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Business Analysis, IT Modernization

The Real Cost of Aging IT Systems, Part One: How Outdated IT Burdens Budgets

IT leaders know aging technology systems eat away budgets, but what are the real and...

A Song of Stakeholders: Lessons in Stakeholder Buy-In from Game of Thrones

Winter is here. And I’m not talking about the weather. I’m talking about the long,...

Business Analysis, User Experience

Customer Experience for Analysts

Customer Experience – What Is It? Customer experience (CX) is often a term that gets...

DevOps, Federal

Bold, But Not Bold Enough: ACT-IAC on Legacy System Modernization

The American Council for Technology (ACT) and Industry Advisory Council (IAC), collectively known as ACT-IAC, released a...

Business Analysis, Software Development, User Experience

5 Tips for Conducting User Interviews

As a new UX professional, performing a user interview can be a daunting task. Your...

Data Analysis, Software Development

USAJOBS: Using Analytics to Improve Testing Strategies

The USAJOBS Program Management Office understands that better testing leads to a better product for...

Agile Requirements, Business Analysis

3 Steps for Discovery

Discovery is the act of uncovering facts. Within the context of developing a product backlog,...

Agile, Business Analysis

3 Common Misconceptions about Business Process Analysis

I was talking to a colleague about the basic skills every Business Analyst should possess....

Business Analysis

How to Prepare for a Successful Business Process Modeling Session

As Business Analysts, we have all have been in situations where we are new to...

Project Management

Pulling in the Same Direction: Why Development Projects Need BAs

We’ve all been there….  we’ve worked on teams where software developers and project managers work...

Agile Business Analysis, Business Analysis, Professional Development

A Beginner’s Guide to Business Process Analysis

Imagine you are a business analyst and you’ve been brought onto a project to conduct...

Project Management, Scrum

Three Signs Your Project Might Fail

We’ve all been there – a few weeks or months into a project and things...