Tags » Stakeholder Management

The Listening Difference

Listening makes a significant difference in the quality of our relationships, but we often miss opportunities to be better listeners.

Listening is a profound sign of respect. 588 more words

Why Scaled Agile Framework? SAFe® 4.5*

There are lots of things that recommend SAFe to any organisation looking to Scale agile.

  1. It has some pretty comprehensive open source documentation that helps you work out how to implement it 
  2. 701 more words
Product Management

Stakeholders (Identify, Understand & Manage)

Identifying stakeholders is usually one of the trickiest jobs in project management as stakeholders will vary throughout the project. Aside from the several key stakeholders who will normally stick with you to the end, there will be numerous others at different levels of importance who will migrate in and out. 522 more words

Project Management

Buyer beware! How to solve the crisis at Sunderland (and other clubs besides)

Sunderland is all at sea. I don’t need to add to the reams of writing about Ellis Short and the demise of his interest in the club. 804 more words

Fan Engagement

Does The FA rulebook need a tweak for the sake of supporters?

Stories of disputes between football clubs and their supporters are legion, from those catalogued by Amanda Jacks over at @FSF_Faircop; ticketing and other matchgoing issues on a club-by-club basis through supporters’ groups; or the work done by Supporters Direct on deeper, more structural issues. 1,042 more words

More Carrot Than Stick – How Designers Can Unlock Opportunities By Aligning Stakeholders

By Chris Hayton, Principal. Rothelowman.

As our cities race to keep up with unprecedented population growth, developers, planning authorities and other project stakeholders are finding themselves at loggerheads over their competing – yet equally valid – agendas. 886 more words



“Difficult people are the greatest teachers” – Pema Chodron, Buddhist Monk

I’ve spent the bulk of my career working in high-pressure corporate environments managing a broad range of personalities. 640 more words