapter:
•Determining stakeholder roles and expectations
•Understanding each stakeholder’s power and interest
•Creating a stakeholder list
Engaging the people or the groups who have a vested interest throughout the life of a project is key to, although not a guarantee of, a project’s success. These people or groups are the stakeholders, each with their own expectations and reasons why a particular project is important to them. By involving them early in the project’s life cycle, ideas are expressed, knowledge is shared, project expectations are confirmed, requirements ...