Markedly different views are often expressed regarding the relative value of subject matter expertise when compared to the technical toolkit or personal skills a BA offers.
The Business Alchemist's Blog
For as long as I can remember (which is quite a long time now!), politicians of all persuasions seem to have been banging on about efficiency in the public services.
I was thinking the other day about how much the word Agile is appearing everywhere at the moment (as well of course as Lean, Six Sigma etc).
One of the major issues for less experienced business analysts is that they often have trouble relating ideas and theories to their practical working lives.
In the early 1990s, Business Process Engineering took the business improvement world by storm.