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Stakeholder Communications Management - Chapter Summary
In larger organizations, project managers often collaborate with stakeholders. This chapter has been designed to broaden your knowledge of key concepts associated with stakeholder communications management. These lessons provide you with a full overview of this topic, including detailed definitions, relevant examples, and practical strategies project managers can apply immediately implement into the workplace. At the close of this chapter, you should feel knowledgeable enough to do the following:
- Establish the importance and benefits of project communications management
- Outline examples of a stakeholder management plan
- Evaluate the significance of stakeholder management
- Figure out conflict resolution strategies for managing stakeholders
- Inspect project management concerns related to diversity and the global market
Whether this information is new to you or if you're an experienced project manager, our lessons can help you learn or relearn all the essential information for this topic. You can rest easy knowing that our instructors have designed these lessons using a format that provides clear and concise information. The headers indicate the major concepts within a lesson, and you can quickly spot the vocabulary words and definitions as these are usually set in bold or italicized lettering.
1. Project Communications Management: Benefits & Importance
In this lesson, we'll learn about project communications management, why it's important, what benefits can be gained from using it, and how to create a communications management process for project management.
2. Stakeholder Management Plan: Definition & Example
This lesson provides an overview and definition of stakeholder management planning within the project management pre-planning methodology. It also includes examples of how stakeholder management plans are used in the project planning industry.
3. Stakeholder Management: Definition & Importance
In this lesson, you will learn about project stakeholders and why stakeholder management is a very important part of project management. You will also learn what should be included in a good stakeholder management plan and how it can assist you in managing your stakeholders.
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