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Practical Change Management for IT Projects

By : Emily Carr
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Practical Change Management for IT Projects

By: Emily Carr

Overview of this book

Table of Contents (12 chapters)
Practical Change Management for IT Projects
About the Author
About the Reviewers

Conducting a stakeholder analysis

Different sets of people will be impacted by the change in different ways and at different times. To increase the adoption of the change across these various groups, you will need to customize your change program to ensure that the right people participate in the right activities at the right time. In order to do this, you will start by breaking your overall group of stakeholders into smaller stakeholder groups.



To determine who your stakeholders are and the impact they can have on the project, you will need to conduct a stakeholder analysis.

The following is a template you can use to organize and track your stakeholder groups. Take a minute to review it, and then continue reading to discover how to complete each column.


Last name

First name

Level of influence

Level of impact

Current support for change

Required support for change


Each column is defined as follows. As you read through the column definitions, think about how...