2b Project Stakeholder

Lesson 2
2b Project Stakeholder

You are on page 2 of 2 pages


The examples of SMART goals show that we need to investigate details in order to enable a sufficient goal definition, one that really gives enough information so that we can continue with further planning.

Who Gives Us the Details?

We get the details from those who

  • have interest in,
  • or are affected by

the project results or project activities.

These are the project stakeholders. Typically, they are:

  • Customer: the one who is going to pay for the project result.
  • End users of the project result.
  • Supplier and sub-suppliers: the ones who create or provide the project result or parts of it.
  • Members of the project team.
  • Experts who support the project work.
  • Executives and managers in the customer's organization.
  • Executives and managers in the supplier's organization.
  • Project manager.
  • Government entities and authorities who enforce law and regulations.

Other sources for details of our project goal definition are standards, common and best practices, bodies of knowledge in all project relevant areas of expertise.



Return from 2b Project Stakeholder to Home Page







Your Comments

Have your say about what you just read! Leave me a comment in the box below.
Share this page:
Enjoy this page? Please pay it forward. Here's how...

Would you prefer to share this page with others by linking to it?

  1. Click on the HTML link code below.
  2. Copy and paste it, adding a note of your own, into your blog, a Web page, forums, a blog comment, your Facebook account, or anywhere that someone would find this page valuable.