The purpose of Plan Stakeholder Engagement is to plan an approach for establishing and maintaining effective working relationships with the stakeholders.
Plan Stakeholder Engagement involves conducting a thorough stakeholder analysis to identify all of the involved stakeholders and analyze their characteristics. The results of the analysis are then utilized to define the best collaboration and communication approaches for the initiative and to
When planning for stakeholder engagement, the degree of complexity can increase disproportionately as the number of stakeholders involved in the business analysis activities increases. This is important because new or different techniques for the management of stakeholders may be required when the engagement moves from collaborating with a few stakeholders into dozens, hundreds, or even thousands of people.
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Customers: a source of external stakeholders.
Domain Subject Matter Expert: may help to identify stakeholders and may
End User: a source of internal stakeholders.
Project Manager: may be able to identify and recommend stakeholders.
Regulator: may require that specific stakeholder representatives or groups be
Sponsor: may request that specific stakeholders be involved in the business
Supplier: a source of external stakeholders.