Stakeholders

Stakeholders - Baldrige Glossary Definition

(Baldrige Glossary for Business, Government (Public Sector) and other Nonprofit

The term 'Stakeholders' was first introduced in the Baldrige Glossary in 2001.

Stakeholders

The term “stakeholders” refers to all groups that are or might be affected by an organization’s actions and success. Examples of key stakeholders might include customers, the workforce, partners, collaborators, governing boards, stockholders, donors, suppliers, taxpayers, regulatory bodies, policy makers, funders, and local and professional communities.

See also the definition of “customer”.

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Baldrige Glossary - Stakeholders