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Your key to advancing your career as a Business Analyst and beyond

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Your key to advancing your career as a Business Analyst and beyond

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Incredibly good!!

By RadzzyD - Sep 22 2019
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Every single episode of this podcast is a treasure of business analysis &This is not at all an exaggeration! I was a QA Analyst earlier and moved to BA. This podcast has helped me immensely in transforming myself into a better BA.

Well Done

By AvidGamer911 - Feb 07 2019
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I'm actually a Technical Communication major, but I'm interested in pursuing BA as a career. This podcast was not only informative about what skills I'll need to strenghten to reach my goal, but it confirmed that this is a path that resonates with me. I will definitely continue to listen and enjoy.

iTunes Ratings

61 Ratings
Average Ratings
50
6
3
2
0

Incredibly good!!

By RadzzyD - Sep 22 2019
Read more
Every single episode of this podcast is a treasure of business analysis &This is not at all an exaggeration! I was a QA Analyst earlier and moved to BA. This podcast has helped me immensely in transforming myself into a better BA.

Well Done

By AvidGamer911 - Feb 07 2019
Read more
I'm actually a Technical Communication major, but I'm interested in pursuing BA as a career. This podcast was not only informative about what skills I'll need to strenghten to reach my goal, but it confirmed that this is a path that resonates with me. I will definitely continue to listen and enjoy.
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Mastering Business Analysis

Latest release on Jan 21, 2020

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Rank #1: MBA003: How can introverts work well on agile teams – Interview with Ken Howard

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In this episode, consultant and author Ken Howard shares with us how to discover the right method to work with and communicate requirements to project team members.  He also dispels some myths about introverts and helps us to understand how introverts can benefit agile teams. In this episode, Ken shares with us: A method for […]

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Jan 27 2015

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Rank #2: MBA020: The Value of Certifications – Interview with David Mantica

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In this episode, David Mantica, President of ASPE-SDLC, shares his views on the value of professional certifications – both to the individual and to the organization. David Mantica is president of the American Society of Professional Education Inc. (ASPE-SDLC) and has two decades of experience as a business leader in the training industry.  David has participated […]

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May 19 2015

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Rank #3: MBA088: Effective Requirements Workshops

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Lora McCoy shares her five step process for running effective and engaging requirements workshops and discovering requirements quickly.

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Sep 06 2016

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Rank #4: MBA021: Is the Business Analyst Role Just Overhead? Interview with John Sextro

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“Let’s get rid of Business Analysts and ScrumMasters.”  In this episode, we’re joined by John Sextro.  John recently gave a provocative lightening talk at a conference about removing Business Analysts and ScrumMasters from agile teams.  We’ll discuss what this would mean for the BA role. John Sextro has been in the software industry for 21 years and […]

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May 26 2015

30mins

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Rank #5: MBA083: The BA Core Concept Model

Aug 02 2016

40mins

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Rank #6: MBA148: 7 Keys to Succeeding with Agile

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Paula Maychruk helps us uncover the key concepts that allow us to be successful with Agile approaches.

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Jan 30 2018

28mins

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Rank #7: MBA079: Effective Collaboration

Jul 05 2016

26mins

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Rank #8: MBA029: Business Process Improvement – Keep it Simple – Interview with Brian Hunt

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In this episode, Business Process Consultant Brian Hunt shares with us his approach to starting a business process improvement initiative and some simple tools you can use to get started. After listening to this episode, you will understand: How to start a business improvement initiative The right people to talk to to discover improvement opportunities Simple […]

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Jul 21 2015

31mins

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Rank #9: MBA089: Agile Manifesto – What it Means to Business Analysts

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What do the principles behind the Agile Manifesto mean in the context of Business Analysis? Same skills as traditional approaches, but applied differently.

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Sep 13 2016

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Rank #10: MBA063: Starting a Career in Business Analysis

Mar 15 2016

26mins

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Rank #11: MBA082: Addressing Bottlenecks with Theory of Constraints

Jul 26 2016

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Rank #12: MBA185: Business Analysis in Agile

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James Robertson shares some of the challenges associated with an Agile transformation and how Business Analysts can provide the most value to the organization.

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Apr 17 2019

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Rank #13: MBA190: Business Data Analytics

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Organizations need to make better decisions based on real data. Find out how you can bring value in the area of business data analytics.

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Jul 09 2019

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Rank #14: MBA092: Reducing the Risk of Missing Non-Functional Requirements

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Roxanne Miller shares six ways to help reduce the risk of missing non-functional requirements (NFRs).

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Oct 04 2016

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Rank #15: MBA006: The Business Analyst Career Path – Interview with David DeWitt

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Where do I go from here and what are the career opportunities for a Business Analyst?  David DeWitt, President of the Chicagoland chapter of the IIBA and IT Leadership Practice Director at NueVista Group, discusses the Business Analyst career path.     In this episode, David shares with us: Career opportunities for a new Business […]

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Feb 10 2015

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Rank #16: MBA133: What BAs Need to Know About Agile

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Dispel the myths and find out what you need to know about working in an Agile environment.

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Aug 08 2017

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Rank #17: MBA177: Product Backlog Refinement

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Product Backlog Refinement (grooming) is a key activity for any Agile team. Here are some tips and recommendations for successful refinement sessions.

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Jan 08 2019

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Rank #18: MBA170: Persuasion – Get Buy-In for Your Ideas

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Mary Lynn Manns shares techniques you can use to get buy-in for your ideas and influence others to take action.

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Nov 06 2018

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Rank #19: MBA162: The Business Analyst Role and its Real Value

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Glenn Brule discusses the Business Analyst role, its real value proposition, and what you can do to increase the value you provide to your organization.

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Jul 10 2018

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Rank #20: MBA045: The Agile BA – Myths and Misconceptions

Nov 10 2015

26mins

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