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5 Key Skills To Move From BA to Product Owner

5 Key Skills To Move From BA to Product Owner

Moving into a Product Owner role means taking on more decision making authority.  Taking this authority on doesn’t mean you make decisions without input from others.  It means you understand your leaders and stakeholders so well that they trust you to make decisions on their behalf.

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Positioning The BA Role For Value In Your Organizations

Everything BAs Do Involve Three Things We all know how valuable business analysis is to organizations. As complex as our work is it all boils down to: Solving Problems Enabling Change Making Good Decisions Problem-solving, change, and decisions are everyone’s...

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4 Ways Great BAs Get The New Year Started Right!

Review, Renew, and Reconnect in 2021! Don’t let the new year sneak up on you. Now is the perfect time to follow these four simple ways to start the new year off right, and take charge of what you are getting out of your career and life. Take some time to plan your...

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Remote Work Is Here To Stay, How Should My Goals Change?

Note: This blog post is an update to an original post from 2019: It's getting hot in here! Are you feeling the heat as we move into the second half of the year? Current Scenarios Remote work has given everyone something that used to be lacking, the most valuable...

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Introducing Pathways – Ready…Set…START!

Getting Started is Half the BAttle Mark Twain has a pretty amazing, and relatable quote about starting something to get ahead. The secret to achieving anything is just the actual act of starting! All too often our project work and demands of others interfere with our...

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BAs and POs: Are You Asking the Right Questions?

Note: This blog post is an update to a previous blog post Five High-Impact Questions Every BA Should Be Using. It's been updated to address how we are working right now. The Current Situation Let's face it, we are under so much deadline pressure that it seems like we...

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What is a Modern BA?

The Definition of a Modern BA A Modern BA is a BA who leads a group through a problem solving and solution process with the customer/user at the center of the analysis, knowing that all other details will follow. A deeper dive into what constitutes a Modern BA is a...

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