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4 common mistakes Business Analysts make and how to avoid them

  We start off the new year discussing four common mistakes BA’s make on projects and how to avoid these mistakes: Mistake # 1: Not understanding the WHY? Your solution will not be complete if you don’t know why you are undertaking an initiative… How to avoid this mistake:  Ask questions such as: What is the business problem / need / opportunity that…

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Qualities that will make you successful as a Business Analyst

Business Analysis is not a quick fix career – there is hard work involved to upskill yourself, go through several projects, understand how to build stakeholder relationships and add value to organizations. So, what are some of the qualities that will make you successful as a Business Analyst? Natural curiosity You ask a lot of questions You want to know…

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5 steps to successful elicitation

Elicitation is a structured approach to get requirements from various stakeholders on a particular focus area. It is critical for successful business requirements outcomes. Business Analysts need to prepare in advance, choose the appropriate technique and conduct the elicitation effectively. In this post, we detail the 5 key steps to successful elicitation. Prepare Understand the business problem / need /…

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CBAP Masterclass starting November 1st 2022

Are you looking to write your CBAP exam before end of the year? The Skilled Business Analyst will be running a CBAP Masterclass during the month of November. Why train with us? The Skilled Business Analyst is an IIBA Endorsed Education Provider Live online instructor led courses Qualified Professional Instructor CBAP certified with over 10 years’ experience Thorough review of each Knowledge…

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