Tuesday, 19 September 2017

Stakeholder Analysis - Notes - Part 2 - Business Stakeholders

Business Analysis Techniques - Stakeholder Analysis
Business Analysis Techniques - Stakeholder Analysis 


Here are some Key Point Notes on Business Analysis Techniques - Stakeholder Analysis.

This topic is part of the syllabus for the British Computer Society (BCS) Certificate in Requirements Engineering and the BCS Foundation Certificate in Business Analysis.

The notes below are based on the syllabus for Certificate in Requirements Engineering and the specific terms used are those needed for answers in the BCS examinations.

Stakeholder Analysis also features as part of the various certificates awarded by the International Institute of Business Analysis (IIBA) - so people studying for those will also find these notes helpful.
But - be aware that the examinations for these are based on the Business Analysis Body of Knowledge (BABOK) - so the terms used there may be different in some cases.


Friday, 15 September 2017

Stakeholder Analysis - Notes - Part 1 - Project Stakeholders

Business Analysis Techniques - Stakeholder Analysis
Business Analysis Techniques - Stakeholder Analysis


Here are some Key Point Notes on Business Analysis Techniques - Stakeholder Analysis.

This topic is part of the syllabus for the British Computer Society (BCS) Certificate in Requirements Engineering and the BCS Foundation Certificate in Business Analysis.

The notes below are based on the syllabus for Certificate in Requirements Engineering and the specific terms used are those needed for answers in the BCS examinations.

Stakeholder Analysis also features as part of the various certificates awarded by the International Institute of Business Analysis (IIBA) - so people studying for those will also find these notes helpful.
But - be aware that the examinations for these are based on the Business Analysis Body of Knowledge (BABOK) - so the terms used there may be different in some cases.


Thursday, 14 September 2017

Business Analysis - Requirements Prioritisation

DSDM Atern Handbook - MoSCoW Prioritisation
Business Analysis - Requirements Prioritisation


I've recently researched and built the first of my "Bite Size BA" training packages -
Prioritisng Requirements and MoSCoW Rules.

The acronym MoSCow was first used a few years back as part of the Agile development framework - Dynamic Systems Development Method (DSDM).

The method is now managed and developed by The Agile Business Consortium.

MoSCow stands for:
  • Must Have
  • Should Have
  • Could Have
  • Won't Have

Tuesday, 22 August 2017

Business Analysis - Professional Qualifications - Foundation

Business Analysis - Foundation - Textbooks
Business Analysis - Foundation - Textbooks


For trainee and junior Business Analysts or for those seeking a career move - two entry level qualifications are widely recognised worldwide.

British Computer Society - Foundation Certificate in Business Analysis.

International Institute of Business Analysis - Entry Certificate in Business Analysis.

Here is some information that you will find useful - with links to find out more ......

Friday, 21 July 2017

Business Analysis - Professional Qualifications

Business Analysis - Professional Qualifications
Business Analysis - Professional Qualifications


I've seen many posts on Facebook and other social media from aspiring / trainee Business Analysts about how to get into and then progress in the BA role.

A common response from other BAs is that it is experience and business domain knowledge that matters - more than professional qualifications.

Others disagree - it really is a matter of opinion ........


Saturday, 1 April 2017

Business Analysis - Professional Qualifications - Foundation

Business Analysis - Foundation - Textbooks
Business Analysis - Foundation - Textbooks


For trainee and junior Business Analysts or for those seeking a career move - two entry level qualifications are widely recognised worldwide.

British Computer Society - Foundation Certificate in Business Analysis.

International Institute of Business Analysis - Entry Certificate in Business Analysis.

Here is some information that you will find useful - with links to find out more ......

Thursday, 30 March 2017

Requirements Analysis - Stakeholder Analysis

Requirements Analysis - Stakeholder Analysis
Requirements Analysis - Stakeholder Analysis


I've recently researched and built the second of my "Bite Size BA" training packages -
Stakeholder Analysis.

A short presentation covering the essentials of the subject.

It broadly follows the examination syllabus for the:
British Computer Society - Certificate In Requirements Engineering

But will also be useful for those studying for other qualifications -
or just interested in the subject ........