An engagement plan should be developed in the earliest stages of a project. Stakeholders impacted by a project are always unique and therefore the approach to engaging with them should be unique. So it’s disappointing to see the same approach to engagement rolled out by organisations again and again – specifically, lets cue the information […]
A stakeholder analysis will help you understand and manage relationships, and increase the likelihood of achieving your overall project outcome. Failure to understand the dynamics of people and relationships can lead to issues that will have a negative impact. Therefore, stakeholder identification and analysis is integral to the engagement planning process and business success. I was […]
Involving the community in your projects and decision-making is something that creates… apprehension, for many. But is there a way to ensure success? Involving the community in your projects and decision-making is something that creates… apprehension, for many. But is there a way to ensure success? Successful Community Engagement can build relationships, drive innovation and […]
“If Only They Understood…” Four Signs That An Organisation Needs To Improve Community Engagement Approach.
After years of experience working across community and stakeholder engagement projects, I’ve found there are many signs that indicate an organisation needs to improve its approach to Community and Stakeholder Engagement. Of course, one of the biggest signs is the lack of any policy or strategy in the area, but even organisations with these in […]