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How the creativity is important for the role of a Business Analyst?

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RE: How the creativity is important for the role of a Business Analyst?

Deepak Rana
Deepak Rana
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Author: Sky Beyond the Clouds
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The creativity is very important for the role of a Business Analyst. Please read the below points in order to understand how it would impact the career of a Business Analyst:


1. Business Analysts work on solving the business cases. Their approach is very important in determining whether or not the case would be effectively dealt with. And the approach part comes from the creativity. It is important for them to think of out of the box solutions in order to to be effective and make their contribution. A creative solution saves a lot of energy, time and efforts of the team. Therefore creativity is considerably important for them.

2. Business Analysts work closely with their clients. Be it data collection, research or providing solutions to the clients. Everywhere, they stay in regular touch with their clients. In such a scenario, they have to stay creative to make their worth to the clients. They cannot just use regular methods. That will never impress the clients. Right from their work ethics to problem solving skills, they have to be creative enough.

3. As a Business Analyst one has to constantly interact with different kinds of people. Not just the clients but also the team members and other staff in the organization. Only a creative person can take help from different set of people and leverage that to their own work and produce the quality results. This is where creative minds always stay ahead.

4. Most companies these days ideas exchange programs where everyone is given the opportunity to discuss their ideas with the management. A Business Analyst who is constantly in touch with the management and dealing with business cases can best help the organizations with their creative ideas, only if they are creative enough.

Therefore, creativity is important for any Business Analyst if they want to mark their impression and grow in this field.

RE: How the creativity is important for the role of a Business Analyst?

Rahul Shinde
Rahul Shinde
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Career Consultant at Pinnacle School of Business Management
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Hi,


Greeting's for the day!!!

In Today's fast-paced market scenario, the role of Business Analyst (BA) lends great value to an organization - a BA is a generalist capable of functioning competently in diverse roles.

Outsourcing has become a mainstray in our global economy. Large corporations reduce their operation cost by seeking out the same work quality at lower costs. By outsourcing, a distance between business stakeholer and the programmer is created, creating the need for higher quality and more precise analysis, including creation of documents and fucntional specifications, has risen. With this equipment, an increasing demand for business analysts can be witnessed in our information economy.

Added to this, in a competative, economic landscape, business bodies strive to improve their business processes and reduce costs - Business Analysts are at the Center of most of these initiatives.


Required Skills or Personal Qualities:
Business analysts needs to have:
1. Communicating Details and Concepts
2. Creativity & Technical Skills
3. Conceptual Modelling Skills
4. Curiosity
5. Decomposing the Abstract into Details
6. Mentoring and Coaching
7. Communicating Risks
8. Leveraging the "Parking Lot"
9. Change Management
10. Asking WHY?
11. Impromptu Whiteboard Drawing
12. Analytical Skills
13. Problem Solving Skills
14. Decision-Making Skills
15. Negotiation and Persuasion Skills
16. Managerial Skills.


Roles and Responsibilities:
1. Helping Businesses implement technology solutions in a cost-effective way by determining the requirements of a project or a program
2. Communicating the requirements clearly to stakeholders, facilatators, and partners.
3. Tackle more complex projects
4. Own Enterprise Analysis Responsibilities
5. Understand the Business Process
6. New business domains are NO Problem for Business Analyst
7. Lead the BA Effort
8. Can be consultants for Internal stakeholders.


Career Prospects:
The 2006-2016 U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics (BLS) report predicts BA's will be among the fastest growing IT occupations, while Google, Infosys, Wipro and their like are constantly on the lookout for business analysis graduates with the acumen to undertake critical business projects.

Career prospects for this course are quite promising, with multinational gaints often visiting leading international educational institutions to recruit promising students as Business Analyst. With Business Analysis qualification earned abroad and experience earned during your study tenure, you can start with a salary of about Rs. 4,20,000 and reach Rs. 15,00,000 or even more over the years, as you nurture your career.


The various types of Analytics Jobs:
Analytics jobs are of various types including Data Analytics, Web Analytics, Marketing Analytics, System Analytics, Analytics Consultant, Financial Analytics, Investment Analytics, Business Analytics and so on.


Further doubts or queries feel free to contcat.


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Regards,
Rahul.

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