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Developing and Using Stakeholder Analysis to Build Support for a PMO

Published: 09 November 2015

ID: G00293905

Analyst(s): Mbula Schoen , Robert Handler


A project management office will not succeed without the support of key stakeholders throughout the enterprise. Applying proven techniques for identifying and analyzing key stakeholders and their needs will help win and maintain support for a PMO.

Table Of Contents
  • Key Challenges



  • Identify, Segment and Understand How to Engage Your Stakeholders
  • Make Stakeholder Analysis and Communication Central Components of Any PMO Implementation and Evolution
  • Address the Driving Issues or Pain Points of Stakeholders Across Hierarchy Chain
  • Recognize Social Networks, and Apply Them to the Stakeholder Analysis Process

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