015: How to Deal with Resistance to Change | Featuring Megan Burns

Engaging Leader

She has more than 15 years of industrial engineering and supply chain management experience. Video: How to Use a Stakeholder Analysis to Identify Audience Members. She has more than 15 years of industrial engineering and supply chain management experience. ©iStockphoto.com/AnsonLu. Guest Megan Burns is a consultant, speaker, & managing director of Operations Strategy Consulting.

It’s Never Been More Important for Big Companies to Listen to Local Communities

Harvard Business

Managers who don’t understand the concerns of the communities in which they operate will spend more time defending the company against angry stakeholders than building positive relations with members of the community whose support is critical to their success. ” Building and sustaining local stakeholder support for a major investment is the new frontier of successful management and risk assessment. Alice Potter/Getty Images.