A great deal of research on “why projects fail” shows that the primary reason is poor communications. Stakeholder
management and communication planning are often skipped in the project management process because other plans and
tasks supersede these two important topics. This course seeks to address the need for proper stakeholder management
and why a good communication plan is imperative for project success.
Describe the importance of communications in a project
Define stakeholder and explain the importance of managing project stakeholders