Monthly Archives: June 2010

Running Successful Projects: Part One of Three

By Carl Herron, Business Analysis Expert and Instructor Project Management skills are important for Business Analysts.  One of the Knowledge Areas defined by the International Institute for Business Analysis (IIBA®) is Business Analysis Planning and Monitoring.  In many ways, the … Continue reading

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Business Analysis Support Activities at the Three Organization Levels

By Carl Herron, Business Analysis Expert and Instructor Business Analysis Support Activities at the Three Organization Levels Business Analysis skills are useful in supporting all levels in organizations.  As shown in the Organizational Hierarchy below, we can categorize the work … Continue reading

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Underlying Competencies for Business Analysis

By Carl Herron, Business Analysis Expert and Instructor The International Institute for Business Analysis (IIBA®) has categorized the tasks and techniques of Business Analysis into six Knowledge Areas.  These Knowledge Areas are presented in the BABOK® 2.0 (Business Analysis Body … Continue reading

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Does your resume stand out in the crowd?

By Sony Prasad A good resume has never been as important as it is in today’s challenging times. There are only very few companies which are recruiting at this time, and their recruiters are flooded with hundreds of resumes for … Continue reading

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Why Business Analysts need skills in SQL and Relational Database Technology

By Carl Herron, Business Analysis Expert and Instructor In order to be effective, Business Analysts need skills in SQL and relational database technology.  Mind you, BAs are not required have advanced level skills in SQL or stand in as data … Continue reading

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