Stakeholder Management Blog Stakeholder management shouldn’t be done in spreadsheets

Stakeholder management shouldn’t be done in spreadsheets

It’s a bold title. You might be thinking that you’ve done stakeholder management perfectly fine in spreadsheets after all.  In fact, you might have stumbled upon Tractivity and be wondering what exactly we have against spreadsheets. In short – it’s nothing personal. We love spreadsheets for a wide range of business activities and even in …

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Stakeholder Management Blog Encourage stakeholder engagement with our new Anonymous Survey feature

Encourage stakeholder engagement with our new Anonymous Survey feature

When it comes to stakeholder engagement, it’s key to reach respondents where they are most willing to respond, whether that’s online, through email, SMS, social or even offline. However, it’s not always where you reach them, but how. Whilst undertaking surveys can be an ideal way to canvass opinion – it’s key to note that not …

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Stakeholder Management Blog How to effectively multitask as a stakeholder engagement manager

How to effectively multitask as a stakeholder engagement manager

If your role as a stakeholder engagement manager means you are responsible for maintaining and promoting a good working relationship with external stakeholders, organisations, agencies and even internal employees, we believe that multi-tasking effectively is the key to help you ensure each working day is a success, but that the right stakeholder management tool will …

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Stakeholder Management Blog How stakeholder engagement software gives multiple stakeholder groups a voice

How stakeholder engagement software gives multiple stakeholder groups a voice

When it comes to managing stakeholder engagement, you have the tricky job of playing marketing manager, peacekeeper, data analyst and diplomat between many different people. However, at its heart,  Stakeholder Engagement is the practice of influencing a variety of outcomes through consultation, communication, negotiation, compromise, and relationship building. Communication to all stakeholders is critical to …

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Stakeholder Management Blog Why projects fail at the stakeholder engagement stage (and what to do about it)

Why projects fail at the stakeholder engagement stage (and what to do about it)

Despite the importance of projects to our daily personal and working lives, projects all around us fail. It’s a fact of life, but one that not many people like to talk about. After all, who wants a ‘failure’ on their CV? The Standish Group released some amazing statistics just about the depth of project failure. …

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Stakeholder Management Blog Tractivity version release v5.5.2

Tractivity version release v5.5.2

We have now released v5.5.2 of Tractivity. On top of a few of minor bug fixes and enhancements we’ve added a series of new additions that continue to drive Tractivity forward as the leading UK-based Stakeholder Management software provider. Our customers told us that it took too many clicks to reach contact information when viewing …

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Stakeholder Management Blog Stakeholder Management Software – what do you need?

Stakeholder Management Software – what do you need?

Digital channels make collaborating with stakeholders simple and cheap. Savvy organisations choose software that manages projects all under one roof. Instead of trying to get busy professionals around the same table — a job that’s akin to herding cats — stakeholders can get online to collaborate when it suits them best, giving pace and spontaneity …

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Consultation Management Blog Tractivity Version Release V5.5

Tractivity Version Release V5.5

Tractivity have now launched a fully featured API that will allow Clients to connect their website forms directly to their Tractivity system. Version 1 of the API gives clients the ability to add Buildings, Organisations, Contacts, Enquiries and Activities into Tractivity, including the ability to run duplication checks on all record types. Providing complete flexibility, …

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Stakeholder Management Blog Stakeholder Engagement Plan – with engagement matrix

Stakeholder Engagement Plan – with engagement matrix

A stakeholder engagement plan is an essential element to any large or small project. Organisations must ensure that they are compliant with the needs and regulations when starting a stakeholder engagement project. The stakeholder engagement plan can make the difference between your project’s success or failure. That’s why all stakeholder management and public consultation activities …

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Stakeholder Management Blog Stakeholder Management: How To Work With Stakeholders

Stakeholder Management: How To Work With Stakeholders

  In previous blog posts about the stakeholder management process, we discussed how to identify stakeholders and how to engage with them using digital tools such as social media and email. Today we’re discussing the process of working with stakeholders and how it fits into the overall pyramid of communication. We are at the top …

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