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Essential Skills: Stakeholder engagement

If stakeholders matter, then they must make a difference to the way we plan, structure, communicate, and execute our projects. Do they on your projects?

PiCubed delivers workshops with a stakeholder-centric focus on the management of projects. Why do stakeholders matter on your projects? How do you identify stakeholders; near-term and long-term? How do you diagnose the roles and agendas of stakeholders with respect to your project? What approaches are most effective for the different projects you are faced with? And how can meaningful engagement be achieved?

Using case studies from around the world, we illustrate what goes wrong when stakeholders are not engaged successfully, and what amazing things happen when they are. We can learn lessons from both!

We encourage you to bring along your own project stakeholder issues and we will facilitate discussions on the application of stakeholder analysis and modelling tools which are relevant to your projects.

Stakeholder-led project management: Changing the way we manage projects is written by Louise Worsley, the workshop leader. It was published in 2017 and describes practical approaches to stakeholder engagement across a range of projects, change initiatives and social development programmes. This book is provided to attendees of our stakeholder workshops.

Workshop format

Workshops are tailored to your needs and delivered in the medium which best suits your participants.

Click the links below for example workshops approaches:

Online workshops

Face to face workshop

If you are an individual then these courses will soon be available as online courses through Udemy.

Contact us for more information.

 

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