Eric the BA Business Analysis Reading List

Eric’s Business Analysis Reading List #11

I did it! I succesfully completed my CBAP certification exam at the beginning of the month, becoming one of the 1000 certified┬áCanadians. This is a great accomplishment for me, and I’ll use it as a launchpad for a lot of new projects for this blog in 2016. Don’t forget to sign-up for Eric the […]

How Business Analysts can increase IT adoption by small businesses

Information Technology adoption in organizations can be influenced by many factors, from characteristics of the technology itself to softer criteria like external pressures or inside culture. The size of the company, the industry where it’s evolving, or the professional background of its management team can also influence IT adoption. Back in 2006, I had the […]

System upgrades should be about business needs first

I got an interesting question from one of my students this semester, when I was introducing my class to the beauty of the system development life cycle. After I told them that to be successful, software projects must┬áhave a strong business foundation and not simply be a technological initiative, one of them asked me that […]