This course has now taken place.

The Success of any project or policy is dependent on the effective management of stakeholders. The support and buy-in from key contributors is the key ingredient that gives projects the best chance of positive outcomes.

Dealing with a variety of stakeholders with differing or competing interests can be challenging. This course examines how to develop a communication plan and strategy to expertly engage your key partners.

The expert trainer will work with you to create a dynamic plan to maximise relationships during the life of a project. Learn how to overcome conflict and build strong relationships and increase confidence in the speed of problem solving.

Attend this A Guide to Successful Stakeholder Management training course to perfect your stakeholder management skills.

About the Chair: David Elverson
David is a change management and commercial expert, with a passion for helping to create more effective services. He works with a wide range of organisations and their staff on developing their commercial awareness, bringing about culture change and developing and implementing effective strategies.

He has worked extensively across the public and private sectors, working with over 50 local authorities, many NHS Trusts, Central Government departments and Science Councils in the last three years.

David is passionate about translating strategy into action in a way that engages staff and develops buy-in and high levels of productivity.

David has worked on many high level and politically sensitive projects. He has been part of government review panels looking to improve the effectiveness and impact of major national transformation programmes. He always tries to bring a pragmatic edge, as a strategy is only as good as our ability to implement it.