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Doing What's Right

Understanding risk and importance

In this section:

Risk assessment

It is often both necessary and useful to take risks when we are trying to accelerate change and success or to achieve stretch goals.

Risk and reward

This model helps to evaluate risk and relative importance helping to decide if this is a risk that is worth taking.

Stakeholder influence mapping

This model considers different stakeholders, their influence and commitment to the risk you are considering It helps to consider how different stakeholders can be leveraged as well as who needs to be influenced to mitigate risk.

Non-judgemental language

An important part of managing risk is to know how to state your case or to inquire into why the other person is proposing a particular course of action.