Systems Thinking for Business Analysts: Understanding ‘Messy’ Problems (1 Day, Short Course)

Online Live Course

In this practical and hands-on one day course, you will hear about the importance of systems thinking in a business analysis context. This course is run in collaboration with ITWorks. For full event information, pricing and registration information, please click on the link below. Attendees who successfully attend the course will: • Understand the danger of 'silver-bullet'… Read More »Systems Thinking for Business Analysts: Understanding ‘Messy’ Problems (1 Day, Short Course)

The Power to Change the Digital World: Business Analysis, Empathy and Ethics with Rachel Drinkwater

About the WebinarWe live in an ever-increasingly digital world. Even before the pandemic, we shopped, socialised, played games, took courses, did our banking and so much more online and using digital tools. As business analysts, this digital transformation of society has changed and shaped our roles, bringing us closer and closer to customer-facing tools and… Read More »The Power to Change the Digital World: Business Analysis, Empathy and Ethics with Rachel Drinkwater

Building a Business Analyst Career Path with Laura Brandenburg – a Serendipity pre-conference webinar

In this #SerendipityFest pre-conference webinar, we'll be joined by Laura Brandenburg to discuss the BA career path. Are you wondering what's next for you in your career? Are you frustrated because your employer doesn't have a well-defined career path? Or perhaps they do have one, but it doesn't align with where you want to go?… Read More »Building a Business Analyst Career Path with Laura Brandenburg – a Serendipity pre-conference webinar

Achieving Business Agility with Lyn Girvan & Will Izzard – a Serendipity pre-conference webinar

In this #SerendipityFest pre-conference webinar, we'll be joined by Lyn Girvan & Will Izzard of CMC to discuss the tricky topic of business agility. Being a truly agile organisation is something most aspire to. Organisations must respond and adapt faster than ever before just to stay in business and many are looking to undertake their… Read More »Achieving Business Agility with Lyn Girvan & Will Izzard – a Serendipity pre-conference webinar

Serendipity Festival – A FREE Half Day Event Focusing On Business Analysis, Change & More

Time is shown in UK Time/BSTIf you are in a different time zone, you may find this tool useful. The festival program blends a thought provoking selection of presentations and panel sessions with less formal ‘Serendipity’ sessions where you’ll have the chance to meet, network and chat with people from around the world. The program… Read More »Serendipity Festival – A FREE Half Day Event Focusing On Business Analysis, Change & More

The Importance of “Showing Up”: Psychology, Impostor Syndrome and Baggage – with Lior Locher

About The WebinarShowing up. This is about living ourselves out loud, and what happens when we dare to do that. And all our editing strategies. We will touch on psychology, impostor syndrome, our “baggage”, navigating our different selves and portfolios, the role of context, offering our services, and what can happen when you show up.… Read More »The Importance of “Showing Up”: Psychology, Impostor Syndrome and Baggage – with Lior Locher

Virtual Event: BA Open Mic

Join us for the Business Analysis Open Mic Night — an immersive, informal and interactive chance to discuss all things BA related (and many other things besides!). This is not your usual webinar. In this session, webcams and microphones will be switched on, and you’ll have the opportunity to ‘grab the mic’ and speak for… Read More »Virtual Event: BA Open Mic

Analyst to Architect with David O’Hara

Online Webinar

About the WebinarThis webinar aims to explore the key similarities and differences in skillset, toolset and mindset between Business Analysts & Business Architects (as well as touching on adjacent disciplines such as Service Design and Solution Architecture). You'll hear what makes a ‘good’ business architect and outline some possible career paths from Analyst to Architect.… Read More »Analyst to Architect with David O’Hara

BA Fringe: Season 3 Kick-off: Public Speaking, Diversity, Vision & Digital Transformation

Online Live Event

(S3E1): Series 3: Episode 1 Join us for the kick off for Season 3! BAFringe is a one-hour, livestreamed event that discusses ideas on the fringes of business analysis. This includes new perspectives, new ideas, and concepts from disciplines that intersect with business analysis. In this episode we'll hear topics including: ✔ PUBLIC SPEAKING: -… Read More »BA Fringe: Season 3 Kick-off: Public Speaking, Diversity, Vision & Digital Transformation

Business Analysis Agility and Systems Thinking

Online Live Course

Change happens fast. Organisations must be more agile today if they are to keep up with events and changing needs. But there remains one indisputable foundation for any kind of change or development effort — there must be a clear and unambiguous interpretation of the problems being addressed, and that any change introduced must be truly valuable to the… Read More »Business Analysis Agility and Systems Thinking

Up and down the Deliberately Adaptive Organisation – business agility at every scale with Mike Burrows

A modern take on a 70's classic, we take some of the tools of modern product and organisation development and plug them into Stafford Beer's Viable System Model, a model that (still) describes organisations of all sizes that have the drive to survive in a changing environment. The result of this exercise will feel remarkably… Read More »Up and down the Deliberately Adaptive Organisation – business agility at every scale with Mike Burrows

Virtual Event: BA Open Mic

Online Live Event

Time is shown in UK time (BST) This is not your usual webinar. In this session, webcams and microphones will be switched on, and you’ll have the opportunity to ‘grab the mic’ and speak for up to 3 minutes on a topic of your choice. Each 3 minute slot will be followed by a chance for… Read More »Virtual Event: BA Open Mic