Stakeholders - people or customers or organizations that have a legitimate interest in your business. A large part of managing yourself revolves around knowing how to work with other people. To do this, it is first important to be clear about who these other people are in the first place and what they expect from you. Of course, there are some commonalities: Everyone wants to be treated with respect, sincerity, openness and fairness. So fair treatment is the name of the game.