By Cadle, James; Eva, Malcolm; Hindle, Keith; Paul, Debra; Rollason, Craig; Turner, Paul; Yeates, Donald
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Does the process require documents to be passed around the organisation unnecessarily? Is there the potential for delays or the introduction of errors? yy The people – do they have the required skills for the job? How motivated are they? Do they understand the business objectives that they need to support? yy The organisation – is there a supportive management style? Are jobs and responsibilities well defined? Is there collaborative cross-functional working? 9 BUSINESS ANALYSIS yy The information – do the staff have the information to conduct their work effectively?
3 The POPIT™ model showing the views of a business system Organisation Information & Technology People Processes This model shows us the different aspects, and the correspondences between them, that business analysts need to consider when analysing a business system. For each area, we might consider the following: yy The processes – are they well defined and communicated? Is there good IT support or are there several ‘work-arounds’ in existence? Does the process require documents to be passed around the organisation unnecessarily?
For example, the ‘expert BA’ award developed by the BA Manager Forum requires candidates to demonstrate significant experience in leading analysis initiatives. The potential of business analysis to innovate and transform has in some organisations propelled the role to senior levels with executive level reporting. Different levels of leadership – self, project, organisation and wider world – have been recognised with regard to the business analyst role (Pullan and Archer 2013). Self-belief This last quality is one that is often overlooked but is extremely important.