Announcement: How To Answer Business Analyst Interview Questions

Announcement: How To Answer Business Analyst Interview Questions

How To Answer Business Analyst Interview Questions
How To Answer Business Analyst Interview Questions

If you are looking for a scientific way to boost your business analysis skills or ace your Business Analyst Job Interviews, start using practice tests.

Research has shown that practice tests or quizzes improve retention, recall or understanding.

Research has also proven that workers who study and take quizzes have better long-term recall than their colleagues who study without taking quizzes.

Don’t use practice tests only in preparation for certification exams because they are useful for much more than that!

Transfering Skills from Information Technology (IT) Architect To Business Analyst

Transfering Skills from Information Technology (IT) Architect To Business Analyst
Transferring To Business Analyst From Information Technology Architect
Transferring To Business Analyst From Information Technology Architect

If you are interested in making the leap by transferring your skills to a new industry, read the rest of this post!

Although each career is different, there are still basic principles that apply whenever you transition to a new job, career or industry. These include:

  1. Identifying the transferable professional skills that are common to both industries, jobs or careers

  2. Updating your resume so that it reflects where you are going to and not where you are coming from

The Future For ENFP Personality Type As A Business Analyst

The Future For ENFP Personality Type As A Business Analyst

The Business Analyst Career Coaching service answers challenging questions about business analyst careers. Click here to submit your own question.

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Ask A Business Analyst - Career Coaching Question
Ask A Business Analyst - Career Coaching Question

BACKGROUND

Law, Business degree, IT course (Cobol). I worked as a Cobol junior mainframe developer for 2 years.

Thereafter I worked as a project manager/Operations specialist / frontline customer interface (no training or knowledge) for 3 years.

Due to severe burnout I was unable to work for 5 years.

The last 2 years of my health sabbatical I studied another IT Course – Java, SQL, Javascript, HTML, Flash)

How to Write Good Business Requirements

How to Write Good Business Requirements

Write Better Requirements

Nearly "two-thirds of all IT projects fail" because of poor requirements.

This is one of the reasons why stakeholders, customers and interested parties argue over or fail to come to a consensus on the requirements or scope of a project.

In one project, requirements were being constantly rewritten, tossed out or reincorporated depending on who was in charge of the meeting.

In addition, time and budget overruns plagued the project because the parties could not agree on what each requirement really meant.

Finally, the implementation staff started resigning or asking to be transferred to other projects.