Ref No: PM 115 Program Name: Building Strong Relationships: Effective Stakeholder Engagement and Management

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05 Feb 2024 09 Feb 2024 London, UK $ 5,750Registration Closed
27 May 2024 31 May 2024 Dubai, UAE $ 4,750
19 Aug 2024 23 Aug 2024 Chicago, US $ 6,750
18 Nov 2024 22 Nov 2024 Rome, IT $ 5,750



Welcome to the five-day training program on ‘Building Strong Relationships: Effective Stakeholder Engagement and Management.’ In today’s interconnected and fast-paced business landscape, the success of any project or initiative hinges on the ability to engage and manage stakeholders effectively. Building strong relationships with stakeholders, including customers, employees, suppliers, investors, and the community, is crucial for organizational growth and sustainability.

This training program aims to equip participants with the essential skills and strategies to engage stakeholders proactively and manage their expectations throughout the project lifecycle. Participants will learn how to identify and prioritize stakeholders, understand their needs, and develop tailored communication plans to foster positive relationships and achieve project objectives.

Learning Objectives:

  1. Understand the importance of stakeholder engagement in project success.
  2. Identify key stakeholders and their expectations.
  3. Develop effective communication and relationship-building strategies.
  4. Manage stakeholder concerns and conflicts proactively.
  5. Implement best practices for sustaining long-term stakeholder engagement.

Training Methodology:

The training program will adopt an interactive and participatory approach, focusing on practical applications of stakeholder engagement and management concepts. It will include instructor-led sessions, group discussions, role-playing exercises, case studies, and real-life examples. Participants will have the opportunity to collaborate with peers, share experiences, and develop actionable stakeholder engagement plans.

Target Audience:

This training program is designed for project managers, team leaders, executives, communication professionals, and any individuals involved in managing stakeholders across various industries. It is suitable for those seeking to enhance their stakeholder engagement skills and cultivate strong relationships with key stakeholders to drive organizational success.

Program Outline:

Day 1: Understanding Stakeholder Engagement

  • Introduction to stakeholder engagement and its significance in project management
  • Identifying and analyzing key stakeholders and their interests
  • Stakeholder mapping and prioritization

Day 2: Effective Communication and Relationship-Building

  • Developing a stakeholder communication strategy
  • Building trust and credibility with stakeholders
  • Tailoring communication styles for different stakeholders

Day 3: Managing Stakeholder Concerns and Expectations

  • Anticipating and addressing stakeholder concerns and challenges
  • Handling conflicts and resolving issues in stakeholder relationships
  • Engaging stakeholders in decision-making processes

Day 4: Sustaining Long-Term Stakeholder Engagement

  • Creating a culture of stakeholder engagement within the organization
  • Measuring and evaluating the effectiveness of stakeholder engagement initiatives
  • Continuous improvement and adapting to changing stakeholder needs

Day 5: Building Strong Relationships for Project Success

  • Applying stakeholder engagement techniques in real-world scenarios
  • Developing an actionable stakeholder engagement plan
  • Best practices for maintaining enduring stakeholder relationships


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