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Business Analysis
3rd edition

Debra Paul (editor), James Cadle (editor), Donald Yeates (editor), James Cadle (author), Malcolm Eva (author), Keith Hindle (author), Debra Paul (author), Craig Rollason (author), Paul Turner (author), Donald Yeates (author)

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ISBN: 9781780172774
Format: Paperback
Dimensions: 170 x 244
Number of pages: 308
Publication date: 23 SEP 2014
Publisher: BCS, The Chartered Institute for IT




Business analysts must respond to the challenges of today's highly competitive global economy by developing practical, creative and financially sound solutions that will address business problems and grasp new opportunities. This excellent guide sets out the essential toolkit required. It is also ideal for students wanting to gain university and industry qualifications in business analysis and information systems, and is particularly beneficial for those studying for the BCS Professional Certificate in Business Analysis. Important additions in the third edition include expanded discussions regarding gap analysis and benefits management, the impact of Agile software development and an introduction to business architecture.
Business Analysis has been written and now fully updated by a team of experts who are practitioners and educators in the business analysis field.
'An invaluable contribution to a fundamental profession, building on what was an already outstanding second edition. The book’s breadth, depth and extraordinary insight can ensure that any business analysis assignment is supported by expert guidance and latest thinking, helping to increase the chances of successful outcomes in any business'
George Hancock, Head of Corporate Business Analysis, Allianz Insurance PLC

'A useful combination of best practices and in-detail techniques with a great overview of business analysis in an agile environment….an excellent read for people delivering projects at all levels'
Isha Jain, Lead Business Analyst, National Grid, BCS Business Analyst of the Year 2013

Preface

1. WHAT IS BUSINESS ANALYSIS?

2. THE COMPETENCIES OF A BUSINESS ANALYST

3. STRATEGY ANALYSIS

4. THE BUSINESS ANALYSIS PROCESS MODEL

5. INVESTIGATION TECHNIQUES

6. STAKEHOLDER ANALYSIS AND MANAGEMENT

7. MODELLING BUSINESS PROCESSES

8. DEFINING THE SOLUTION

9. MAKING A BUSINESS AND FINANCIAL CASE

10. ESTABLISHING THE REQUIREMENTS

11. DOCUMENTING AND MANAGING REQUIREMENTS

12. MODELLING REQUIREMENTS

13. DELIVERING THE REQUIREMENTS

14. DELIVERING THE BUSINESS SOLUTION

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