In my previous post, I said I would create a matrix showing how [expanded] business analyst competencies and leadership qualities can be considered together in order to understand business analyst leadership qualities. Instead, I created a mind map in WiseMapping, a free online mind mapping tool that can also be easily downloaded. (I didn’t spend […]
In a previous post, I wrote that business analysts can be leaders if they display leadership qualities. (The qualities of a leader vary according to the source, but this slideshow by Entrepreneur Magazine is a great compilation.) If a BA is in a Product Owner role, that BA should definitely be acting a leader. The […]
When opinions are expressed or statements are made, I like to ask questions to understand how that conclusion was ‘got to’. That’s the interesting part.
According to the Three Levels of BA Leadership Model, a business analyst leader must begin by developing themselves, and then influence outward.
Isn’t it interesting that the only tasks/events that make it onto my personal schedule are the ones that have been prioritized? Isn’t that exactly how we do work in an agile scrum environment?
I recently rebuilt my website, scrapped my old blog posts, and started over. Why? Two reasons. First, because I failed. Yep, I did. One day early last week, I went to make a few changes on my website, but found I couldn’t because my website had been deleted. I forgot to change the debit card […]