Would you agree that these people are your stakeholders; they could be strong supporters of your projects, or they could block them, so you need to identify who your stakeholders are and win them over as soon as possible?
Stakeholder Analysis is the first step in Stakeholder Management, an essential process that successful people use to win support from others. Do you agree?
Do you agree by communicating with your stakeholders early and often, you can ensure that they fully grasp what you’re doing and understand the benefits of your project. This means that they can more actively support you when necessary?