Project Management is like Venturing into Deep Water
Is the Project Management Body of Knowledge enough to build and sustain a rewarding career in project management? Over the past or more years, we have seen the increase in the number of Certified Project Management Professionals (PMP).
4 Tips on When to Hire a Project Manager
As a business owner or director or manager of a company, when should you bring in a project manager? Having a project manager on your project is a very popular thing to do in today's business climate.
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What is a risk?
A risk is the possibility of a problem occurring on the project that threatens the project’s successful outcome in some way or poses an opportunity the project team should investigate.
Name some of the planning documents or elements of the planning documents
An effective, successful communication requires feedback. Often we think of feedback and we do not judge or access the quality of the feedback.
To be successful in communication you have to incorporate feedback to go along with good listening and empathy skills. Leaders are judged often
As mentioned earlier in one of our blog post, a model is defined as a representation of a real world process, concept, or design.
Business Process Modeling can serve as a tool to analyze information collected in the elicitation phase of our business analysis process. This
“It’s not about winning or losing, it’s how you play the game.” OH REALLY? How does this go over to a person that depends on the win to feed their family, to pay off a debt, or to help their love one to get well
BA strategic role
Emerging of the project management BA
BA continue in agile
The rise of the Big Data
The BA and CPI
The BA Maturity Model
The BA Competency Model
The Bridges Consulting Agile assessment focuses on 5 main competency areas, with 5-15
characteristics per competency, determined by answering approx. 115 questions. The 5 main
competency areas are:
1. Product Definition – How well do you identify what you want to build and what order to build it
If the business analyst role is to gather the requirements, then that would NOT be a difficult job! In fact anyone can get requirements by taking orders. In practice there are many ways that the BA can go and gather the requirements from the stakeholders
Business Process Modeling (BPM) is one of the cornerstone techniques in electing and analyzing requirements from our stakeholders/customers. A Business Analyst can use the model to gain an understanding of the current system and “paint a picture” of the solution. In the IT field, we