A quick snapshot … A day in the life of a business analyst

I just had a conversation with some business analysts about the methodology and approach used by good analysts. But in the end we found this pattern seemed to capture the daily and even weekly cycle of being a BA. Continue reading A quick snapshot … A day in the life of a business analyst

I thought training was easy – what is going on here?

I spend a lot of my time training people in areas such as agile project delivery, business and product innovation and business analysis. Allegedly I spend around 50% of my time running training sessions, while I also spend time consulting or providing “transition management” to help an organisation through change.But against all expectation I have been seeing an increase in demand for training over the last year and seem to be spending 90% of my time running training or facilitating workshops. This is great because I am getting a steady and interesting supply of work.  But it also led me to start wondering how the training landscape is shifting.

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