Stakeholders

Stakeholders want a business to do well because they will benefit from its success in some way. They can use their influence to change the fortunes of a business.

Stakeholders can be internal or external:

Internal (owners/shareholders, managers, employees) and external (customers, community, suppliers, banks, government) stakeholders

Internal stakeholdersExternal stakeholders
Owners/shareholdersCustomers
ManagersBank
EmployeesGovernment
Suppliers
Local community