Well, this is my 4th “How I Became ...” article. Of all the articles I’ve written, these have been the most popular. Letting people know your path helps others envision how they can do it too, and that the course is NEVER perfect. It resonates. And I enjoy poking a bit of fun at myself … Continue reading How I Became a Salesforce Business Analyst
Author: Bill Phillips
Hello everyone, If you've not seen my announcement on LinkedIn, I have been very busy developing a course called Preparing for the Agile Analysis Certification Exam. It has been published on the Udemy platform, so it is available to everyone. This is a self-paced version of the course I have taught to Business Analysts across … Continue reading Announcing – AAC Certification Course on Udemy
Visioning is used to determine the desired outcome for an initiative worded in a concise and approachable manner.Agile Extension to the BABOK® Guide – section 7.24 When Patriots coach Bill Belichek meets with his team to begin practices, I would imagine that the first thing he says is something like “Our goal for this season … Continue reading Techniques: Visioning
Being an empathetic agent of change.
How to demonstration of how to utilize the Data Import Wizard in Salesforce.
When dealing with a new installation of Salesforce, one of the first things needed is to load data from whatever sources into the new Salesforce Org. It is essential to consider which information needs to be loaded first.
Outlining my journey into expanding my BA skill-set through Salesforce.
Recently I was talking with someone who is transitioning into Business Analysis. One of the things we talked about is "What other job do you know where you get paid to learn from experts." Our endless curiosity is met by an endless supply of industries, sectors, changing demands, new technologies, and on and on. There … Continue reading We Are Neo
In Agile, many techniques can be used to improve different aspects of the processes. Many of them may on the surface appear to be similar in purpose. But when you look closer, there may be a distinction that favors one over another for specific situations. So, how do we determine which technique is appropriate to … Continue reading Three Factors in Choosing the Best Technique
Coming into Delivery, the Strategy has identified a need to be met, and the Initiative Horizon has identified a solution and its features. When working as an Analyst in the Delivery horizon, the key is to expend the least effort to discover information and support informed decisions about the solution. I’m sure you realize it … Continue reading Goals of Agile Analysis at the Delivery Horizon