A Business Analysis Blog Journey


"The key to pursuing excellence is to embrace an organic, long-term learning process, and not to live in a shell of static, safe mediocrity. Usually, growth comes at the expense of previous comfort or safety."
— Josh Waitzkin

FOCUSED, INTENTIONAL,THINKING

Building your Business Analysis Knowledge

31 OCTOBER 2021  |BUSINESS ANALYSIS KNOWLEGE |  BY PAUL BENN

Building your Business Analysis Knowledge while you wait for a role

 

It makes good sense that to understand the context of something, we need a threshold of knowledge about the topic in question. ... Without such knowledge, it becomes difficult to construct a meaningful mental model of what we are working with or talking about.

 

What is the importance of knowledge in learning business analysis?

Business Analysis Training - A Partnership with Faculty Training Institute

18 OCTOBER 2021  |BUSINESS ANALYSIS TRAINING |  BY PAUL BENN

How do you get skilled as a business analyst?

 

I am super excited to bring you the news that Altitude Journeys is bringing affordable business analysis training to New Zealand through our partnership with Faculty Training Institute, who have over 38 years' experience of training business analysts. Their students can be found all over the world.

Part 3 - How to Side Hustle your career into Business Analysis

16 OCTOBER 2021  |  CAREER PIVOT SERIES  |  BY PAUL BENN

When breaking into business analysis, most people are looking outside their organisation for that role.

 

Switching jobs sideways from one to another to advance their career path, they have made a horizontal career move.

 

However, you don’t always need to leave your organisation to do a horizontal career move.

Part 2 - Pivoting your career - 7 tips to pivot your career successfully

9 OCTOBER 2021  |  CAREER PIVOT SERIES  |  BY PAUL BENN

It is not uncommon for people to know from an early age what they want to pursue as a career and take the steps to accomplish it.

In the previous blog, https://www.altitudejourney.com/Pivot_Your_Career. In this article, we talked about being self-aware.

Not all of us have been lucky enough to fall into the careers we love, while others have been lucky. I have had both experiences in my career.


Having To Pivot Your Career? Follow These Tips To Do It With Confidence

6 OCTOBER 2021  |  CAREER PIVOT SERIES  |  BY PAUL BENN

Career transitions are rarely something people enjoy, especially when they are unprepared for them. Since job searching can be so miserable, many people stay in situations that don't fit well so they can avoid it. Performance slips, happiness disappears with the sunset, and resentment sets in. There's an easier way! Making a career change may even turn out to be a rewarding journey-and you may even enjoy it.


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  • Part 3 - How to Side Hustle your career into Business Analysis

    16 October 2021

  • Part 2 - Pivoting your career - 7 tips to pivot your career successfully

    9 October 2021

  • Having To Pivot Your Career? Follow These Tips To Do It With Confidence

    6 October 2018