Using SaaS to manage stakeholder engagement communication

stakeholder engagement communication

Stakeholder engagement software is ideal for the cloud-based, externally hosted Software-as-a-Service (SaaS) delivery model because the software tends to be used by geographically dispersed users with complex database and reporting requirements. Typically Software-as-a-Service falls into the category of “cloud computing.” The software and data exist on remote servers rather than

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Oil and gas local content planning

oil and gas local content

Local content requirements for the oil and gas sector now exist in many jurisdictions. The principal objective of local content strategies is to maximize local benefits from oil and gas development projects through increased participation of the local workforce and firms. Key features of local content strategies or plans include:

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Issues management

issues management

Effective issues management prevents challenges from becoming major crises. An approach that involves early detection and action helps companies manage their reputation, become proactive with regulators and stakeholders, and identify business opportunities. Throughout the stakeholder consultation process, the team involved in communicating with a company’s stakeholders is not only going to

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The importance of social capital in the stakeholder consultation process

social capital

Social capital is a collective societal connection and understanding that enables individuals or groups to build trust and to work together. Shared values and connections facilitate co-operation within a network, leading to trust creation and healthy working relationships. When it comes to stakeholder consultation, a network can be a specific company,

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Develop a successful stakeholder consultation questionnaire by asking the right questions

stakeholder consultation questionnaire

Challenges related to public consultation impact organizations from many industries including resource extraction and infrastructure development. Merely embarking on a community consultation initiative doesn’t mean an organization will receive the participation and feedback outcomes they hoped for. Public consultation factors Three major factors at play in public consultation are: Legal

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Canadian exploration tax measure now includes community consultation costs

community consultation costs

On March 1, 2015 the Canadian Federal Government announced mining-sector tax changes that will impact consultation expenses. Canadian Exploration Expenses (CEE) will now include costs of environmental studies and community consultation. This is a benefit to mining and oil & gas companies which are increasingly required by provinces and territories to

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9 ways to make your online stakeholder consultation more accessible

9 ways to make your online consultation more accessible

When it comes to facilitating the community engagement and consultation process, the Internet is likely one of the best channels for providing stakeholders with consistent, open access to communication. That being said, universal access to quality Internet connectivity still remains an issue for certain geographic locations and some segments of

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