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Valērija S. |Analītiķu vakariņas| 22.05.2013BA Personal Development
“There is something specialand rare about the people whocan combine technicalknowledge, business acumen,analytical skills,...
3• BACOE• Agile methods - Product Owner• Integrations, SOA• Modeling skillsBA Trends
4Development DimensionsSoft skillsCrossdisciplinesTechnicalknowledgeBusinessdomainknowledgeBAknowledge
5BA knowledge• Business process analysis• Enterprise architecture• Product Ownership (agile)• Modeling notations• Requirem...
Alternative Directions• Project management• Project Portfolio management• Quality management• Software design• Knowledge m...
7• Understanding people• Expressing your thoughts and feelings clearly• Asking for feedback from others and givingquality ...
8• Know about existence• Know theory• Able to use in practice• Able to teach othersLevels of achievement
9• BA professional organizations• Books• Webinars• Courses• Experience• Colleague• Professional eventsKnowledge sources
10• iiba.org• IIBA Latvia Chapter latvia.iiba.org• http://www.facebook.com/IibaLatviaChapterInternational Institute ofBusi...
11Volere• http://www.volere.co.uk• This is the home of the Volere RequirementsSpecification Template and otherrequirements...
Aotea studios12• http://aoteastudios.com• If you’re a business analyst, we can help yoube more effective in your job. That...
13• http://bi.rtu.lv/• NEW study program at Riga TechnicalUniversity concerns IT powered businessprocess management, busin...
14• Business Analysis certifications• Cross discipline certifications• Specific domain certifications – e.g. SOA,product o...
Certified Software Business Analyst:(CSBA)• http://www.softwarecertifications.org/qai_csba.htm• CSBA Common Body of Knowle...
IIL’s BA Certificate Program• http://iil.com/ba/bacp.asp
BCS International Diploma in BusinessAnalysis• http://certifications.bcs.org/content/ConCertification/51
18Tips and Tricks• BA Competency Models• Mind Map• BACOE in your organization• Learn-Teach• Mentoring• Lectures, Prof even...
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  1. 1. Valērija S. |Analītiķu vakariņas| 22.05.2013BA Personal Development
  2. 2. “There is something specialand rare about the people whocan combine technicalknowledge, business acumen,analytical skills, and thecommunication skillsnecessary to be successful inthis role. Excellent BAs bringvalue to their organizations byunderstanding true businessopportunities, making realisticrecommendations, andfacilitating the successfulimplementation of thesesolutions. “Carkenord, Barbara A.. "Chapter 1 -Possess a Clear Understanding ofBusiness Analysis". Seven Steps toMastering Business Analysis. J. RossPublishing. © 2009.2
  3. 3. 3• BACOE• Agile methods - Product Owner• Integrations, SOA• Modeling skillsBA Trends
  4. 4. 4Development DimensionsSoft skillsCrossdisciplinesTechnicalknowledgeBusinessdomainknowledgeBAknowledge
  5. 5. 5BA knowledge• Business process analysis• Enterprise architecture• Product Ownership (agile)• Modeling notations• Requirement management tools• Modeling tools
  6. 6. Alternative Directions• Project management• Project Portfolio management• Quality management• Software design• Knowledge management
  7. 7. 7• Understanding people• Expressing your thoughts and feelings clearly• Asking for feedback from others and givingquality feedback in return• Influencing how others think and act• Leadership skills• Stress management• Responsibility• TeamworkSoft Skills
  8. 8. 8• Know about existence• Know theory• Able to use in practice• Able to teach othersLevels of achievement
  9. 9. 9• BA professional organizations• Books• Webinars• Courses• Experience• Colleague• Professional eventsKnowledge sources
  10. 10. 10• iiba.org• IIBA Latvia Chapter latvia.iiba.org• http://www.facebook.com/IibaLatviaChapterInternational Institute ofBusiness Analysis
  11. 11. 11Volere• http://www.volere.co.uk• This is the home of the Volere RequirementsSpecification Template and otherrequirements and business analysis resources.Volere is the umbrella that covers thecollection of requirements templates,processes, books, consulting and training.Since its inception, Volere has been used bythousands of organizations around the world.
  12. 12. Aotea studios12• http://aoteastudios.com• If you’re a business analyst, we can help yoube more effective in your job. That’s our goal.• Most people learn faster & easier with thehelp of visual information, and retain moreafterwards. Plus, a good diagram makes servesas great reference material later. That’s whyyou can expect to see a lot of diagrams andother visual aids in our products.
  13. 13. 13• http://bi.rtu.lv/• NEW study program at Riga TechnicalUniversity concerns IT powered businessprocess management, business analytics andother knowledge areas essential forenterprises operating in turbulent economicenvironment.Business Informatics
  14. 14. 14• Business Analysis certifications• Cross discipline certifications• Specific domain certifications – e.g. SOA,product owner, UML, BPMN, Business Analysiswith Business RulesCertification options
  15. 15. Certified Software Business Analyst:(CSBA)• http://www.softwarecertifications.org/qai_csba.htm• CSBA Common Body of Knowledge (CBOK)• Paper based exam
  16. 16. IIL’s BA Certificate Program• http://iil.com/ba/bacp.asp
  17. 17. BCS International Diploma in BusinessAnalysis• http://certifications.bcs.org/content/ConCertification/51
  18. 18. 18Tips and Tricks• BA Competency Models• Mind Map• BACOE in your organization• Learn-Teach• Mentoring• Lectures, Prof events, Analītiķu vakariņas• Blogs
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