3 Applying the Evidence Planning Tool
In the examples given previously, you may have recognised that the impact of a project can be felt at different levels; for example:
For the Evidence Planning Tool to be thorough, you will need to consider the effect that your work could have at each of these levels for each quadrant. Table 2 below gives a checklist to ensure your thinking is as wide as it can be.
|Check for impact on:||By asking:|
|The wider world||What impact will it have on the global market, the environment, society?|
|A particular field or area of interest||What impact will it have on a particular sector or practice?|
|The beneficiaries||What impacts will it have on beneficiaries, consumers, user groups, employees or the community?|
|Your work||What impact will it have on your work/life?|