Requirements Don’t Come From Business: They Come From Business Analysis

In my webinars and coaching sessions, I often ask: “Where do the requirements come from?” Almost invariably, the answer is: “Requirements come from business”. Do they, though? When you interview business stakeholders, are they ready to dictate to you what…

Business Analysis Pitfalls: We Only Capture System Requirements

What is a requirement? Most definitions describe a requirement as a “condition or capability needed by a user to solve a problem or achieve an objective”. A condition or capability could be anything – a process step, a new template,…