Business Analysis: Bridging the Gap to Project Success

PDUs

CEUs

1.4

LEVEL

Intermediate

LENGTH

2 Days

PMI Member Early Registration

$1350

PMI Member
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$1455

Non-Member Early Registration

$1495

Non-Member

$1595

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Seminar Description

Various studies conducted by firms such as Forrester Research, Gartner and Software Engineering Institute (SEI) state that 60% to 80% of project failures can be attributed to poorly defined requirements. Organizations have long acknowledged that requirements management best practices are critical to project success. However, many have been slow to change due to misconceptions or engrained beliefs about the role of requirements in the project management life cycle. 
This seminar introduces the requirements management process and provides a practical implementation approach to ensure successful project deliver through a review of Needs Assessments, Requirements Planning,  Elicitation and Analysis, Traceability and Monitoring, and Solution Evaluation. 
 

What You Will Learn

Upon completion of this course, participants will be able to:                

  • Distinguish between different types of requirements and characteristics of good requirements
  • Recognize the importance of stakeholder management and planning the requirements activities
  • Describe the process and key tasks performed in requirements management
  • Identify key components of a requirements management plan
  • Apply techniques to manage and track changes to requirements over the life of the project
  • Understand techniques for evaluating a solution against the business need and assessing the organization's readiness for change

 

PDU Allocation Table

The table below displays the number of professional development units (PDUs) awarded for each PMI® credential, as they align to the PMI Talent Triangle®. Leadership and Strategic PDUs apply evenly across all credentials and Technical PDUs apply only to specific credentials. PDUs will be added in full to all eligible credentials.

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  • Technical
  • Leadership
  • Strategic
  • Total
  • PMP®/PgMP®
  • 14.00
  • 0.00
  • 0.00
  • 14.00
  • PMI-ACP®
  • 0.00
  • 0.00
  • 0.00
  • 0.00
  • PMI-SP®
  • 0.00
  • 0.00
  • 0.00
  • 0.00
  • PMI-RMP®
  • 0.00
  • 0.00
  • 0.00
  • 0.00
  • PfMP®
  • 0.00
  • 0.00
  • 0.00
  • 0.00
  • PMI-PBA®
  • 14.00
  • 0.00
  • 0.00
  • 14.00
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  • Talent Triangle Blue
  • Talent Triangle Green
  • Talent Triangle Purple
  • Complete Talent Triangle

Locations Offered

Mega SeminarsWorld® in Orlando

28 - 29 June 2017 Orlando Florida, United States


Mega SeminarsWorld® offers the same opportunity to gain in-depth knowledge from PPPM experts in small group settings that you find at any SeminarsWorld program, plus the ability to earn additional PDUs outside the classroom and build your professional network through shared meals and receptions attended by more than 600 participants. Register by 15 May for early bird rates, and through 31 May, save on guest rooms at the Caribe Royal. PMI is offering a $50 hotel voucher that can b
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Caribe Royale

SeminarsWorld® in Indianapolis

17 - 18 July 2017 Indianapolis Indiana, United States


Join our expert SeminarsWorld® instructors in Indianapolis to learn how to capture customer requirements, enhance project performance management and manage risk on projects. Earn up to 28 PDUs and 2.8 Continuing Education Units (CEUs) while you learn with your peers in small-group, topic-intensive seminars that are aligned with the PMI Talent Triangle®.   Register by 5 June for early bird rates, and through 26 June, save on guest rooms at the Hyatt Regency Indianapolis.
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Hyatt Regency Indianapolis

SeminarsWorld® in Chicago (31 October - 1 November)

31 October - 1 November 2017 Chicago Illinois, United States

Early Registration: 9 August 2017


SeminarsWorld® in Chicago offers seminars aligned with the PMI Talent Triangle® that will help you with creative problem solving, teach you how to stop project productivity killers, how to lead strategic initiatives, and more.    SeminarsWorld Chicago complements PMI® Global Conference activities and education sessions. Two sets of SeminarsWorld programs are available this year in Chicago. The first takes place from 24-27 October, at the Marriott Marquis
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Hyatt McCormick Place

SeminarsWorld® in Miami

6 - 7 December 2017 Miami Florida, United States

Early Registration: 30 October 2017


Join our expert SeminarsWorld® instructors in Miami to network and learn with your peers in small-group, topic-intensive seminars aligned with the PMI Talent Triangle®, while you earn up to 28 PDUs and 2.8 Continuing Education Units (CEUs). Register by 30 October 2017 for early bird rates, and through 10 November, save on guest rooms at the Miami Marriott Dadeland.
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Miami Marriott Dadeland

Event Instructors

Instructor

Shika Carter
PMP, PgMP
Locations: Orlando, Indianapolis, Chicago, Miami

Shika Carter is a consultant and trainer specializing in the business analysis and project management disciplines. She has managed complex technology projects in the financial services, telecommunications, and transportation industries. Shika is highly skilled in strategic planning of technology infrastructure deployment projects. As a seasoned professional with more than fifteen years of experience, her areas of expertise include project management, business analysis, development and implementation of program management office (PMO) policies and procedures, stakeholder relationship management, requirements engineering and management, training, and mentoring. She received her bachelor’s degree in Management Information Systems and is an active member of the International Institute of Business Analysis (IIBA) and Project Management Institute (PMI).

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