Here are 7 tips to help you prepare for and pass the exam, based on interactions with Business Analysts who recently took the CBAP exam and passed.
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Elicitation is unarguably one of the most important activity performed by a business analyst. It describes the tasks performed by a business analyst to obtain information from all required stakeholders. Elicitation involves extracting or drawing forth information from stakeholders or other sources, primarily on business needs and requirements. Business analysts perform elicitation activities through direct communication with stakeholders, carrying out research or experimentation or they may simply be handed over the required information.
Business Analysis discipline is fairly broad and thus the roles & responsibilities of a business analyst are wide-ranging. A business analyst has to get involved at various stages of system development and interact with stakeholders across different functions having varied roles, interests and influence over the scheme of things. He/she has to manage the complete lifecycle of requirements and ensure that all relevant stakeholders reach consensus on the requirements so that desired business goals can be achieved.
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