Communication vs. Engagement

Last month I wrote about communication and its importance in basically every aspect of life. It’s integral to successful project management and, used effectively, makes sure your stakeholders know what’s going on, and helps reduce public backlash. But what about engagement? Is there a difference between communication and engagement? In the stakeholder engagement world, the […]

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Case Study – GHD & TMR Bruce Highway Upgrades consultation

As part of a major highway upgrade project in Queensland’s North Coast Region, the Department of Transport and Main Roads (TMR) and GHD worked together to ensure local residents were informed about the project, their needs considered and their voices heard. Finalists in the 2016 Champions of Innovation Award in Community Engagement, GHD’s Stakeholder Engagement team […]

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The Power of Proactive Engagement

Are you proactively engaging with your stakeholders and community? You’ve heard the adage – if you don’t measure it, you cannot manage it! The same applies to community and stakeholder engagement. Having a stakeholder management system in place enables organisations to track stakeholder issues, evaluate relationships and measure performance. And if you can move from […]

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