Published on February 16, 2014
Business Analysis Scrum/Agile Methodology & Relation to Project Management Hicham Zinalabdin ! 1 Feb 5, 2014 !
What is “Business Analysis”? Business analysis is a research discipline of identifying business needs and determining solutions to business problems. 2
What is “Business Analysis”? REQUIREMENTS SOLUTION COMMUNICATION 3
BA vs. Consultant Consultant is a Business Analyst with more domain experience. 4
What is Project Management? The discipline of planning, organizing, motivating, and controlling resources to achieve specific goals. 5
Did you know 25%-40% of all spending on projects is wasted is a result of re-work1? 70% - 85% of all project rework costs are due to errors in requirements2? 1 Hass, Kathleen B. "Business Analysis Center of Excellence." Projects@Work. 2 Bartholomew, Doug. "Prescription for Better Projects." AllBusiness. 6
Leadership Problem Solving Decision Making Cri2cal Thinking Strategic Perspec2ves Business Analysis Works construc2vely with team Coaches others Project Management Mo2va2on of team Gives direc2on and is role model leader Takes responsibility Gathers and presents business and process op2ons Clearing roadblocks Establishes facts Confron2ng issues Determines root causes Plans eﬀort and facilitates problem solving techniques Analyses impact of decisions Manages approval & sign oﬀ Resource Management Analyses trends and make improvement recommenda2ons Priori2es and Schedule conﬂicts Converts data into informa2on Sees strategy at product and process level Inﬂuencing Detailed knowledge within industry Managing expecta2ons Builds rapport with team and customers Communica2on & Interpersonal Key report wri2ng skills Rela2ng to team & customers Time Management Work package priori2za2on Deliver on 2me Change control Scope Management Schedule Planning Sees organisa2on strategy and knows project integra2on issues Wide knowledge of industry but not detailed Managing expecta2ons Variance management Inﬂuences major events and adapts style to gain ‘buy in’ Stakeholder communica2on Verbal presenta2ons High level status repor2ng Schedule Management SeSng priori2es Ref.: http://www.bptg.org/bptgDisplayEvent.aspx?id=67 7
Business Analysis! Framework Methodologies ITERATIVE WATERFALL 8
Business Analysis! Scrum/Agile Methodology Product Owner Scrum Planning Daily Scrum Backlog Scrum Master Sprint Review Scrum Dev. Team Sprint Retrospective 9
Business Analysis! Scrum/Agile Methodology 10
Business Analysis! Scrum/Agile Methodology TO LEARN MORE, GO TO: ScrumTrainingSeries.com 11
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