In this video, learn about what written skills create great outcomes for BAs.
I hear a lot that writing requirements…is the main responsibility of a BA role and I disagree.…The writing should be the easy part…once the verbal, listening, communication, and analysis…has already happened…and the team has an established shared understanding.…Besides writing requirements,…as BAs we write emails, presentations,…and various written communications.…It's an important part of the job and to do it well,…we need to have the right conversations first.…
The things we write…shouldn't take place of those conversations.…They should be a memory of the conversation.…To make written communication successful,…we need to be keenly aware of the audience…and conversations that we've already had.…Otherwise, it's nearly impossible…to do the complex work we do…guessing what angle, audience,…and level of detail to write in.…Some tips for your written requirements.…First, remember that when working with requirements,…your goal is to tell a story from the user point of view…and what's valuable for users.…
Keep requirements as focused on the user…
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