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CORRELATION IS NOT CAUSATION

The cliché “correlation is not causation” has an element of truth to it. Actually, MORE than just an element of truth. Too often we are handed a fait accompli of “scientific proof” that is based on correlative studies, but which has not established a confirmed cause and effect relationship. 145 more words

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Importance of Requirements Engineering

According the Standish project benchmarks over the years there has been a significant increase in failure of IT projects and the trend is still continuing. 135 more words

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REQUIREMENTS FOR BUSINESS REQUIREMENTS – Part 4

These business requirement requirements are controversial. There are several reasons, but they all boil down to time and money. The principal objection is that creating and publishing well-written requirements becomes too daunting a task when there are thousands of requirements to list. 33 more words

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Bruce Greenwald Lecture: Strategic Valuation Analysis

Bruce Almighty

Professor Bruce C. N. Greenwald holds the Robert Heilbrunn Professorship of Finance and Asset Management at Columbia Business School and is the academic Director of the Heilbrunn Center for Graham & Dodd Investing. 231 more words

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REQUIREMENTS FOR BUSINESS REQUIREMENTS - Part 3

Business requirements are not exactly specifications, but they are close. They “specify” an understanding of your business model in terms that can be communicated clearly to other members of your team. 32 more words

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Foundation JPS - Analytical Fields

Research Studies / Market Survey / Impact Evaluation Studies.

  • Market Analysis
  • Demand Assessment
  • Product Research
  • Industry Specific Research Studies
  • Area Planning
  • Impact Evaluation Studies

Every traditional BA's secret dream

My journey towards falling in love with Business analysis started in my 2nd year of studying Business Informatics. I had read a few extracts on what this vocation is about whenever I would browse through my books during study time, but of course I still felt I needed to dive in a little deeper. 597 more words

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