ESG stands for Environmental, Social and Governance (ESG) and these three factors are used to measure an organization’s sustainability, responsibility, and ethical practices—it’s an important movement that is unfolding worldwide.
With stakeholder engagement, project buy-in is often top of mind, which makes sense because, without it, your project could see delays, a decline in reputation, or even a total shutdown.
COVID-19 and the restrictions associated with travel and mass gatherings have made it necessary to cancel most traditional in-person conferences and events. We’ve compiled a list of tips for attending a virtual conference to help ensure you and your team get the most value from your experience.
Today, stakeholder relationship management is a critical component of effective stakeholder engagement. One way to help ensure you’re managing your stakeholder relationships as best as possible is by using specialized software, but what is Stakeholder Relationship Management software (or SRM), and how does it contribute to your stakeholder engagement efforts?
DEC 2019, EDMONTON, ALBERTA – Forestry companies are continuing to put their trust in Jambo to streamline and add rigour to their stakeholder engagement programs. Most recently, the Alberta operations of West Fraser, a diversified wood products company and established leader in sustainable forestry, selected Jambo™ as its stakeholder engagement and consultation management software of choice.
Demand for stakeholder engagement and consultation is increasing both from governments and the public, in turn changing the strategy organizations must use to be effective. In the future, stakeholder relations will see stakeholder trust and engagement as critical, not just an optional tool to manage reputation or avoid crises.To adapt, companies and governments are going to have to think not only about how they engage or consult, but how they must evolve to ensure that the right strategy is applied across their organization. This will undoubtedly include changing attitudes and including different tactics when engaging with both internal and external stakeholders. We predict that organizations will begin to include ways of working towards 'deeper stakeholder engagement' in their project planning. But why wait until others are doing it and you have to realign your projects to catch up? We started thinking of ways you can begin to engage with your stakeholders on a deeper level right now. We put our thoughts down on paper and have compiled an actionable list of seven ways to engage deeper with your stakeholders.