The App Dilemma

The App Dilemma

This is exactly how I feel about mobile app development. One the one hand, you have a nice easy path to the final app. Your app works on all of the major mobile platforms (let's just say android and iOS for arguments sake), you have one (or at least, close
3 Common User Story Mistakes

3 Common User Story Mistakes

User stories are a great way to manage requirements, they are small, light, to the point and make the benefit of any requirement explicit. However, just like traditional requirements, there is a skill required to 'get them right'. Below is a quick hash up of some user story mistakes. 1.
The 5 Why's Technique

The 5 Why's Technique

One of the simplest techniques known to a BA can, in some cases, be the most effective. We call this technique, "The 5 Why's". What Is It The 5 Whys technique is a form of root cause analysis, which originated within Toyota, and is now a fundamental part of many

How a BA is Like a Waiter

I read an interesting article recently, that used a restaurant scenario to highlight why the customer shouldn't see the inner workings of how food is created in the kitchen, and a lot of this rings true in the world of the BA too. The Roles Let's explain the roles in