What is a Communications Plan?
Identify and use appropriate communication methods (both within the team and from the team to various stakeholders) to report progress, conduct milestone reviews (eg DMAIC tollgates) and support the overall success of the project.
How does a Communications Plan help overcome barriers to project success?
Use effective and appropriate communication techniques for different situations to overcome barriers to project success.
When would you make a communications plan?
Stakeholders and the Communication Plan
Stakeholder Commitment Scale
How committed are your stakeholders right now? How committed do you need them to be for your project to succeed? What is your communication plan to bridge that gap?