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I am a senior in college majoring in Management Information Systems.
I’ve recently interned with a company as a Business Analyst and decided that’s what I want to be when I grow up.
I am wondering if there is any certifications or training I should do before I graduate in May 2013.
If so- are there some that are more prestigious than others? Any to stay away from?
Obviously I want to gain more knowledge, have a better understanding and develop some useful skills before graduating and becoming a BA.
I am electrical engineer with vast background in project management, excellent computing skills and a sharp analytical mind with knowledge of SAP.
I am planning to change my career and move to a different career i.e. Business Analyst.
How much time it will take to complete the course and how much the course would cost!
What are job prospects and
How much salary can I expect after I complete the course.
I have been in banking for over eight years now as a wire transfer investigations officer.
I recently completed my BSc in Computing and Information Systems and at present I’m awaiting results.
I left my job at the bank to complete my final year and I’m considering entering the information technology field. I am aspiring to become a business analyst and would like guidance as to what should be my next step.
I have being looking at your Business Analyst Boot camp training and I am quite keen in doing this but I got couple of questions to ask.
Firstly: I come from a programming background so I have no knowledge or experience of Business Analysis (BA).
This will be a fresh start for me. After completing this training will I be able to find a JOB?
I have 7 years of recruitment & HR background and I want to make a career transition to Business Analysis.
How do I go about doing that?
Make a career change from a position as a Human Resource recruiting job to a business analyst. Use skills you would use as a business analyst to make this transition, from asking all the right questions and evaluating your decision to documentation and every other detail. Build a resume’ right where you are to get the experience and land a career as a business analyst.
I have 18 years of project management, sales, sales management experience in the automotive and playground recreational products industry and I recently decided that I want to become a Business Analyst.
My experience with problem solving complex issues, sales, project management experience and running a small business gives me a broad base of experience which appears to fit nicely with what this type of position requires.
This question was submitted by Anit Patel, a Business Analyst & Software Tester from Sydney, Australia.
I have completed my B.E in Computer Engineering and my Masters in Information Technology (IT).
Now I am working in Software Testing from more than 4 years at the moment. Now, I am looking towards a career in Business Analysis or Project Mgmt.
I will also be more interested in doing BA in Banking Domain later on….
What would be the best way to proceed in my situation ?
How to find time to take up this BA training —
I have a 8 months baby with wife who is also sick . I need to get this certification at any cost.
How To Find Time For Business Analyst Certifications
Time is limited to 24 hours each day, so it is important to know how to manage the ticks of the clock that make us increasingly more aware of the importance of each breath we take.
I am working towards becoming a business analyst in state government and I would like to transfer my supervisor skills over into this field.
What should my first steps be to prepare for this transition?
I have a strong interest in entering the business analyst field as a career path, however, it is very difficult to access this field as a state government worker.
Many individuals have entered this field by knowing someone or networking.