Project Management Institute

Introduction to Business Analysis


Learn the basics of business analysis and the skills you need to identify business needs and determine solutions in order to better collaborate and achieve project success.  
The common struggle in projects is to get the right people to make decisions at the right time. Kupe Kupersmith, an accomplished BA, auther and speaker, shares how to view and approach analysis so your focus is on reaching the desired outcome. Kupe also provides real-life examples, and you will learn how to tailor your approach when working with different types of people. Whether you’re performing business analysis, mentoring others or involved in projects where analysis is happening – this short course is perfect for you!


What You Will Learn

  • Introduction
  • What is Business Analysis?
  • Defining Requirements
  • What vs. Why
  • The Path
  • Why is Decision Making the Answer?
  • Pitching Business Analysis
  • Is Anything Required?
  • Lean Business Analysis
  • Four Factors that Stop Good Decision Making
  • Summary and Course Wrap-Up

Who Should Take This Course

Anyone involved in projects where analysis is happening. Aspiring Business Analysts. Including those that are graduating from college and those that are looking to make a career change. Business Analysts new to the position and those interested in learning more about the Business Analyst position within organizations. This course is best suited for PMI-BA® and PMP® certification holders.

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