Stakeholder Management Analysis (or a Stakeholder Map) is a framework for identifying stakeholders and understanding their needs. This is key to change management, project management and day-to-day activities of the business.
The stakeholder management includes identification the stakeholders, stakeholder analysis, stakeholder engagement, stakeholder information flow, abiding by agreements, stakeholder debriefing. Stakeholder mapping is the process of mapping stakeholders in terms of their power (influence) and interest. Another related framework is The Pig a metaphor that shows that everyone sees the pig differently, the butcher, the piglet, the farmer, the environmentalist and the store owner, etc.