What's included

A self-paced video course, broken into 26 lessons (average 8 minutes) - lifetime access. 

Total 3.5 hours of video plus supplementary course materials (topic articles and videos). 

Instructor support for all learners: asynchronous lesson discussions + 3 video Q&A sessions for each cohort.

Everyone enrolled will receive the Why Change newsletter including all free posts and YouTube videos.

Course curriculum

  • 1

    Is business analysis for you?

  • 2

    Business analysis fundamentals

    • 2.1 What are business requirements?

    • 2.2 Business analysis process

    • 2.3 Planning requirements analysis

    • 2.4 Types of requirements and how to capture them

    • 2.5 Qualities of good requirements

  • 3

    Core business analysis competencies

    • 3.1 Managing stakeholders

    • 3.2 Asking questions

    • 3.3 Meeting facilitation

    • 3.4 Analysis and problem solving

    • 3.5 Business modelling

    • 3.6 Business analyst in waterfall and agile

  • 4

    Prepare for career transition

    • 4.1 Career transition planning

    • 4.2 Job market research and analysis

    • 4.3 Design your professional development plan

    • 4.4 Develop skills and competencies

    • 4.5 Ready for career change?

  • 5

    Make the move

    • 5.1 Resume and application process

    • 5.2 Job interviews

    • 5.3 Hiring Assessments

    • Conclusion


Author and instructor

Yulia Kosarenko

Yulia Kosarenko is a consultant, author, speaker, and coach. Her career spans more than 25 years of bringing IT and business together through business analysis, architecture, analytics, communications, and change management. She is the author of Business Analyst: a Profession and a Mindset and Business Analysis Mindset Digital Toolkit and part-time professor at the Humber College in Toronto, Business Insights and Analytics program. Yulia is active in business analysis and analytics communities, leading webinars, participating in podcasts, coaching, and sharing her thoughts with LinkedIn communities. You can always find her at why-change.com.

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