Technique: Power/Interest Matrix

Why use this technique?

If a business analyst wants to determine impact that stakeholders have on his project, the stakeholder power/interest analysis can help in this. It can also help selecting the proper communication approach for each stakeholder group. This technique is also known as stakeholder  power/interest matrix, Stakeholder power/interest grid, PI grid, Influence/Interest matrix. Continue reading

Stakeholders Analysis

When the stakeholders are identified and agreed upon, the next step is to determine the attitudes of these stakeholders towards a project. Because the attitudes of the stakeholders can change during the project life cycle as well as people may change assignments during the project, the stakeholders analysis is an ongoing activity done throughout the whole project life cycle. Continue reading