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|The What and Who of a Business Problem (BP)|
Before beginning this exercise, read the lecture, read Chapter 3 in the text, and review Chapters 1 and 2 in the BABOK® guide located in the Week 1 – Resources page. Using Figure 3.7 on page 45 in the Robertson and Robertson text as a guide, identify the principal stakeholders in the , and describe what their roles are in the BP. Be sure you have captured the all the primary stakeholders in the BP. Identify the elements of a business problem, then examine the relationship of the BP to the stakeholders you have identified. Your initial post should be a minimum of 200 words.
Guided Response: Evaluate your peer’s identified stakeholders and their relationships to the BP. Respond to at least two of your peers. Respond to at least two of your peers. Explain why you agree or disagree with their explanations, then offer at least one additional possible stakeholder that your peer should consider. Explain your reason for including this stakeholder. Your posts should be a minimum of 100 words.