We All Need Heroes Ba Talk


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  • Checklist for all trainers 6 weeks prior to training session, ensure: Trainers to agree on date and time of training (preferably 2 trainers confirmed with 1 trainer as a backup/standby) Training location (eg Boardroom/Meeting Room) has been booked Equipment has been booked (PC, network access, projector) Liaise with Carolyn Chin-Parry AND Kristy Dusting to confirm training date/time/location (Amy Chen will support Kristy with coordination etc) 4 days prior to training session, ensure: List of participant names have been provided Refreshments have been ordered Print out copies of slides according to participant numbers (might be worthwhile to make 1-2 extra copies and preferably print Powerpoint slides as handouts with 3 slides per page. Trainers may want to print Powerpoint slides as “Notes Pages” so you can read the supporting notes for trainers. At the start of all training sessions: Get to training location at least 30 minutes prior to set up Ensure PC with network access and projector are working Log onto Magellan and leave BA Toolkit page open Collect refreshments Wipe whiteboard and ensure marker pens are working Provide copies of training slides to participants At the end of all training sessions: *Provide training feedback sheet to participants and collect them when completed (*more details to follow on this) Tidy up training room Log off PC and switch off all appliances Note: the Radius framework is now called Compass – re-branding process is currently underway in Magellan.
  • We All Need Heroes Ba Talk

    1. 1. Business Analysis Overview Session Maria Horrigan Murphy Regional Lead Business Analysis
    2. 2. We all need heroes….. <ul><li>As BAs, we apply our different powers and abilities in order to deliver what is required on engagement </li></ul>http://heroeswiki.com/Main_Page
    3. 3. “I can’t stand to fly, I’m not that naive” <ul><li>Not about being Superman and coming in to save the day… </li></ul><ul><li>its about support and helping others, the reluctant heroes on the project </li></ul>Five for Fighting – “Superman”
    4. 4. Save the cheerleader, save the world! <ul><li>What powers and abilities do you need on your engagement </li></ul><ul><li>to make it successful? </li></ul>
    5. 5. Hiro Nakamura - <ul><li>Manipulate Time and Space </li></ul><ul><li>Need to go back and analyse what has happened in the past </li></ul><ul><li>Jump to see the future to inform the present </li></ul><ul><li>Not just show the way but help others to get there </li></ul>http://heroeswiki.com/Main_Page
    6. 6. Micha Sanders <ul><li>Technopath </li></ul><ul><li>Understand what systems can do to deliver outcomes for people </li></ul><ul><li>Know what is possible </li></ul><ul><li>Understand the business context, requirements, data modelling and processes involved </li></ul>http://heroeswiki.com/Main_Page
    7. 7. Matt Parkman <ul><li>Telepath </li></ul><ul><li>Mind reader “get inside peoples heads” </li></ul><ul><li>Its good to have someone dedicated to knowing what the business and users want from the system </li></ul><ul><li>Sometimes client doesn’t know what they want…only what they don’t want </li></ul>http://heroeswiki.com/Main_Page
    8. 8. D.L Hawkins <ul><li>Phasing </li></ul><ul><li>Someone who can walk through walls of organisational silos </li></ul><ul><li>Someone who can talk to the business as well as the developers and translate between the two </li></ul>http://heroeswiki.com/Main_Page
    9. 9. Candice Wilmer <ul><li>Chameleon </li></ul><ul><li>Be exactly what you need, when you need it </li></ul><ul><li>Sometimes the gig requires a requirements specification, other times it’s a business cases, or mapping a business process or being that “trusted advisor” </li></ul><ul><li>You need someone who has a toolkit, skills and abilities to adapt to any situation </li></ul>http://heroeswiki.com/Main_Page
    10. 10. Peter Petrelli <ul><li>Empath </li></ul><ul><li>Communicates </li></ul><ul><li>Engenders trust </li></ul><ul><li>Diverse abilities and skills </li></ul><ul><li>Passionate </li></ul><ul><li>Wants to save the world” and make it better </li></ul>http://heroeswiki.com/Main_Page
    11. 11. Clare Bennett <ul><li>Cellular regeneration </li></ul><ul><li>Change can open wounds old and new </li></ul><ul><li>Need someone who can help with change management </li></ul>http://heroeswiki.com/Main_Page
    12. 12. Molly Walker <ul><li>Clairvoyance </li></ul><ul><li>“Find anyone, anywhere” </li></ul><ul><li>Some one who can find the information and the missing pieces of the puzzle </li></ul>http://heroeswiki.com/Main_Page
    13. 13. Sylar (Gabrielle Gray) <ul><li>Intuitive aptitude </li></ul><ul><li>We need someone who can easily work out “how things work” </li></ul><ul><li>Pick up new abilities and skills as required to expand superpowers </li></ul>http://heroeswiki.com/Main_Page
    14. 14. Heroes = Business Analyst Manipulate Time & Space Technopath Cellular Regeneration Intuitive Aptitude Chameleon Phasing Clairvoyance Telepath Empath Business Analyst
    15. 15. Holy Delivery Batman <ul><li>Framework </li></ul><ul><li>Methodology </li></ul><ul><li>Approach </li></ul><ul><li>BA Toolkit </li></ul><ul><ul><li>Case studies </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>Templates </li></ul></ul>
    16. 16. We all need heroes….. <ul><li>We can help support your Projects </li></ul><ul><li>Our analysis skills can be utilised during various phases of the delivery of an engagement </li></ul><ul><li>We have proven methodologies, frameworks and tools to help you get the job done </li></ul>
    17. 17. <ul><li>Q&A </li></ul>Heroes is a television show produced by NBC. This presentation was for educational purposes only and is NOT in any way, shape, or form affiliated with NBC , Tim Kring , or any other persons or organizations responsible for the production of Heroes . All trademarks and copyrights belong to their respective owners. http://heroeswiki.com/Main_Page